8 days in Emilia-Romagna Itinerary

8 days in Emilia-Romagna Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bologna
— 2 nights
2
Rimini
— 2 nights
3
Parma
— 2 nights

2
nights
Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bologna: Modena (Acetaia Villa San Donnino & Acetaia Giuseppe Giusti), Castello Estense (in Ferrara) and Museo Ferrari (in Maranello). And it doesn't end there: enjoy breathtaking views from Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, contemplate the long history of Piazza Maggiore, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Petronio, and take an in-depth tour of La Macchina del Tempo.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bologna tour planner.

Vitoria, Brazil to Bologna is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Vitoria to Bologna due to the time zone difference. In May, Bologna is slightly colder than Vitoria - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Rimini.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites Museums Classes

Side Trips

Modena, Castello Estense, Museo Ferrari
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Acetaia Villa San Donnino ©
Acetaia Villa San Donnino
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell ©
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell
Academya Lingue ©
Academya Lingue

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Rimini

Rimini ©
A popular resort town on Italy's east coast, Rimini has been an inhabited settlement since prehistoric times.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): kick back and relax at Playa del Sol, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe, thencontemplate the long history of Basilica San Vitale, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Battistero Neoniano (Battistero degli Ortodossi), and finally take in the views from The Tiberius Bridge. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, make a trip to Mausoleo di Galla Placidia, find something for the whole family at Mirabilandia, thenmake a trip to Porto Turistico Cesenatico, and finally see the interesting displays at Italy in Miniature.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Rimini trip builder site.

Getting from Bologna to Rimini by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May in Rimini, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car to Parma.

Things to do in Rimini

Historic Sites Theme Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ravenna, Porto Turistico Cesenatico, Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe, Playa del Sol
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Basilica San Vitale ©
Basilica San Vitale
Mausoleo di Galla Placidia ©
Mausoleo di Galla Placidia
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo ©
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo

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Parma

Parma ©
Parma is famous for its prosciutto, cheese, and architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Castello di Torrechiara, head outdoors with Centro Ippico La Torretta, step into the grandiose world of Rocca Sanvitale di Fontanellato, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero di Parma, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cattedrale di Parma.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Parma trip maker.

You can drive from Rimini to Parma in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Parma are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Parma

Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Castello di Torrechiara, Rocca Sanvitale di Fontanellato
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Cattedrale di Parma ©
Cattedrale di Parma
Battistero di Parma ©
Battistero di Parma
Rocca Sanvitale di Fontanellato ©
Rocca Sanvitale di Fontanellato