Reach Bologna city centre in just a few minutes with Tower Hotel!
If you are looking for a 4-star hotel in a strategic position to easily reach Bologna city center, Best Western Plus Tower Hotel Bologna is the perfect solution!
An important crossroads between Northern and Southern Italy, the history of Bologna is connected to the influence of cultures and peoples that have contributed to the city's economic and cultural development over time.
Hundreds of towers give the city its unique appearance. In the past the wealthy families built towers to defend themselves against attacks and robbery from enemies and rivalling families: the Asinelli and Garisenda towers, both leaning, are the main ones still standing.
Moreover, you can't miss a visit to Piazza Maggiore, with its Basilica di San Petronio, the Sala Borsa (the public library) and the famous Nettuno statue inside the Fountain.
The main symbol of Bologna, that made it famous all over the world, are its medioeval porticoes. Almost 40 kms long, these structures were used by craftsmen because they allowed more natural light, while repairing from the sun or bad weather. The most famous porticoes are the wood portico of Casa Isolani, the one near Palazzo Grassi and Case Reggiani-Seracchioli portico.
If you love challenges and are the athletic type, you can run through the longest portico in the world, San Luca, that starts from the city and leads to the Sanctuary of Madonna di San Luca.
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