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Weekend in Reggio Emilia

First day – Arrival and visit to a wonderful farm on the first hills of the city. Here you will discover the secrets of two special products: the Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Reggio Emilia, which is aged for at least twelve years in the attics of the acetaie, and the famous Lambrusco, typical wine well-known all over the world. The visit will end with a tasting of both products. Lunch in a traditional bistrot. In the afternoon visit of Reggio Emilia city centre, starting from Prampolini Square where the Cathedral rises nearby the Baptistery and the Town Hall, with the Hall of the Tricolour Flag, where in 1797 the Italian flag was first adopted. Then the Basilica of San Prospero, the Sanctuary of the Beata Vergine della Ghiara with The Crucifixion by Guercino, the unmissable Municipal Theatre and the possibility to visit the current exhibition at Palazzo Magnani. Dinner in a typical restaurant. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Second day – Breakfast at the hotel and visit to a cheese factory to discover the secrets of Parmigiano-Reggiano, the King of Cheeses. Lunch in a traditional restaurant. In the afternoon the Calatrava Park Project, which consists of the bridges and the High Speed Train Station Mediopadana by the architect Santiago Calatrava. Moreover, the Maramotti Contemporary Art Collection completes this urban dialogue between art and architecture. Departure.

Price per person: 220,00 € (VAT included) – This offer is valid for a minimum of 2 people subject to availability at the time of booking.

The price includes: 2 lunches and 1 dinner; visit to a producer of wine, balsamic vinegar and to a cheese factory with tastings; 1 overnight stay in double room with breakfast in a 4 stars hotel; guided visit at Maramotti Contemporary Art Collection.

The price does not include: guided tour of Reggio Emilia, transfers, tips, entrance tickets; and anything not specifically mentioned in the “included”.

For further information: info@itinere.re.it / +39 0522 1696020.

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