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Modena: slow food and craft art tour

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Discover the Hidden Gems of Modena: A Unique Culinary and Artisan Experience

Explore beyond the well-known attractions of Modena, a city celebrated for its exquisite cuisine and lightning-fast cars, and uncover its hidden treasures. Modena, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is not only famed for its breathtaking Cathedral but also as a hub where countless artisans and food producers eagerly share their crafts. This exclusive tour begins at the city’s main square, offering a captivating introduction to Modena’s rich history and its most iconic landmarks. As we meander through the city, we’ll delve into the heart of Modenese culture by visiting local shops, bars, or the vibrant market to sample traditional foods that paint a vivid picture of the region’s traditions and history.

The journey continues with a visit to a quaint leather workshop nestled in the city center, where master artisans craft exquisite bags, wallets, belts, and more, all from their unique designs and entirely by hand. Participate in creating a leather “tortellino,” an engaging way to discover the meticulous skills and techniques of leatherworking. This hands-on experience not only offers insight into the artisanal craft but also leaves you with a personalized tortellino keepsake to forever cherish your memories of Modena.


10:00 AM: Meet your guide and kick off your tour with a visit to the city center, followed by tastings.
11:00 AM: Engage in a leatherworking lesson, then continue exploring and enjoying local flavors.
2:00 PM: Conclude your tour.

What is included

  • A 4-hour private guide
  • A selection of tastings to immerse you in Modena’s culinary delights
  • A unique leatherworking lesson, culminating in your own crafted “tortellino”

What is not included

  • Transfers
  • Gratuities and items not mentioned in the inclusions are excluded.

Embark on this exclusive journey through Modena, where tradition meets creativity, and savor the flavors and craftsmanship that define this enchanting city. Reserve your spot today and unlock the secrets of Modena’s rich cultural tapestry.