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Culture and Food Tour in Modena
"The classic half-day tour of the historic center of Modena includes the outside of the Palazzo Ducale the Piazza Grande the interior (when possible and with a donation) the magnificent Duomo with its impressive bell tower known as the Ghirlandina the interior of Palazzo Comunale with its prestigious frescoes (when possible and with entrance fee) the funny covered food market Albinelli ending in the area of the Jewish ghetto. If you want to spend the whole day in the historical centre of this beautiful city then you can also add the Renaissance church of San Pietro with its Benedictine monastery and the Baroque church of St. August once a pantheon of Este. Alternatively the splendid Galleria Estense with its paintings
From EUR84.00
 
Modena a welcoming city - Half day tour
"A very famous Italian advertisement says that if Italy were a house the Emilia Romagna Region would be the kitchen …and if the Emilia Romagna Region were a kitchen Modena would be the main course. If Italian people believe it then it must be absolutely true. But Modena is not only great food excellent cuisine Michelin starred restaurants luxury cars and famous Opera singers... Modena is also home to a 12-century university to Italy’s West Point to a Unesco World Heritage Site. Modena is really a town where the Old and the New come together and tradition goes hand in hand with innovation The walking tour starts in Piazza Grande with the Cathedral and the Ghirlandina tower.
From EUR110.00
 
Modena Private Walking Tour
"Don't let the size of Modena fool you the city has a great story set in a picturesque atmosphere. Explore the hometown of the world famous opera singer Luciano Pavarotti and Enzo Ferrari on this sensational private walking tour.The Modena Private Walking Tour starts from the very central located square Piazza Roma. From here you will have a good view of the imposing Ducal Palace built by the Este family in the 17th century now housing the Military Academy that trains Officers for the Italian Army. Your passionate local guide will tell you about the palace and surrounding area
From EUR125.00

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Traveling by bus

I travel to Modena by bus but in organized tour from Croatia and it has nothing to do with public transportation in city. Even so, Modena bus station was first location we seen upon arriving. The main...
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hop on and off bus

This is a new service that takes you around Modena, it goes in the city and in the cities nearby, you can buy a voucher for the all itinerary or just for the single trip you intend to do. One of the...
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Train

I came by train from Milan. Modena is on the train line betwen Bari and Milano so there are many trains stopping here, you do not necessary need to take the fast and expensive ones, look for the sign...
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Local Bus System

Modena Bus system work very good. The buses are frequent and they will take you wherever you need to go. You can find detailed list of the routes and timetable on their site.You don't need to purchase...
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Modena Centrale

Modena Centrale, its train station for Trenitalia Gruppo Ferrovie dello Stato, is located at Piazza Dante, 14.Modena’s train line is the (Milano-) Piacenza-Parma-Modena-Bologna; it is easily reached...
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Getting to Modena

Modena lies a short distance north-west of Bologna in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy. It sits along the ancient road, Via Emilia, which links Rimini with Piacenza and eventually Milano. The...
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Getting to Modena

We drove to Modena from Bologna (via some sights on route) - the trip is around 40kms. The hardest part of it was getting on the right road out of Bologna, the rest was fairly easy. We didn't have to...
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If flying to Modena the best...

If flying to Modena the best way to get there is to fly to Bologna, catch a bus into town and then get the train from platfrom 1 (west) to Modena, it takes around twenty minutes. There are trains...
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Viale Berengario 11, Modena, 41100, Italy
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Via Blasia 10, Modena, MO, 41100, IT
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Orsola, 48/52, Modena, Italy
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Via Emilia Est 441, Modena, MO, 41100, IT
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Corso Vittorio Emanuele 68, Modena, 41100, Italy
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Top Things to Do in Modena

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Duomo - Cathedral

Modena's cathedral is celebrated as the finest Romanesque church in Italy, and was recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997. The cathedral is dedicated to St Germinianus, whose remains are...
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Palazzo Ducale

This large palace was built from 1634 on the site of an earlier castle. It was used as the court of the Este family until 1861. Today it is occupied by the military accademy. You can visit it inside...
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Palazzo dei Musei

Palazzo dei Musei is a very large palace which its original destination would be to become a hostel for the poors. Ercole II decided to turn it into a place for arts in 1788. This was meant as a...
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Piazza Grande

Main square in historical center of Modena is very big and hence its name - Piazza grande. I entered in square from west side of Duomo/cathedral and first building I saw is nice old red building with...
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Day Trip to Maranello - Ferrari

Its 12 euros each (Aug 07). We got a refund. After a 35 minute visit. IF you can find it as their (Ferraris) Galleria web directions start from the wrong Motorway exit... very confusing. Is this why...
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Ghirlandina Tower

Ghirlandina belltower is famous landmark, architecture master piece and nice viewpoint in Modena. It is 89.32 meters high and it is connected with famous cathedral to be more stabilized. Working...
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"Modena in 2014"
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"Modena - Citta Ducale"
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"Modena"
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"Visiting an old friend"
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