Self-guided audio tour in Bologna

Available tours in and around Bologna

How it works

  • 1.

    Find your audio guide

    Select your Country - City - Tour
  • 2.

    Select the number of participants and choose a date

    Walk together and receive up to 60% discount.
  • 3.

    Receive a confirmation mail

    The email contains a link to download the app along with an access code. Ensure you have at least iOS 10 and Android 14 or higher installed.
  • 4.

    On the day of your walk, activate the tour

    You've got untill the next day to enjoy all the sightings and listen to the stories of the virtual audio guide, so plenty of time to have a drink, take a break or visit a museum.
More information

Walking tour with audio guide in Bologna

Explore the historic core of Bologna on foot and be amazed by the treasures hidden behind its ancient facades, charming courtyards, cobblestone alleyways, and enchanting waterways. With CityAppTour as your guide, embark on a captivating journey through this mesmerizing city. Let yourself be enchanted by the fascinating stories carefully selected to ignite your curiosity. Set out with our self-guided audio guides and discover Bologna and its heritage in a unique way. Choose from one of our three distinctive tours tailored to your interests and immerse yourself in the essence of Bologna like never before.

- The best walking routes and greatest stories

- Unexpected discoveries

- Personal virtual audio guide in 7 languages

- GPS guidance

- Walk at your own pace

Things to do in Bologna

Discover Bologna's hidden gems with our audiotour. In addition to the well-known attractions, our audio guide will unveil the city's hidden treasures as you take a delightful stroll, showcasing why Bologna is a destination worth exploring.

Your walk through the historic center of Bologna

Embark on a self-guided walking tour of Bologna's center with the CityAppTour app, where you'll encounter the city's key highlights along with some hidden gems. Opting for the self-guided audio tour in Bologna through the app allows you to delve into the narrative of Piazza Maggiore and explore sights like the Sint-Pieterskathedraal. The tour also unveils lesser-known stories and highlights, including the Fontein van Neptunus and the Basilica di Santo Stefano, offering a comprehensive exploration of Bologna and its rich history.

What to do in Bologna

While on the Bologna tour, you'll enjoy the flexibility of using the pause button on the app, allowing you to explore additional attractions in Bologna at your own pace. Whether it's shopping at the New Market, visiting the 'De Fundatie' museum, or pausing the tour to explore highlights like the Basilica di San Domenico, you have the freedom to customize your experience. For those with an adventurous spirit, there's even the option to deviate from the suggested route, as long as you complete the tour within the initial 48 hours of activation. Discover Italy beyond Bologna with our comprehensive audio tours, showcasing the unique charm and rich history of cities throughout the country.

The Oldest University in the World: Università di Bologna

Founded in 1088, the Università di Bologna stands as the oldest continuously operating university globally, embodying a legacy of scholarly pursuit spanning over a millennium. Renowned for its pioneering role in shaping modern higher education, the university remains a beacon of academic excellence, fostering innovation and intellectual growth across a diverse range of disciplines. With a storied history and a commitment to fostering the leaders of tomorrow, the Università di Bologna continues to leave an indelible mark on the landscape of global education.

Walk at your own pace, a small break in Bologna

Exploring Bologna can be overwhelming with its multitude of highlights. Pause your tour to relax and enjoy a coffee at one of the charming cafés along the way. With CityAppTour, walk at your own pace and savor the journey. Don't wait any longer; book now to embark on your self-guided adventure and embrace Bologna on your own terms.