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Bologna is a city in northern Italy's Emilia-Romagna region. Known for its rich history, university atmosphere, and culinary scene, it offers an interesting mix of cultural attractions and delicious food experiences. Bologna's central location makes it a good base for exploring the Emilia-Romagna region, with day trips possible to cities like Modena and Parma. The city itself is home to medieval architecture, including towers like the Asinelli and Garisenda, along with grand squares like Piazza Maggiore. The weather is generally moderate, with warm summers and cool winters.

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Airports near Bologna

Reach Bologna your way. You can easily travel to Bologna using any of these 4 airports.

Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport

This is the main international airport serving Bologna and is located just 6 kilometres northwest of the city centre. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.


Florence Airport

Although not as close as Bologna Airport, Florence Airport is still within a reasonable driving distance from Bologna, approximately 85 kilometres southeast. It is a regional airport with connections to major European cities.


Milan Malpensa Airport

If you are unable to find a suitable flight to Bologna, Milan Malpensa Airport is another option. It is located approximately 200 kilometres northwest of Bologna and offers a wide range of international flights.


Venice Marco Polo Airport

Similarly, if you are unable to find a direct flight to Bologna, Venice Marco Polo Airport is another alternative. It is located approximately 160 kilometres northeast of Bologna and offers connections to various European destinations.

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Things to do in Bologna

Exploring Bologna's many attractions can be overwhelming, so we've handpicked our top 3:

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Piazza Maggiore and San Petronio Basilica

At the heart of Bologna lies the Piazza Maggiore, a sprawling square surrounded by historic buildings and bustling with activity. Dominating this square is the Basilica di San Petronio, one of the largest churches in the world. Visitors can marvel at its Gothic architecture, explore its lavish interior, and even climb up to its terrace for a panoramic view of the city.

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The Two Towers

Bologna's iconic Asinelli and Garisenda towers offer breathtaking views. The 97-meter Asinelli Tower has 498 steps to climb, while the leaning Garisenda Tower is mentioned in Dante's "Divine Comedy."

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The Quadrilatero

Discover the ancient market near Piazza Maggiore. Explore narrow streets with shops selling fresh produce, crafts, and delectable Italian delights like pasta, cured meats, and tortellini. A sensory feast for food lovers. Don't miss it!

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