Bologna Welcome – the official tourism website of Bologna – offers a useful, updated and easy information service to all Il Cinema Ritrovato participants or to all people in town for business or tourism purposes.


Participants are advised to book their accommodation in advance in order to take advantage of the dedicated rates. Discover the offers on Bologna Welcome website!

Other special agreements. Book your stay at The Social Hub and take advantage of special rates using the promocode TSHCINEMA (till 31th May 2023): discount agreed  15% on hotel rooms  (ex breakfast and city tax).


Tourist tax in Bologna

Like many other chief cities Bologna has complied with the legislative decree 23/2011, introducing the tourist tax.
Those who will stay overnight in any accommodation facility and who are not resident in the city have to pay an extra small amount of money for the overnight stay.



Thanks to the collaboration between Bologna Welcome, Trenitalia and Italo, you can book Italian high speed trains for Il Cinema Ritrovato Festival with great discounts for first and second class. Discover the offers on Bologna Welcome website!



Thanks to the collaboration with Bologna Welcome, you can book Air France flights, with discounted prices. Discover the offers on Bologna Welcome!



Download the list of partner restaurants and bars.