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Arianna & Friends Day Tours

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Address: Viale G. Mazzini, 71, 56037, Peccioli, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0587 672088
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3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Small regional tour operator specializing in very original and...

Small regional tour operator specializing in very original and experiencial tours to the rural Tuscany. Our aim is to bring visitors of Tuscany to the best food producers of wine, cheese, olive oil, honey, chocolate, pasta, grains and any local specialty. We only arrange customized tours for individuals and small groups. For very enthusistic "foodies" we also arrange informal and very educational cooking classes at our cooking school called My Tuscan Kitchen: typical Tuscan menus, pizza classes, chocolate making experiences, pastry making experiences. We are famous for our truffle hunting tours in the woods near San Miniato and in 2014 we launched very exclusive foodie tours on Vespa scotters!EXPERIENCE WINE & FOOD IN TUSCANY WITH US!

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we recently completed a trip to Italy. One highlight was our tour of vineyards using Arianna & Friends. You will not go wrong in using them.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Tom G
Naples, Florida
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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

we recently completed a trip to Italy. One highlight was our tour of vineyards using Arianna & Friends. You will not go wrong in using them.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

In my review of the Hilton Club at Borgo Alle Vigne I went into detail about this great tour guide team. They made our trip to Tuscany special and inspiring.

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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having just finished a 7 day cruise that ended in Rome, my husband and I spent a few days in Tuscany to unwind. We went on a side trip every day during the cruise to many exciting locations, but we both agree our favorite trip was the day we spent with Luca driving Vespas around the beautiful Tuscan countryside. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We joined a truffle hunt followed by a wonderful lunch featuring many items with a bit of truffle. A great time. Warning: there are many tempting items for sale at the company store. Our second adventure was a pasta cooking school, with Carla as our head chef. She was a delight, and our group of 4 again had a great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did 3 tours with Ariannandfriends. The free tour of Peccioli is just amazing. It is just the right lenght of time, and one does not realize that there is sooo much history in this small town. The museum is also very nice. We tood the 'group single day cooking class' - loved this class. Arianna translated while Carla instructed... More 

Thank l0v32trav3l
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No words can describe what a fantastic a day we riding vespas with Luca as our guide! This tour is an absolute must if you can ride a vespa! Luca took us through rolling Tuscan hills to towns along the way. We stopped from time to time for cherry liqueur, to see how prosciutto and pasta was made, had lunch... More 

Thank Courtney W
Ft Myers, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I heard from others that Ariannas tours were terrific. We can now confirm that our guide did a great job, answered all questions with thoughtful and complete answers. The timing was good, not too dhort or long and she helped us geezers get through the tough spots onour walking tour. She had lunch with us and it was nice to... More 

Thank C.C. W
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

My family and I spent two weeks in Tuscany and decided to take a private cooking class our first full day there. We are so glad we booked with Arianna & Friends! Arianna herself met us in Peccioli to take us around the market and shop for our ingredients. She was so sweet, friendly, funny, and knowledgeable, we all loved... More 

Thank MAshaw1120
Saint James Parish, Jamaica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

I would like particurlarly recommand Ariannandfriends for organisation of events in Tuscany : We have participate to a private cooking class organized by ariannandfriends in Lajatico and it was fantastic. My kids 15 and 12 years old are so happy and loved this afternoon of cooking. It was perfectly organized by Ariannandfriends, our wish have been perfectly understood. Licia is... More 

Thank Frédérique R
Carmichael, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

We contacted Moria at Arianna and friends. She help us set up 2 great day tours. The olive And cheese tour was great and gave us a great tour of the countryside around Volterra. We also did a cooking class at an agristurismo, which is a farm that takes guests. It was great fun and great food. We are gluten... More 

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