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Here are some ideas for your stay in Bologna

Tourist information

Located in the center of Emilia Romagna, of which it is the regional capital, Bologna represents an excellent starting point for discovering the countless artistic, cultural and naturalistic treasures of the region.

Here are two suggestions for your visits:

15 ideas for trips out of Bologna for the most fascinating places in Emilia Romagna

and 10 day trips from Bologna by train  not to be missed.

Bologna can also be a good starting point to reach nearby cities, locations of important fairs and events:

    • Milan (Salone del Mobile, Artigiano in Fiera, Linea Pelle ecc)

    • Verona (Vinitaly, Fieragricola, Fieracavalli, ecc) 

    • Florence (Pitti Immagine) 

    • Venice (Carnevale, Mostra Internazionale del Cinema, Biennale Internazionale d’Arte, Regata Storica, ecc.) 

    • Parma (Mercanteinfiera, Cibus, Salone del Camper) 

    • Rimini (Rimini Wellness)

    • Ferrara (Buskers Festival)

    • Imola (Autodromo Internazionale Enzo Ferrari)


All these locations are reachable within one hour via train, allowing you to comfortably return to Bologna in the evening.

Here you can consult timetables and prices for traveling by train: