Private tour of Ferrara with a local guide
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Activities

Private tour of Ferrara with a local guide

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Avoid the most beaten tracks in Italy and discover a unique UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Explore this heavyweight Renaissance art city, its colossal palaces and its still intact medieval walls
  • Enjoy a nice walking tour with a private guide
What to expect

Ferrara is a splendid city of art, ideal to be enjoyed walking through its streets and discovering its "Renaissance character", revealed on every corner. The famous Este family governed here for three centuries and gave the city the appearance it has today: a uniquely planned city, which harmoniously fuses the Mediaeval and Renaissance styles and that can represent Europe's first modern city. Thanks to these characteristics, Ferrara gained its UNESCO World Heritage status.

Through this guided walking tour, lead by your private guide, you'll get to see the main and most important sites in town, like the famous Castello Estense (the castle of the historic Este family), Piazza Savonarola, Palazzo Arcivescovile, the harmonious Romanesque and Gothic Cathedral of Ferrara, Palazzo Marchionale, the particular Jewish ghetto (the region's largest and oldest, which prevailed from 1627 until 1859) and Via delle Volte.

Get ready to take great pictures of this hidden Italian gem!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • What's included
    • Private tour led by an expert guide
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks
    • Entrance to museums/churches/palaces (in case you decide to visit some of them, you can buy your ticket on the spot)
    • Pick-up and drop-off
    Where

    Piazzetta del Castello, 20, 44121 Ferrara FE, Italy

    Meeting point:

    Meet your guide next to the big statue of a cannon (before the arched gate)

    What to remember
    • please note that this tour does not include entrance to the sites shown and therefore it will take place mainly outside (with external comments of the various sites being provided)
    • the tour will take place even when it's raining. In the event of an exceptionally heavy rain, the tour may be cancelled and you will be given a full refund
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    When
    • This tour is available every day at 9.00am, 10.00am, 11.00am, 02.00pm, 03.00pm or 04.00pm
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    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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