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Certified tour guide for the city of Florence
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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50131, Florence, Italy
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+39 335 758 7724
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All reviews walking tour his knowledge uffizi gallery excellent tour guide hour tour hours walking deep knowledge historical context three hours his passion answered all our questions each piece come alive great overview great sense of humor santa croce beautiful city
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had never been to Florence before so wanted to get our bearings in the City and learn about the history of the place. Paolo gave us a fascinating and entertaining walking tour of all of the City main sites. He made hundreds of years...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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PaoloR2415, Proprietario at Florence Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Paul !!! it has been a pleasure for me to show you and your wife our amazing city :) Cheers to UK A hug Paolo Your florenceprivateguide

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife & I had an excellent experience touring Florence with Paolo! He speaks excellent English, is extremely knowledgeable about the history, architecture & art of Florence. He is kind, easy going & great to work with. I highly recommend Paolo!More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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PaoloR2415, Proprietario at Florence Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much Bill, Together we had my Open-Air Walking Tour (outdoor) + Uffizi Tour + Accademia (David) split on two days, I thank you very much because YOU have given me the opportunity to discuss topics of architecture, history and art of this...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I spoke to Paolo prior to my arrival, and he recommended a walking tour of Florence one morning, followed by a walking tour of museums another morning. Paolo brought to life the history, people and art of Florence. We explored churches and buildings, he explained...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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PaoloR2415, Proprietario at Florence Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Kent !!! The two days with you have been great :) Visiting the Uffizi in January with only few tourists in the museum is amazing, we were actually alone, me and you, in Leonardo's room, isn't it great ? Oh yes, a nice...More

Reviewed January 9, 2019

Paolo was an absolute pleasure: I was so grateful my friends had recommended him to us before we arrived. We took a three-hour private tour of the Uffizi, and Paolo approached it very thoughtfully: it's a huge museum and we didn't try to speed through...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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PaoloR2415, Proprietario at Florence Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2019

My clients who recommend me to their friends, beautiful, what is happening to me could not even remotely imagine when I was studying to become a tour guide. Thank you very much for your wonderful review !! The Uffizi Gallery gives us the opportunity to...More

Reviewed January 9, 2019

I had arranged for a private tour with Paolo a few weeks before our arrival in Florence! What a great decision! I had asked for a customized time of 2 hours and that was no problem at all! We had a nice, knowledgeable walk around...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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PaoloR2415, Proprietario at Florence Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2019

Thank you soooo much !!! I am so glad you liked the tour :) 'Course I took extra time to show you a good place to eat :) I wish you all the best Cheers from Florence to San Diego Paolo Your florenceprivateguide

Reviewed January 7, 2019

Paulo took us through the Uffizi. He knew the art and knew what was important. His knowledge of historical context was flawless.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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PaoloR2415, Proprietario at Florence Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Thank you so much for your review !! I wish you a Happy 2019 :) A hug Paolo Your florenceprivateguide

Reviewed January 7, 2019

Paolo is excellent tour guide! He was very thorough, well educated on the history and artistry of the region. We had a wonderful time!

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Date of experience: November 2018
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PaoloR2415, Proprietario at Florence Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Thank you for your review :) I hope to met you again someday ! Happy New Year Paolo Your florenceprivateguide

Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

Paolo is super sweet and very knowledgeable. My sister and I had three days in Florence and I decided to treat us to a private walking tour. I knew after doing all the must see sights and museums it’s good to get more flavour and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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PaoloR2415, Proprietario at Florence Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Thank you Lisa !! I really loved to show you and Victoria our city :) Thank you for the great review and I hope to meet you again. A hug Paolo Your florenceprivateguide

Reviewed December 28, 2018

We visited Florence end of November 2018. We, were my fiance and my middle aged son and daughter. A fairly mature group looking forward to some days of intense culture experience mixed with Italian wine and food. Being busy as most people are today we...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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PaoloR2415, Proprietario at Florence Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Wow, thank you so much Richard !! I love to guide families :) and you have a very sweet one :) Thank you . I wish you all the best Warm regards Paolo Your florenceprivateguide

Reviewed December 23, 2018

My husband and I were in Florence for just one night, and decided try a private guide to get the most out of our time there. I came across Paolo on tripadvisor, and he was wonderful. He was extremely responsive to my email requests before...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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PaoloR2415, Proprietario at Florence Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Thank you Debbie !! You and Jan was terrific too :) It was really great to spend such a great time with you in Florence Next time another tour ? why not :) A hug Paolo Your florenceprivateguide

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barryf189
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Response from PaoloR2415 | Property representative |
Dear Barry, thank you very much for your request ! I am sorry but I am not available :( Kind regards Paolo
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nzers
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Florence Private Guide (1 Reply)
We will be in Florence on June 4th which happens to be the first Sunday of the month and as such not a good day to visit the Uffizi & Accademia nor the Duomo. Nevermind, we will be back later in the week and will visit these then. We think it is a good day to take a guided walking tour of the city center. I have emailed three different tour guides who are highly rated on Trip Advisor and a week later I am still waiting for a reply from any of them? Am I contacting them too early? Will...More
January 18, 2017|