It includes the Cathedral & the Baptistry
Meet our fully qualified English-speaking tour guide just under the statue of Giuseppe Garibaldi in the homonym square to stroll this elegant and quiet town. Nonetheless Parma is quite a small town it offers many outstanding monuments and art. Our knowledgeable English-speaking tour guide will lead you to discover the marvels of this charming town.
This is an off the beaten destination, if you have chosen it, it means you are well aware of the hidden gems this place can offer, Parma has a beautiful medieval city center with outstanding buildings, during our 3 hours small group walking tour you will admire the della Pilotta Palace, once known as the ducal residence; the Farnese theatre, a breath-taking theatre entirely made of wood and marble; The theatre is part of the Pilotta palace, a huge complex that houses the picture gallery, with amazing paintings and sculptures – where is possible admire the works of Leonardo Da Vinci, Canaletto, Parmigianino, Guercino, and many others.
You will see the Chamber of St Paul (Camera di San Paolo), a former convent that boasts a masterpiece fresco by Correggio; the huge Parma Cathedral and its intriguingly octagonal baptistery constructed in 1196 in stunning pale pink stone, a perfect example of the passage from Romanesque to Gothic architecture.
Parma has been recently confirmed as UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy, if you are interested in food you can’t have heard of the Parma ham and the parmesan cheese. Art, history and delicious food, we truly cannot think of a better way to spend time while on holidays!
- English speaking professional tour guides
- 3 hours small group walking tour (max 14 participants)
- Admission tickets
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off and transportation to/from attractions --
This exclusive and informative Parma Food Tour books quickly, so please don’t hesitate to contact us for information and reservations at firstname.lastname@example.org.