Parma Food Walking Tour

Parma Food Walking Tour




Experience Parma’s rich culture and fascinating history the best way possible – through its cuisine!

We are parmesans who are wildly passionate about all the delicious food found around this world-famous and historical town.

During this Parma Food Walking Tour you will discover the history, art and culture of the “Little Capital” and will experience parmesan lifestyle, visiting the places frequented by locals and immersing yourself in the street life. Booking this Parma Food Walking Tour, you will experience our passion by eating traditional Parmesan and Italian food!

You will discover the secrets of the worldwide famous typical products of this area and taste them: Parmigiano Reggiano Cheese, Parma Ham, Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena, Culatello of Zibello, Spalla, Salame, Lambrusco and Gelato. These are just some of the protagonists of this exciting walk!

Discover Parma old town, learn how to make the perfect espresso and cappuccino, savor mouth-watering pastries, pies and homemade pasta

Once our experienced guide concludes the Parma Food walking tour, you will leave with a stomach full of traditional food, plus local knowledge and sightseeing tips, to enhance the pleasure of your trip that will last for a lifetime!

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Departure: suggested time 10.30 am; 1.30 pm; 5.00 pm

Private tours can start at whatever time requested

Duration: 3 h


  • Professional local guide
  • 5 Food and Wine Stops
  • Chopping board of cold cuts: Prosciutto di Parma DOP, Culatello di Zibello DOP, Culaccia, Spalla, Coppa, Salame
  • Vertical Tasting of Parmigiano Reggiano Cheese
  • Traditional Balsamic Vinegar
  • Traditional Fresh Homemade Pasta (2 types)
  • Traditional Sandwich or Focaccia
  • Traditional Cakes/Pastries
  • Artisanal Gelato
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Bottled water
  • 2 Glasses of DOC Parma Hills Wine

Know Before You Book

  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • Please advise of any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian and gluten free options available with prior notice, please advise when booking
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved (3 km)
  • It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes without high heels
  • This is a private tour, run exclusively for you and your family or friends

Meeting Point

  • Piazza Giuseppe Garibaldi, 19, 43121 Parma PR, Italy

We will meet in front of “O’Bistrot” Cafe in Garibaldi Square, next to Giuseppe Garibaldi statue. The historic center of Parma is closed to traffic. The most convenient parking is the Toschi Parking. The meeting place can be easily reached on foot in 10 minutes.