Bologna Street Art Cycling Tour allows you to discover the very unusual and post-industrial neighbourhoods of Bologna, completely out of the usual turistic paths. Discover how Bologna has joined the Street-Art culture, turning an expression of revolution into a legitimate form of art: the walls of urban buildings are brought alive and the suburbs of a lively and amazing city are revalued thanks to graffiti
Your guide will show you some of the city's best street art and graffiti and tell you the stories behind our local artists along the way. Murals, posters, stickers have found a place in an open-air museum called Bologna..
Bring your camera as to be sure to take home all the incredible things you will see!
This activity includes:
Bicycle - Radio - Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking - Private guide for a more personalized experience - Family friendly - Cycle the city streets to absorb the local atmosphere
“Great way to see Bologna”
Reviewed on October 15, 2018
We lucked out my husband and I were the only ones on the tour. Our guide was great, she pointed out places we should go back and check out on our own and places to eat. We learned lots of historical...
“Bag BNB Perfection”
Reviewed on October 14, 2018
We started the day in Venice and ended in Florence by train. We stopped off in Verona and Bologna to just walk around as we had never been to either city. After a bit of a nightmare with the luggage...
“Fantastic bike tour;-)”
Reviewed on October 09, 2018
We had a very good experience of this bike tour with organized tour guide and good experience. Recommended!
From the central train station: cross the road Viale
Pietramellara and take the main street Via
dell'Indipendenza. Cross again and walk for about 2-4 minutes.
You'll find us on the left-hand side of Via dell'Indipendenza, near the Hotel "I Portici"
Things to note
Meet your guide at BikeInBo – Bike Rental, near the train station, and take off on an easy bike ride around the city.
Bologna Street Art Cycling Tour begins with a focus on the modern quarter of the city: let's enjoy the ride to discover some recent graffiti, perfectly fitting in the city centre.
Following the cycle path , which allows cyclists to ride in all safety, you will ride around the city and explore the west neighbourhood of Bologna. The tour continues towards the city centre, where you will discover some awesome and hidden graffiti. Here it will be evident how language in Street Art creates and emphasized contrast in a historical city such as Bologna.
later on, we'll focus on the Eastern part of the City: following the railway, you will enjoy the unique atmosphere of the suburbs of the city.
In the end we'll cycle back to Via dell'Indipendenza with a load of pics and some amazing stories to tell your friends!