6 days in Emilia-Romagna Itinerary

6 days in Emilia-Romagna Itinerary

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6 days in Emilia-Romagna Itinerary

Start: Bologna
train:  1​h 15​min
1
Rimini
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Ferrara
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Parma
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
End: Bologna

3
nights
Rimini

Rimini ©
A popular resort town on Italy's east coast, Rimini has been an inhabited settlement since prehistoric times.
Step out of the city life by going to Pineta di Milano Marittima and Bagno Franco 54. Explore hidden gems such as Battistero degli Ariani and Duomo di San Leo. Explore Rimini's surroundings by going to Cascata dell'Alferello (Cascata delle Trote) (in Alfero), Forte di San Leo (in San Leo) and Il Sentiero degli Gnomi (in Bagno di Romagna). There's still lots to do: get outside with Bradipo Beach, contemplate the long history of Battistero Neoniano (Battistero degli Ortodossi), trek along Pineta di Pinarella e Tagliata, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Rimini day trip planning app .

Bologna to Rimini is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Bologna in April: highs in Rimini hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Ferrara.

Things to do in Rimini

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Ravenna, Cervia, San Leo, Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe, Cascata dell'Alferello (Cascata delle Trote)
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Bradipo Beach ©
Bradipo Beach
Battistero degli Ariani ©
Battistero degli Ariani
Il Sentiero degli Gnomi ©
Il Sentiero degli Gnomi

1
night
Ferrara

Ferrara ©
With surrounding medieval walls and network of 15th- and 16th-century architecture, the city of Ferrara is often deemed the Heart of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 1st (Wed), get to know the fascinating history of Le Mura, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastero di Sant'Antonio in Polesine, appreciate the extensive heritage of Via delle Volte, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Trento e Trieste, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ferrara Cathedral, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Piazza Ariostea.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Ferrara online travel planner .

You can take a train from Rimini to Ferrara in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. In April in Ferrara, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Parma.

Things to do in Ferrara

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Le Mura ©
Le Mura
Monastero di Sant'Antonio in Polesine ©
Ferrara Cathedral ©
Ferrara Cathedral

1
night
Parma

Parma ©
Parma is famous for its prosciutto, cheese, and architecture.
On the 2nd (Thu), step into the grandiose world of Rocca Sanvitale di Fontanellato, explore the historical opulence of Castello di Torrechiara, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastero di San Giovanni Evangelista, then contemplate the long history of Palazzo della Pilotta, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Camera di San Paolo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Steccata(Madonna della Steccata).

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Parma online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Ferrara to Parma takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Parma are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can take a bus back home.

Things to do in Parma

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rocca Sanvitale di Fontanellato, Castello di Torrechiara
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