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“CAF Tour including Uffizi in Florence” 5 of 5 stars
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Caf Tour & Travel - Private Tours
Via degli Alfani 151/r, 50123 Florence, Italy
+39 055 283200
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Owner description: Our company was founded in Florence, in 1954 and has ever since been a reference point for visitors from all over the world, who want to experience the artistic, architectural and natural treasures offered by our beautiful city, by the wonderful land of Tuscany and the lovely Italian state: we offer a wide range of tours and cultural excursions of the highest quality level. Caf Tour & Travel today, is the leading Incoming agency in Central Italy, and a Tour Operator, which continues to guarantee the uninterrupted quality of its services and offers the best of Italian Style in its wide range of standard or unusual tours and excursions. Thanks to our considerable experience, earned in organising guided tours, city sightseeing and daily excursions, the professional levels of our multi-lingual staff and guides, as well the care, used in selecting the suppliers of our services, we are able to guarantee the best quality-price deals. If you choose one of our daily tours, or any of our guided visits to the main sites of cultural, historical, artistic and natural interest or to world-famous museums, you can ensure that your stay in Florence and in Tuscany or in the most important artistic centres in Italy be unique and unforgettable. Our excursions to Siena, San Gimignano, to the Chianti area, or to Pisa will provide you with unique experiences, enhanced by our comfortable coaches and our expert professional authorized guides, who will escort you through centuries of history, revealing the varied, enchanting landscapes, which have made our lovely land so famous. We can also enable you to discover traditions when we take you to visit castles and organise cooking lessons, to teach you how to cook scrumptious recipes with our first-class chefs. If you want to discover Florence by night, don’t miss our concerts and banquets. Our other offers for Milan, Rome, Venice, Naples, the Amalfi coast are the best, if you want to arrange your Grand Tour of beautiful Italy. As a final thought, if your requirements are more specific, we can tailor an itinerary to your personal instructions. Thanks to our detailed knowledge of the territory and of its artistic assets, we are able not only to offer you more traditional solutions, but uniquely fascinating personalised proposals, finding rarely visited destinations, off the beaten track itineraries, as well as amusing and unusual activities for any user and any budget. So, whether you are travelling on your own or with a group of friends, with your family or with your beloved, entrust yourselves to our care. Caf Tour & Travel will offer you the best you can do, see or visit!
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“CAF Tour including Uffizi in Florence”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Despite the rain this was one of the best days in Florence. Our guide, Angelo, was fantastic - so knowledgable with a great sense of humour. If you go to Florence ask for Angelo as your tour guide - you'll want to take him home for dinner! Thank you Angelo from Patricia and David (St.Ives, Cornwall) x x

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

We did an afternoon tour with guide Angelo. Although it rained the whole time, he made it fun. He was entertaining as well as knowledgeable. The views were great and the walk through to the Uffizi Gallery where we had timed entry tickets, was interesting.

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Glen Cove, New York
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“Fascinating tour!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

I just returned from Florence and had to laugh when I read the review which complained about the CAF PM Tour which supposedly had too much history from a reviewer who wanted more current cultural information. Perhaps that reviewer should have visited the Chamber of Commerce given that Florence was founded in 59 BCE and its history is the reason for the tour! In any event, the tour my wife and I just completed was very educational , enjoyable and well-run. Our guide, Angelo, was an expert in Art History and pointed out many fascinating details of the history of Florence. When we finally got to the Uffizi Gallery he really shined by focusing on the most important works and educating us without talking down. The tour was most enjoyable and well worth the time. I would strongly recommend it.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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“You will be enlightened!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

I took a full day tour of Florence with this company. The morning half was good - we crossed the river & saw panoramic views of the city, followed by a visit to the academia gallery. Our guide was knowledgeable & gave us a lot of information about Michelangelo & his works, particularly the highlight of academia - the original statue of David.

But it was the afternoon half of the tour, which was the pièce de résistance, all thanks to our guide - Angelo. He made everything come to life through his knowledge, mannerisms & passion. His tour of the Uffizi gallery was nothing short of enlightenment as he took each painting, carefully told the story around it & also explained the evolution of painting techniques through the ages via these masterpieces. Time just flew by & everyone wished it didn't have to end.

The next time i'm in Florence, I'll definitely want to take more tours guided by Angelo.

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New York City, New York
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“Wonderful Siena and Sangiminiano Tour!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

We took a Siena and Sangiminiano Tour last 9 March and we enjoyed it very much! The drive is not so long and it's very pleasant, our guide on board ( her name was Alissia) had a great personality, she was very informative about Tuscany and Florence, but without being boring, she was very prepared and helpful on everything! Siena is a splendid city and we learnt a lot about its history and art thanks to the local guide. We were also given free time for our lunch and shopping and then we drove to this lovely little town on top of a hill: Sangiminiano is amazing and it would have been a shame to skip it! Honestly we really enjoyed this tour and we think it's absolutely worth the price!

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