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Parma, Verona and Bologna
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Parma, Bologna and Verona

Bologna, Parma, Modena: the very names evoke images of plump tortellini, aged Parmesan cheeses and flavourful balsamic vinegar.

Take an unforgettable journey to the birthplace of such culinary treasures as home-made stuffed pasta, ragù alla Bolognese and Lambrusco.

We create private, tailor made itineraries to your needs and specifications, built around your interests, in private and at your own pace.
Contact us to fully customize your Parma, Bologna and Verona tour.

01 / Sample Tour

  • day 1 Varignana / Palazzo di Varignana
  • day 2 Varignana / Parmiggiano & Parma Tour
  • day 3 Varignana / Bologna & Modena Tour
  • day 4 Cordevigo / Villa Cordevigo
  • day 5 Cordevigo / Truffle Hunt
  • day 6 Cordevigo / Departure
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Itinerary Highlights

Explore local villages, fresh food markets, and ancient Roman cultural sites in a region regarded by Italians as one of the country’s gastronomic heartlands, Emilia Romagna will delight you with its authentic atmosphere, rich lifestyle, and exceptional cuisine.

After this discovery-tour of Emilia Romagna you will head to the Verona countryside for another incredible experience in the Valpolicella region. Here you will stay in the 5-star luxury wine resort of Villa Cordevigo.

The experience will include guided tours of the ancient town centres of Parma, Verona and Bologna, including the Duomo (Cathedral), Baptistry, and Farnese Theater, as well as other local points of interest that make these cities of art famous worldwide.

When in Modena discover the best of Italy’s motoring heritage with a visit to the Ferrari and Lamborghini museums. 

To satisfy your foodie soul instead, we have prepared some special activities, including a guided tasting tour of a local dairy farm where the famous Parmigiano Reggiano cheese is produced. We will also take you to a plant that produces the famed Prosciutto di Parma ham and to a local wine cellar, Vini dei Colli di Parma, at the foot of the Parma hills, where you will be given a tasting lunch of gourmet products and local wines. 

Transfer to the Parma countryside known as the “Bassa Parmense” (flat countryside of Parma), where you will be treated to another unique experience. First you will be welcomed at the farm by Chef Massimo Spigaroli, the “King of Ham,” where you will learn about the prime-cut ham, “Culatello di Zibello.” After a brief introduction it will be time to start cooking in one his signature cooking classes that focusses on a variety of meats. And you will be able to see how Aceto Balsamico Tradizionale di Modena (the famed balsamic vinegar of Modena) is made by a visit to a local producer.

02 / Activities and Services

  • 24/7 Concierce Service
  • Exclusive Travel App
  • VIP Airport Assistance

  • 5 Nights In Luxury Boutique Hotels

  • Francciacorta Premium Wine Tour
  • Fine Dining At Leonefelice Restaurant
  • Premium Barolo and Barbera Wine Tour
  • Michelin Starred Dinner With Truffle
  • Exclusive Truffle Hunt Experience
  • White Truffle Trade Fair
  • All Private Transfers by Mercedes
  • Luxo Italia Benefits
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Envision your Italian dream.

Our journeys are private, customized, luxury travel experiences.
Read through our suggested itinerary below, and then contact us for a unique tour that is customized according to your interests and schedule.

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