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Guided Florence Tours

via Nazionale 24, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #30 of 289 Activities in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Paola Angelini, tour guide since 1998, founded Guided Florence Tours to show everybody her love of Florence, so to show how the Renaissance is so... more » Owner description: Paola Angelini, tour guide since 1998, founded Guided Florence Tours to show everybody her love of Florence, so to show how the Renaissance is so contemporary and how much we can learn from art. See, feel and experience Florence from the inside, with different iteneraries that will leave you with lasting memories. You can have a personalized tour, or you can sign up to join a small groups (min 4 max 12 people): city and museum tours. « less
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Wheelchair access
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Hong Kong, China
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Paola was great! We learned so much! I wish that I had been taking notes so that I could remember more, since she said so much! Paola was friendly and accommodating to our schedules. We focused on a few things with more depth. We really enjoyed her personality and easiness!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

As a couple who had 3 days in Florence we wanted to make sure we learned something. It was a bonus that there was an Assassins creed link because we both love the game. We found our guide Alessia to be friendly and knowledgeable. There was plenty of time for photographs and some Q and A time that you just... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

My family and I had only one day to spend in Florence this past summer, the kids (34 and 23) were first-timers, and we needed professional help to cover as many sights as possible. Paola knew exactly what to do, she managed to work around crowds and last-minute closures with great dexterity, and she gave us a fabulous lesson in... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

Both my wife and I had visited Florence before, wondering aimless, guidebook in hand! As we only had 2 days with our 7yr old and 12yr old children we had to make the best use of our time and ensure they left Florence having learnt about the important history of the place. With Paola our guide it was absolutely the... More

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We recently enjoyed a guided tour of the city and two museums with Nicoletta of Guided Florence Tours. We booked the private tour for our two families consisting of four adults and six children between 10 and 18. All of us thoroughly enjoyed this day in Florence. Nicoletta was extremely knowledgeable about the history of the city, the region and... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Paola accommodated us at the last minute and we're glad that we could see Florence with her. She is very knowledgeable and goes above and beyond just dates and facts. She makes the most boring facts of history sound interesting and fun. It was a truly an amazing day and was the highlight of our trip to Italy. I would... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We had a wonderful three hours with Francesca. It was of tremendous benefit to skip the line to the Accadamia. We also very much appreciated Francesca's insight into everyday life in Florence - as it was hundreds of years ago, and as it is today. I would recommend Francesca as a most capable guide to anyone spending time in the... More

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We signed up for this tour with Paola for our last day in Florence thinking we would probably see much of what we had already seen in the city. To our surprise Paola provided us with a wealth of history of the city and showed us places the guide books never mentioned! My kids age 12 & 14 were completely... More

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Rye, New York, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Paola taught my family and I about present day and ancient Florence in a manor we completely understood and enjoyed listening to. I highly recommend this company and Paola as an outstanding tour operator!

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California
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This was a fantastic tour of Florence. Paola had incredible knowledge and passion of the city. She had a deliberate walk path to show all facets of the city; she started with a topological model of the city, with the ancient borders, and newer borders, that gave a great perspective. Her knowledge was incredible; you can ask detailed questions and... More

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