Parma Classic Walking Tour

Parma Classic Walking Tour

Parma has a wealth of sightseeing draws, many of them linked to the years when this was a Farnese and Bourbon dukedom. Learn how the locals' taste for the good life has evolved into a global brand through Parma ham and Parmesan cheese.

About this activity

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Duration: 2.5 hours
Starting times 10:00 AM, 2:30 PM
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Live tour guide
English, French, Italian

Experience

Highlights
  • See the city's main square
  • Visit historical palaces
  • Admire a Farnese theater
Full description
This tour takes you on a journey from the Roman era in Parma, through to the Middle Ages. You will discover the beauty of Romanesque designs and the rich heritage of the Renaissance here. Along the way, you will see Benedetto Antelami's Baptistery with its marvellous paintings and the Bishop's Palace, dating back to 11th Century. The itinerary also includes the Pilotta Palace, with its unique Farnese theater. Stroll through the historical center of Parma and see the Teatro Regio (Opera House), the main square, and other historical buildings.
Includes
  • Guided walking tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance tickets to monuments
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Piazza Giuseppe Garibaldi, 43121 Parma PR, Italy Near Bar Le bistrò

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • Please note, a dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. Shorts or sleeveless tops are not allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. There is a risk of being refused entry if these clothing requirements are not met
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