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Sapori e Saperi

35 Panton Street, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 339 763 6321
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Wonderful Artisan Tour on Day Trip to Barga

My wife and I met the Sapori e Saperi Adventures guide at the Barga train station after a 50 minute... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Austin, Texas
Unique experience in Tuscany

A wonderful day trip to hidden gems of Tuscany villages. We had the chance to be guests at cheese... read more

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Reviewed January 1, 2017
יהודה פ
Haifa, Israel
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Inspiring culinary tours of life behind the scenes that you won't find in any guidebook
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  • Very good11%
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“olive oil” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
35 Panton Street, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 339 763 6321

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I met the Sapori e Saperi Adventures guide at the Barga train station after a 50 minute trip from Lucca. The guide (Francesca Buonagurelli)-- subject matter expert and fluent in many languages-- took us to tour a 300-year old (and still functioning)...More

Thank DSNAustin
Heather J, Direttore at Sapori e Saperi, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you, David. I'm so glad you enjoyed your day. I hope to welcome you back sometime soon to be able to show you more of our wonderful countryside and passionate artisan food producers and craftspeople. Erica

Reviewed January 1, 2017

A wonderful day trip to hidden gems of Tuscany villages. We had the chance to be guests at cheese maker's farm, see the goats and eat lunch with him and his nice wife. We've tasted finest olive oil and saw how its produced. Erica was...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Group of 11 women went on a tour of a local farm/cheese factory tour arranged for us by Sapori and Saperi. We ALL loved it. Beautiful drive, great history facts shared with us and then a chance to watch them make several types of cheese....More

1  Thank DonnaKarson
ericainglese, Owner at Sapori e Saperi, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2016

Thank you, Donna. It's a great pleasure to be able to share my producers with travellers who appreciate them. Erica

Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

The tour included many great tastes and wonderful meals in people's homes that would not be included in any other tour. Italian cheese, pasta and olive oil were revelations. The cooking lesson was fun and I am now convinced that I can make homemade pasta....More

1  Thank efd
Reviewed November 19, 2015

The truffle hunt that Erica from Sapori e Saperi put together was fantastic! Hands down the best day of trip to Italy! We can't wait to go on another adventure with Erica!!

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Reviewed October 10, 2015

We arranged a customized three-day itinerary with Heather, who, having lived in the area for years, knows the ins and outs and many local artisans. We wanted to have a chestnut experience, and Heather arranged to bring us to a sagra (festival) in one of...More

Thank professorclee
Reviewed September 7, 2015

The Garfagnana region is a hidden gem in northern Tuscany – stunning mountains and views, charming hilltop villages and a way of life that feels unspoiled by time and tourists. My husband, two boys (ages 12 and 7) and I spent about four weeks in...More

5  Thank TracyCA123
Reviewed September 7, 2015

I stumbled on the name of this company on the internet. I was staying in Barga for two days by myself and was intrigued by the scope of the company's ability to customize a tour just for me. I knew so little of the area...More

3  Thank Berg1
Reviewed June 13, 2015

Our group of four spent a delightful day with Erica visiting local artisans, eating & seeing Italy!!

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Thank Teresa S
Reviewed May 13, 2015

I can't say enough about my experience with Sapori e Saperi. First Class and professionally run. Erica was extremely responsive & creative in customizing an itinerary based on our interests. Loved our day with Monica learning about cheese-making and enjoyed a fabulous lunch. She was...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Tell me more about your one day tours. Can you meet us at the train station?
June 9, 2015|
Response from Heather J | Property representative |
Certainly, providing it's in the area in which I offer day tours. Do you mean the Lucca station? If you go to my website, contact me via the email given there and tell me the date you're planning to arrive, I'll tell you... More