Modena offers visitors a wealth of extraordinary beauty, all concentrated in its graceful, historic center. The Torre Della Ghirlandina is perhaps the most famous and imposing, a giant bell tower that offers visitors a panoramic view of the city. The Cathedral and Piazza Grande were declared Unesco's world heritage.
In the afternoon, discover all the secrets of Modena's Black Gold by visiting one of the many farms around Modena that open their vinegar cellar. Balsamic vinegar is an exquisite dressing made from cooked grape must that is aged for many years in wooden barrels.
Balsamic vinegar is an exquisite dressing made from cooked grape must that is aged for many years in wooden barrels. The aging process concentrates the flavor and produces a unique, complex flavor that enhances any dish it is used on. A day dedicated to Modena would not be complete without a visit to one of these farms to learn about this delicious tradition.