THE DAIRY

On request you can book a guided tour of the dairy producers of Parmigiano Reggiano, a path that will allow you to see the work of the master cheese makers engaged in the ancient gestures of milk processing, a special way to enter the productive culture of the area and find out how It was born one of the most important products of our terra.E 'can make guided tours throughout the year, Monday through Friday, except holidays. The transformation process starts at  9.00 / 10,,00 am and takes about 1 hour.
During this time you will assist in all phases of production of Parmigiano Reggiano and the end of the visit, in dairies with store, you can buy the cheese.
The tours is 15 euro per person, i and can be conducted both in Italian and in English.

TOUR "MODENA LAND OF MOTORS"

For motoring enthusiasts recommend:

FERRARI CARS - Maranello. (MO)

Even those who are not fond of engines must go: enter the hall of Victories of Ferrari Museum in Maranello is an incredible feeling. We are faced with five Formula One car, like a crown and vertical, and in my ears the roar of engines. There is the possibility to drive on the simulator training or to try to make the "change tires"

Upon reservation you can visit:

- The Ferrari museum in Maranello http://museomaranello.ferrari.com

- Casa Enzo Ferrari Museum in Modena http://www.museomodena.ferrari.com

- Tour of the test track at Fiorano and the Ferrari factory in Maranello. To book with ample time on the official site. http://www.museomaranello.ferrari.com/tour-fabbrica-e-pista. 

PAGANI AUTOMOBILI

San Cesario sul P. (MO) http://www.pagani.com/it/default.aspx

And 'possible to book, with ample time, guided tour (Italian / English) in payment for either the factory (production) that the exhibition (showroom). http://www.pagani.com/it/contatti/pagani_factory_tours/ext/filodirettoev/factory_tour.aspx

LAMBORGHINI AUTOMOBILI 

Sant'Agata Bolognese www.lamborghini.com

Funo di Argelato www.museolamborghini.com 

It all started in 1963, by a quarrel, really happened, between Ferruccio Lamborghini and Enzo Ferrari. Not content to a broadcast of his Ferrari 250GT, Ferruccio pointed this out to Enzo Ferrari, who, clearly annoyed, replied: "What do you want to know the car, which manufactures tractors?". Ferruccio proved that the car could produce, creating the Miura (named after the bull), the Countach to the latest Gallardo and Murciélago Aventador. The Lamborghini factory and museum, is located in Sant'Agata Bolognese. Nearby, Funo di Argelato, the museum Ferruccio Lamborghini, with the first tractor Carioca 1947 until Espada, who inspired the machine of "Back to the Future"

And 'possible to visit the factory as much as the museum on prior request with form (https://www.lamborghini.com/it/museo/prenotazione

MASERATI

The private collection (but open to the public) of the family of Umberto Panini (known around the world for the figurines), is one of the most complete exhibitions of historical Maserati. You will also find old Alfa Romeo and Lancia. And 'HOMBRE visited at the farm, which produces organic parmesan cheese.

www.paninimotormuseum.com 

DUCATI Motorcycles

Bologna http://www.museoducati.com

The huge halls were empty were, in the mid-nineties Ducati was so. But a US fund has believed and has relaunched. Then came the Benetton and now Audi: the Ducati has found the roar of the good times. Located in Borgo Panigale, just outside of Bologna, offers the visit of memorabilia, vintage bikes, trophies and medals and the sale of sweatshirts beautiful. E 'then a museum for all.

For the visit to the Ducati factory and museum reservations are mandatory and the presence of a guide (Italian / English) Ducati http://www.ducati.it/company/trovaci/index.do?tab=museum

TOUR VENICE

Upon request we can plan a visit to the city of Venice, which lasted one day, leaving at 8:00 from the villa with shuttle to the train station in Bologna, where the high-speed train takes you into the center of the city of Venice, arriving at 10.30. Return from Venice at 19.30 and arrival at the villa with shuttle 21:00. The cost, which includes tickets to the shuttle and high speed trains, is € 60 per person. The tour takes place on Wednesday; on request for another day. Reservations must be made at least one month before (during the months of July and August, at least two months before). In Venice you can visit St. Mark's Square with the Basilica and the Campanile, Burano, Grand Canal, Rialto Bridge, Venice Lido, Murano, the island of Giudecca and the Bridge of Sighs. Museums, churches and even a gondola ride.

ROME TOUR

Upon request we can plan a visit to the city of Rome, which lasted a day, starting at 6:30 am from the villa with shuttle to the train station in Bologna, where the high-speed train takes you to Termini / Tiburtina, arriving at 10.00 . Return from Rome at 20.00 and arrival at the villa with shuttle to 23.00. The cost, which includes tickets shuttle and high-speed trains, is € 80 per person. The tour takes place on Wednesday; on request for another day. Reservations must be made at least one month before (during the months of July and August, at least two months before). In Rome, we recommend to book tickets for the bus sights, to have faster movements and then visit more places. In one day you can see the Colosseum, St. Peter's in the Vatican, the Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps and Roman Forum.

TOUR FLORENCE

Upon request we can plan a visit to the city of Florence, which lasted one day, leaving at 7:00 from the villa with shuttle to the train station in Bologna, where the high-speed train takes you into the center of Florence, arriving at 9.30am. Return from Florence at 20.30 and arrival at the villa with shuttle to 22.00. The cost, which includes tickets to the shuttle and high-speed train, is € 60 per person. The tour takes place on Wednesday, at the request of another day. It must be booked at least a month before (during the months of July and August, at least two months before). The first thing to go is definitely the heart of Florence that includes the Cathedral, the Baptistery, Giotto's bell tower and Brunelleschi's Dome, Ponte Vecchio, Palazzo Pitti, Piazza della Signoria. In front of Palazzo Vecchio stands the copy of Michelangelo's David. The Uffizi Gallery and finally, the tiny Santa Margherita de 'Cerchi, best known for being the Church of Dante and Beatrice, the only place where the two could meet Beatrice when he went there to hear mass. Here, hung on a wall, a painting depicts the first crossing of glances between the two, immortalizing the moment when Dante falls in love with Beatrice, while on the grave of the woman are left numerous notes of love.

 

COURSE AT HOME FOR ITALIAN PASTA

At La Villa, courses of fresh pasta are organized, an ancient tradition handed down from mother to daughter, which girls learn from early childhood.MONICA and BARBARA, will follow you, step by step, in all stages of fresh pasta production, such as:- mix the ingredients- "rolling pin" techniques (rolling pin)- creation of different sizes of pastaWe will reveal the ancient secrets of traditional dishes and teach you how to cook fresh egg pasta. We will discover what are the most pleasant and tasty sauces for our different types of pasta.A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE THAT WILL STIMULATE YOUR SENSES TO DISCOVER AN OLD CRAFTSMANSHIP.We will eat together the result of our efforts:-Tortelloni with ricotta cheese-Tagliatelle with "ragù" (ragù)-Tortellini in broth or with creamWHAT IS INCLUDED- 2 pasta experts and an Italian-English interpreter.- Professional equipment.- A GIFT FOR EACH PARTICIPANT in thanksgiving FOR THE DAY TOGETHER.START / END10:00 - 02:00 AM EVERY DAY (flexible)The whole experience lasts 3 to 4 hours depending on the number of participants.Cash payments onlyPLEASE INFORM IN ADVANCE ON ANY FOOD INTOLERANCE OR ALLERGIES.