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Specialty Shops Walking Tour (Self Guided), Bologna

Italians prefer to do their shopping in small specialty shops, which are numerous in Bologna. You can find anything from Italian wines, Italian hats, ceramics and books to unique designer shoes and much more. Take this self-guided tour to discover the best in Bologna’s specialty shops.
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Guide Name: Specialty Shops Walking Tour
Guide Location: Italy » Bologna (See other walking tours in Bologna)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.1 Km or 0.7 Miles
Author: vickyc
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Stefano Branchini's Shop
  • Feltrinelli International
  • Atti
  • Tamburini
  • Enoteca Italiana
Stefano Branchini's Shop

1) Stefano Branchini's Shop

Stefano Branchini's Shop is where you can find unique, high quality footwear for men and women, including boots, casual, dress or any type of shoe. Its Trofeo line is made in Branchini’s traditional style.
Feltrinelli International

2) Feltrinelli International

Feltrinelli International is a large shop where you can find a wide selection of books in several languages, including English, Spanish, German and French. This store also offers a good selection of DVDs.

Operation hours: Monday - Saturday: 9 am - 8 pm; Sunday: 10 am - 8 pm.

3) Atti

Atti is a small food shop in the very heart of Old Town. It sells traditional pastries, such as panettone and other special Italian cakes, as well as meringue shells with your choice of filling. Atti also sells breads, lasagna and other pastas.

Operation hours: Monday - Thursday: 7:30 am - 7:15 pm; Friday - Saturday: 7:30 am - 7:30 pm; Sunday: 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

4) Tamburini

Bologna is famous for its homemade pasta. Tamburini sells this and other local delicacies such as hams and cheeses. Since 1932, this shop has been a local tradition, offering only the highest quality food.

Operation hours: Monday - Saturday: 8:30 am - 8 pm; Sunday: 10 am - 6:30 pm
Enoteca Italiana

5) Enoteca Italiana

Enoteca Italiana, a famous wine shop that shouldn’t be missed, offers a wide selection of Italian and international wines at very reasonable prices. There is also a wine and coffee bar where guests can sample gourmet food.

Operation hours: Monday - Sunday: 7:30 am - 9:30 pm (in November and December closed on Sundays)

Walking Tours in Bologna, Italy

Create Your Own Walk in Bologna

Create Your Own Walk in Bologna

Creating your own self-guided walk in Bologna is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Historical Churches

Historical Churches

There are many magnificent, centuries-old churches in Bologna. Many of them are well-preserved and worth visiting during your stay in this fascinating old city. You can see unforgettable religious paintings by world famous artists. This self-guided tour will lead you to the majestic churches in downtown Bologna.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.8 Km or 1.7 Miles
Bologna's Shopping Areas

Bologna's Shopping Areas

Bologna offers a wide selection of shopping, having streets lined with small shops and markets. Shops follow an unusual schedule, being closed on Thursday afternoon and on Sunday. This self-guided tour will lead you to Bologna’s most interesting shops and shopping streets.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.2 Km or 0.7 Miles
Bologna Palaces

Bologna Palaces

Bologna is an ancient city with beautiful architecture. In these palaces you can see art by the great masters, intricately decorated interiors and luxurious old furniture. This self-guided tour will lead you to Bologna’s most historically significant palaces.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.6 Km or 1.6 Miles
Bologna Art Galleries

Bologna Art Galleries

Italy has given the world some of the most talented artistic masters throughout history. Bologna has a fantastic art heritage, one of the most extensive in Italy. Its galleries display priceless patrimonial and contemporary art. This self-guided tour will lead you to the most famous art galleries in Bologna.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.0 Km or 1.2 Miles
Bologna Introduction Walk

Bologna Introduction Walk

Bologna is a beautiful Italian city with a lot of spectacular sightseeing. It contains well-preserved architecture over 1,000 years old, including beautiful palaces with patrimonial art and furniture. This orientation walk will lead you to Bologna’s most popular attractions.

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.0 Km or 2.5 Miles
Southern Bologna Walking Tour

Southern Bologna Walking Tour

Southern Bologna boasts many great attractions, such as the Sanctuary of the Madonna of Saint Luca, museums and palaces with magnificent architecture. Take this self-guided tour and explore the most interesting sites in the south of Bologna.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.5 Km or 2.8 Miles