Emilia Romagna...

A region for art and food lovers – the region of Emilia Romagna in central Italy is world famous for its art cities - Parma is known as Verdi’s birthplace and Bologna is considered the UNESCO City of Music  as well as Rimini, Cesana, Bologna, Modena, Reggio, Parma and Piacenza. This rich region is seasoned with the traditional, and also world famous flavors of Parma ham, Parmesan, tagliatelle with Bolognese sauce, balsamic vinegar (Modena) and piadinas to name just some of the specialities from this region.

 There are 3 UNESCO Heritage Sites located within the Emilia Romagna region. The Roman art city of Modena, Ferrara, with its beautiful Renaissance town centre and the extended Po Delta area (the “Delizie”, or “Delights”, which refers to the antique residences of the Este family, one of the high points of the Renaissance culture set in the natural landscape of this area), and Ravenna;  which boasts eight early Christian and Byzantine monuments and the most beautiful mosaics in the world.

For more information on this region visit: www.emiliaromagnaturismo.it 

CIT Recommends:

  • Hotels – in Bologna, Modena, Parma, Ravenna and Rimini
  • Escorted Tours (including Bologna):
- Fantasia - 4 days/3 nights & 5 days/4 nights
- Wonders of Italy - 6 days/5 nights
- Fantasia North Italy - 8 days/7 nights
- North & South Tour - 16 days/15 nights
Special Interest Tour:
- Ferrari & Ducati Tour  1 day tour (from Bologna)

For more information on Emilia Romagna travel options contact CIT Reservations.