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Florencetown offers the highest quality small-group and private tours in town and in Tuscany with guaranteed departures from Florence. Unique experiences from the tour operator internationally-recognized as THE specialist in Florence and Tuscany.
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Via De' Lamberti 1 | (Meeting Point in Piazza Repubblica next to the APPLE STORE under the loggias), 50123, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So we bought the skip the line tickets for 4:30pm entry time but we still had to stand in line for about 40 minutes. This was a Saturday so maybe that is why we waited so long. I would suggest just going to the ticket...More

Thank Natalie_aloi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely a highlight of our trip to Italy. We did the class outside of downtown Florence at the winery and had a great time. Before we went to the winery, we stopped at a market to learn about the culture, taste some meats, cheeses, and...More

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ThomasV3728, Guest Relations Manager at FlorenceTown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mr. Mark M. , we are glad to read that you chose a Florencetown's Cooking Class for your stay in Florence, and we also appreciate the time you spent writing the review; this is a fundamental element in order to maintain the quality standards...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Both instructors were kind and patient and answered all questions clearly and with care. I developed a passion for trying to cook pizza myself because of these fine gentleman.More

Thank Devon M
ThomasV3728, Guest Relations Manager at FlorenceTown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mr. Devon M. , we are glad to read that you chose Florencetown for your stay in Florence, and we also appreciate the time you spent writing the review; this is a fundamental element in order to maintain the quality standards at its best...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour started with a tour through Mercato Centrale to get some ingredients for the the cooking class. The guide was engaging and brought us through the market, teaching us about cheese, eat and wine. We later went to the kitchens for the class where...More

Thank jkwellyn
ThomasV3728, Guest Relations Manager at FlorenceTown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jkwellyn, we are glad to read that you chose Florencetown for your stay in Florence, and we also appreciate the time you spent writing the review. We hope you will be soon our guest on another of our experiences, maybe on one of a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Francesca led us on a very informative tour of the Florence Duomo, including skywalk. She was so knowledgeable and her enthusiasm was evident. A lot of stairs to climb, but definitely worth it. Not having to wait in line was another big plus!More

Thank Eefer2015
ThomasV3728, Guest Relations Manager at FlorenceTown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Eefer2015, we are glad to read that you chose Florencetown for your stay in Florence, and we also appreciate the time you spent writing the review; this is a fundamental element in order to maintain the quality standards at its best and exceed the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our time with Chefs Jon and Marcina for our pizza making class. Even though I was totally lost in following Chef Jon's instructions, I managed to make a pretty good pizza. The chefs as well as their assistant were very helpful and friendly...More

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ThomasV3728, Guest Relations Manager at FlorenceTown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear FTLCruisers, we are glad to read that you chose Florencetown for your stay in Florence, and we also appreciate the time you spent writing the review. We will also report this message to the chefs, both Jon and Martina will be happy and proud...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I got off to a rather bumbling start but was impressed by the enthusiastic and engaging guide, with very good English, Fabio (I hope I heard his name correctly). He offered many fascinating insights into Florentine history, architecture and art. I loved his joke that...More

Thank Ed_Paul
ThomasV3728, Guest Relations Manager at FlorenceTown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ed_Paul, Thank you for your review, it is both a way to reach the perfect quality and to improve everybody's experiences. We Hope to have soon the chance to escort you through another of our experiences, so that we can confirm and exceed the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was exciting to get around. Shops around Duomo are amazing. Leather foods are ver expensive but great Italian leather. Lots of gelato outlets and pizzerias. Great selection of wines. You can find in hundreds of shops. Some restaurants allow you to carry your own...More

Thank 94arunb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the Tuscany Wine Trail visiting two wineries and an olive farm. Our guide Matteo was fantastic; very knowledgeable about the Tuscan wine and olive industries. The visit to the wineries was great; beautiful wines at both and a wonderful lunch to finish. All...More

Thank Marc M
ThomasV3728, Guest Relations Manager at FlorenceTown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jet29599486434, we are glad to read that you chose Florencetown for your stay in Florence and Tuscany, and we also appreciate the time you spent writing the review. We will also report this message to Matteo, he will be happy and proud of it...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I used Florencetown for a city bike tour of Florence. My guide Giada, a born Florentine, was so knowledgeable of all the sites we visited. She was a true professional and had a delightful way of presenting stories. I was very lucky to have been...More

Thank Steven B
ThomasV3728, Guest Relations Manager at FlorenceTown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Steven B. , we are glad to read that you chose Florencetown for your stay in Florence and Tuscany, and we also appreciate the time you spent writing the review; this is a fundamental element in order to maintain the quality standards at its...More

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Perswagg
June 6, 2018|
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Response from Marusca I | Property representative |
Dear Perswagg, our cooking classes start at 9 o'clock and we have to be on time to guarantee the best experience to the entire group. I kindly suggest you to take an earlier train. If you wish more information please... More
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Lisetravel
April 11, 2018|
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Response from Brian C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we were with a group...didn’t have any control over getting the vouchers, tickets, etc.
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Jennifer R
March 30, 2018|
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Response from ThomasV3728 | Property representative |
Hello Jennifer R. , we provide 2 different bike tour in Florence: - the I bike Florence lasts for 2.5 hours; - The VIP Bike tour of Florence lasts for 3 Hours. Hope to have helped you. Thomas Varriale Guest... More
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