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Daniella with ICON Tours was outstanding.

Daniella's wealth of knowledge was only matched by her personality and flexibility to accommodate... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2018
Ron B
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Tampa, Florida
Roman Forum & Colosseum Tour

My Fiancè and I took this tour today with Icon Tours. We couldn't speak highly enough of it and... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2018
Eoin R
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County Mayo, Ireland
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SMALL GROUP & PRIVATE TOURS LED BY LIVELY EXPERTS Our original tours are led by scholars and authorized guides with academic qualifications and permission to skip lines at museums and monuments. A DIFFERENT KIND OF TOUR EXPERIENCE Perfect for travelers who don’t like standard, boring tours. Spending time with an icon guide is like visiting with a friend who is excited to share insider secrets and history. What makes our tours unforgettable We are a network of over 30 carefully selected scholars, professors, researchers, authors and licensed guides specializing in the study of art history, archeology, architecture, literature and other subjects. Many of the scholars who lead our original tours hold MA, or Ph.D. degrees, and are known for their vibrant and enthusiastic presentations, bringing each location into historic and relevant detail with personality. Our guides provide accurate information, dispelling legends and myths recited by countless guides, and answering questions with a depth of knowledge that only comes from scholars with academic qualifications. We are able to customize private tours to met the specific interests of our guests. Today we are recognized by travel writers, travel agents, and online travel sites for having some of the “Best Tour Guides in the World”.
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

Daniella's wealth of knowledge was only matched by her personality and flexibility to accommodate our schedule and inclement weather. Daniella was our guide for our Vatican tour, the coliseum tour, ancient Rome, the catacombs and a host of other must see attractions. We cannot say...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

My Fiancè and I took this tour today with Icon Tours. We couldn't speak highly enough of it and especially our guide Danni. She was fantastic, providing us with detailed and interesting knowledge while at the same time remaining fun and engaging. She was never...More

Thank Eoin R
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Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

We have used this tour group for 8+ tours in Italy. The groups have ranged from age 9 to 70 and everyone enjoyed the tours and the guides. We had the opportunity to have Daniela as our tour guide in 2015 and agin in 2017!...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2017

In early August 2017, we took an afternoon tour of the Vatican and Sistine Chapel. This was our first time using ICON Tours and were impressed. There were four people in our group and we all had a great experience. There was a little confusion...More

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Reviewed August 22, 2017

I own a small Italy consulting company. I have used Icon Tours for quite a few years and always receive rave reviews about them. The consistent high quality of their guides is always complemented. The website is easy to use and the process is very...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2017

This is the second time I have booked Icon tours! Incredible value for the money, knowledgeable, friendly and helpful guides. If you want a personal experience, Icon is the way to go!

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Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

We had such an amazing experience with our tour guide Daniella from Icon tours. We did 3 different private tours in Rome and loved all of them. She gave us just the right amount of information and was never overwhelming. We skipped all the crazy...More

Thank Cristina O
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Reviewed July 10, 2016

We had a 3 hour private tour with Daniela who guided us through the Ghetto and Trastevere in May. She was delightful and knowledgeable, pointing out many aspects of geography, architecture and culture that we could not have appreciated just using a guide book. The...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2016

Daniela took my wife and I on two private tours of Rome. One, of the Vatican, Vatican museums and St. Peter's. The other of key sights in ancient Rome, including the Pantheon, Piazza Navona, the Colliseum and the Roman Forum. Daniela is so good at...More

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Reviewed October 29, 2015

We took the private Vatican Museum/Sistine Chapel/St. Peter's Basilica and Ancient Rome/Colosseum Tours on 2 separate days with Daniella from Icon Tours. We learned so much and had such a good time with her. She is an expert on art, history, artists and Roman culture....More

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Hi, I regret that Icon Tours is not yet offering tours in Greece. However, we are making plans for the future with tours in Athens, Paris and London. As of now we are operating in Venice, Florecne, Lisbon, Barcelona, and... More
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