Novotel Bologna Fiera

The Novotel Bologna Fiera is a modern 4 star hotel with 207 rooms, strategically located in the heart of the Exhibition district, 3km from the centre of Bologna and main railway station, 7km from the airport and with easy access from the Bologna Fiera exit of the A14 highway and the Tangenziale (200 m). Ideal for business trips, it is close to the Convention Centre and also offers 8 meetings rooms (300 guests), business corner, WiFi access, Novotelcafé restaurant (24hours) a bar, pool parking.

Booking procedure: To make a booking please write an e-mail on : reservations@novotelbolognafiera.com
Telephone: +39 051 63 77 71
Contact: Ms. Laura Pillari or Ms. Laura Grillo
Code to write on the reservation to have the preferential rate: Altfuels 2016

Tourism

For any information and reservations:
BOLOGNA WELCOME
Tel.: +39 051 6583190
email: incoming@bolognawelcome.it

Bologna da svelare

A walk back in the city’s history admiring medieval towers and historical monuments which watch over and protect the city. The historical centre of Bologna is rich of important Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque artistic monuments, therefore, it has been qualified by UNESCO as the largest in the world.

VALIDITY: Everyday.
DURATION: 2 hours
INCLUDED IN THE RATE: Skilled tourist guide;
ITINERARY: Piazza Maggiore, entry to San Petronio church, Piazza della
Mercanzia, the ancient market area, entry to Santa Maria della Vita (Compianto by Niccolò dell’Arca), Archiginnasio courtyard, Due Torri (the itinerary is subject to change based on locations’ closures / openings)

RATE: € 15,00 p/person (minimum 10 people)

Enjoy Bologna

A tasty journey to discover the wine and food culture of Bologna,
hrough the traditional flavours that made it world-famous.

VALIDITY: From Monday to Saturday
DURATION: 2 hours
INCLUDED IN THE RATE: Wine and food tour in the city centre with a skilled Italian/English speaking tourist guide; Tasting of the following Eno-gastronomic specialities: chocolate made by ancient factory, rich dried and cold meats and regional wine.
RATE: € 25,00 p/person (minimum 10 people)

Palazzo Re Enzo

An exclusive tour to discover one of the most important palace in
the city, Palazzo Re Enzo.
This 13th-century palace reveals the legends of King Enzo, the illegitimate son of Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II, who was held here by papal forces between 1249 and 1272.

VALIDITY: From Monday to Friday
DURATION: 1 hour
INCLUDED IN THE RATE: Skilled tourist guide; Exclusive entry to Palazzo Re Enzo; Aperitif.
RATE: € 55.00 p/person (minimum 10 people)

Tower break Food Experience

Tower break is a totally unique experience: the splendour of Bologna medieval towers meets the flavours of the most renowned Italian culinary tradition. Tower break offers an unusual itinerary: from the towers of the historical city centre up to the panoramic terrace of the Prendiparte.

VALIDITY: everyday
DURATION: 3 hours
INCLUDED IN THE RATE: Walk around the streets of the historical city centre in the shadow of Bologna’s medieval towers with a local guide; Stroll around the old market to select together the highest quality local products in the historic shops; Visit to the Prendiparte Tower; Tasting of the local products selected at the food market with a glass of wine on the panoramic terrace of the Prendiparte Tower.
RATE: € 45,00 p/person (minimum 15 people)

Savouring Bologna

3-hour cookery classes to discover the flavours of traditional Emilia-Romagna cuisine. Practical sessions to learn how to prepare some of the most famous dishes from our region. The spacious professional workshop used by A Scuola di Gusto can host numerous enthusiasts who wish to enjoy a great dining experience.

VALIDITY: Everyday
DURATION: 3 hours
LANGUAGE: English
INCLUDED IN THE RATE: Practical cookery course run by Chefs; Product tasting; Attendance certificate.
RATE: from € 100,00 p/person (minimum 15 people)

Gelatology

The perfect workshop for the most curious gelato lovers.
Instructors from Carpigiani Gelato University will present the wide range of gelato products: sorbets, milk-based gelato, gelato treats, and gelato cakes! A delicious guided tasting through different kinds of gelato and museum guided tour.

VALIDITY: From Tuesday to Saturday
DURATION: 2 hours
INCLUDED IN THE RATE: Skilled tourist guide; Carpigiani gelato Museum tour; workshop.
RATE: € 25.00 p/person (minimum 1 people)

Discover Ferrari & Pavarotti Land

A complete tour by which you will discover a great number of typical excellences of the territory:
Ferrari and its Museums, the Pavarotti’s home Museum, prestigious food producers concerning P.D.O.
Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena, P.D.O Parmigiano Reggiano, Lambrusco wine, typical sausages and their Museum as well as famous art monuments, fascinating squares, palaces and cathedrals. Book you passport and join us!

VALIDITY: Everyday. The passport is valid for 2 days
TIMETABLE: 09.00am departure from Bologna Centrale Train Station
DURATION: 7 hours
SPOKEN LANGUAGE: Italian/English
PROGRAM AND STOPS: Departing from Bologna train station with a stop also to the Modena’s one, the shuttle buses will
make the following stops:

  • Enzo Ferrari Museum (MEF) in Modena and Ferrari Museum in Maranello
  • Luciano Pavarotti House Museum
  • Panoramic tour by bus inside Ferrari Factory area and Fiorano test track area
  • Visit to Wine & Food production plants (Balsamic Vinegar, Lambrusco Wine, Parmigiano Cheese or typical
    Charcuterie)

INCLUDED IN THE RATE: Transfers by shuttle bus; Entrance tickets to Museums; Guided visits into the cellars, wineries, dairies and farms
RATE: € 60,00 p/person (minimum 1 people)