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Wonderful Cooking Class

My mom and I did the cooking class and absolutely loved it! They scheduled a car to pick us up and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christina F
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New York City, New York
Snorkeling tour

We went on a snorkeling tour near the Aragonese Castle in Ischia Ponte with this tour company and... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
Octopus713
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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Dynamic team of skilled youth in different disciplines who have combined their skills and professionalisms to enrich your stay information and knowledge.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Via Pendio del Gelso 10, 80070 Barano d'Ischia, Isola d'Ischia, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mom and I did the cooking class and absolutely loved it! They scheduled a car to pick us up and bring us back to our house. The outdoor kitchen is absolutely beautiful and the meal we made was my favorite meal I had my...More

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VFortuna, Marketing Strategist at Platypus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Christina F, we are very happy you appreciated our cooking class experience. We hope to see you soon again to teach you more about Italian kitchen ;) A big hug.

Reviewed August 7, 2018

We went on a snorkeling tour near the Aragonese Castle in Ischia Ponte with this tour company and very much enjoyed it. The tour started with a presentation of the local history and what we were going to see: both archeological and naturalistic sites. It...More

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VFortuna, Marketing Strategist at Platypus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Octopus713, thank you very much for your words and it's nice to read that you enjoyed the snorkeling tour. We wait for you to show you much more about Ischia. A big hug.

Reviewed July 18, 2018

with our 2 grown up kids we had a wonderful day with a small group of people, the guide (Lili?) who was very knowledgeable and friendly and the captain (also very interesting and lovely man). Lili spoke very good English and full of anecdotes. She...More

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VFortuna, Marketing Strategist at Platypus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Pham A, we appreciate your words and we are very happy you enjoyed the boat tour experience. Hoping to see you soon again to show you more about Ischia, we send you all a big hug.

Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

My family took Playtpus Tour’s cooking class and absolutely loved it!! Their family was extremely welcoming and we were able to learn how to authentically prepare pasta, ragu, eggplant parm, and tiramisu from fresh ingredients in their garden! We also got to tour their family...More

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VFortuna, Marketing Strategist at Platypus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear enottingham03, thank you so much for your words. We are very glad you appreciate our experience and learned something new, at the same time. We hope to see you soon again to show you more about Ischia. A big hug.

Reviewed July 12, 2018

We had a wonderful experience with Alessandro on the Enogastronomic Trek in Ischia. Alessandro could not have been more informative with my wife and I and out two pre-teen boys. We learned so much about the geology and history of Ischia and then topped the...More

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VFortuna, Marketing Strategist at Platypus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear harrycig, thank you very much for your words. Our motto is "Learning by travelling", so we are happy you experienced that. Hoping to see you soon again, we give you all a big hug.

Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time during our cooking class with Liliana! Our guides met us and gave us some information about ischia before leading us to Liliana and Antonio’s beautiful home. We had a great time making homemade pasta, ragu, eggplant Parmesan and tiramisu! Liliana...More

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VFortuna, Marketing Strategist at Platypus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Hi Jessica, we are very happy to read your beautiful words but, above all, to feel you were so fine. Our goal is to make experience you the Ischitan life as a local, and we hope we succeeded through our cooking class. Thank you for...More

Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

We had a personal tour of the island, we did a wonderful breathtaking walk, and the kids loved it. Alessandro was fantastic with the children, educating them, and they enjoyed the walk with no worries. Cooking class was fantastic and the food just wonderful! Ischia...More

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VFortuna, Marketing Manager at Platypus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

We are glad you all spent a wonderful day in our company and you all appreciated our beautiful Ischia Island as well as our cooking class and our food. Thanks for experiencing your stay with us. We hope to see you again :)

Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

We had the Best Vespa & Guide (Foraday aka Platypus tours) who is from the island & spoke all languages. So fun, loved by so many as they waved to him around the island, {smart}informative (marine biologist & horticulturist). Allessandro ( guide & owner) was...More

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VFortuna, Marketing Manager at Platypus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Many thanks Mary. We are very glad you appreciated the beauty of our wonderful island. We hope you come back soon to try other experiences with us :) A big hug.

Reviewed November 3, 2017

We could not have found a more excellent tour guide than Allessandro Matera of Platypus Tours! His knowledge of the Giarini La Mortella (famous garden on Ischia) was outstanding and his presentation more than any of us expected. We arranged to hire him as our...More

Thank Gail B
VFortuna, Marketing Manager at Platypus Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Dear Gail, thanks for your beautiful words. So, the recommendation of your travel agent was right and we are happy to hear that. We hope to see you again soon. A big hug.

Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

We did the cookery day today and it was absolutely FANTASTIC! Our guide Titie was great, so friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. The family are so welcoming and generous. We didn't want to leave. We had the best pasta ever, melanzane, fruit from their garden and...More

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