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Parma Golosa Gourmet Tours

Address: P.le Boito, 5, 43100 Parma, Italy
Phone Number: +39. 0521.247608
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Ranked #4 of 35 Activities in Parma
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: We will share with you the products that have founded Italy's world renowned culinary culture. It...
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Stairs / elevator, Activities for older children
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Owner description: We will share with you the products that have founded Italy's world renowned culinary culture. It is a chance truly enhance your taste experience and enjoy these amazing delicacies. Incredible products that take years to age: like Parmigiano Reggiano, Prosciutto di Parma, and Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Reggio Emilia are artisanally produced according to age-old traditions from the area of Parma.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Stairs / elevator, Activities for older children

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We loved it and we would recommend it to anyone! This is not a tour: it is a feast of taste which takes you through the wonders of the parmisan cousine. And David (Davide!), the guide, is absolutely amazing; knowledgeable and entertaining, he tells you a fascinating story of humble local traditions evolving into modern entrepreneurship. It does not matter... More 

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Bloomington, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

My wife and I spent two days in September, 2014 touring local family run Balsamic, Cheese and Prosciutto production in the Parma region with Davide. His local knowledge made each stop a special experience. After we parted ways my wife and I felt like Davide was a close friend that we wanted to go back and visit as soon as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Amazing, awesome, lovely experience! our tour guide, Davide was very nice! Totally recommend this tour.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

As a first generation Italo-Americana, with many family and friends in Italy, I have spent a good deal of time there, studying, living and visiting the country. I have explored much of the country independently as well with family and friends. I now own a small business which provides custom small group and themed excursions to Italy and have done... More 

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Pawleys Island, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Our trip to Parma was extra special with our Tour Guide David. He made every effort to make our experience the best. We usually do not take Tours, we like to tour ourselves, but we decided to take this tour based on all the good reviews with David. We made a loving friend and we plan to return to Italy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We did the full 3 tours parmaseanio reggianio, balsamic and prosciutto. The tour is amazing alone. Made even better by Davide. Very knowledgeable guide. Pay attention and you can learn so much about food! Ask Davide about other sites and restaurants to make the most of Italian experience. :-)

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Los Angeles
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This hurts: Stephanie was a fabulous guide - personable, knowledgeable, a great communicator, fun, but no tour can be better than its subjects. The tour of the cheese factory was great. you walk away really appreciating a hand work that goes into making a fine cheese... like cleaning and hand turning each 100# wheel weekly for the 2-3 year storage... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Our tour of the cheese, Parma ham and balsamic family businesses was all we wished for. Our package consisted of a personal guide (Davide) rental car visit to the 3 family businesses and lunch at a castle. The rental car arrived at our hotel on time and we were driven to a suburban location to avoid the rush hour traffic... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

While this review is long in coming, memories of the terrific day my husband and I spent with tour guide Davide are fresh in our minds. We opted for a private tour of an artisanal Parmesan dairy and a prosciutto Di Parma finishing plant. Our trip was in November. We drove from Bologna to meet Davide at the dairy where... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We took a tour to a Parmesan factory, a Parmaham factory and a producer of Balsamic (Villa Medici) with Parma Golosa in July. Our tour guide Davide was excellent. He is really enthusiastic about food (he should be, he's a food writer) and knows everything there is to know about the making of the region's most famous products. We learned... More 

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