Parma Private Walking Tour with a Local Guide

Private & Custom Tours in Parma

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Come and join us in the company of a very knowledgeable local guide to sample the delights of the wonderful city of Parma.  Located in the centre of Emilia-Romagna this city of beautiful piazzas and quaint cobbled streets has something for everyone.   There is history, art and of course the delicious local food – a true feast for all the senses.The tour takes you on a journey from Parma’s Roman times up to the middle ages.  You will discover the beauty of Romanesque design and the rich tapestry of the Renaissance era.  You will learn something of the history of Parma’s two great families,  the Farnese and Bourbon’s and you will in particular learn of the celebrated Maria Luigia D’Austria
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Teatro Farnese, Parma, Province of Parma, Emilia-RomagnaEntering in the Farnese theatre, a stunning wooden theatre where the first-ever revolving stages were installed, you will get amazed !Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Palazzo della Pilotta, Parma, Province of Parma, Emilia-RomagnaBegin your tour with a wander around the Farnese Family's 16th century Palazzo della Pilotta, today housing numerous museums displaying some of the city's treasured art collection.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Battistero di Parma, Parma, Province of Parma, Emilia-RomagnaYou will see Piazza Duomo and Parma's magnificent Cathedral -and don't miss the beautiful Baptistery with more marvelous Renaissance frescoes. A visit inside in the Baptistery is a must! But not only! We can also visit the inside of the Cathedral and of the Church of St John for admiring Correggio and Parmigianino masterpieces.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Basilica di Santa Maria della Steccata(Madonna della Steccata), Parma, Province of Parma, Emilia-RomagnaYou will see Basilica di Santa Maria della SteccataDuration: 20 minutes

What’s included

  • Local guide
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Professional guide
  • Private tour
  • Entry/Admission - Teatro Farnese
  • Entry/Admission - Palazzo della Pilotta
  • Entry/Admission - Battistero di Parma
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica di Santa Maria della Steccata(Madonna della Steccata)

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions