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“Great experience”
Review of Hills and Roads

Hills and Roads
Ranked #125 of 894 Tours in Tuscany
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Reviewed March 31, 2013

We did four days with Hills and Roads in March 2013. Three days of Tuscany region tours based out of Sienna and a fourth day to Assisi. We had Luca, Maria, and Angela as drivers - all great. We were so glad that we decided to use Hills and Roads instead of renting a car and driving ourselves. They were all friendly, knowledgeable, and accommodating. Highly recommend them!

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Reviewed February 24, 2013

We were a group of six that traveled to Italy in November. We had booked very early in the year and were able to get Luca (the owner) as our driver. We hired him for 3 days. The first day he picked us up in Rome and brought us to Tuscany, stopping in Orvieto on the way, which was amazaing. The next day he brought us to Florence and then a beautiful, small vineyard called Pratesi, a wonderful day! The last day we went to Siena, Monteriggioni which was a fortress near Siena and another wonderful vineyard in Tuscany, called Pieve Vecchia. He then brought us to a small seaside village that overlooked the Mediterranean and then on to Civitavecchia where we picked up our cruise. Luca was so personable, so accomodating and made our trip to Italy have some of the best vacation memories you can have. We would highly recommend Hills and Roads and hope to return one day to have Luca drive us through the beautiful "Hills and Roads" of Italy again.

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Reviewed January 2, 2013

Hills and Roads was a BIG part of our trip to Italy. We spent 3 different days with them. They picked us up in Rome and we took a nice drive with a great stop for lunch to Siena. It was so much better than taking the train. Then they picked us up at our hotel in Siena for a wonderful day in the country side. Small towns, lunch at a wonderful farm/vineyard, and some very special time with a crystal engraver. Finally, we were picked up in Manarola, had lunch in Pisa and a little shopping, then delivered to Verona. We were able to make our travel time tour time! They did a great job! Thanks Maria and Andrea!

Thank Donna H
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Reviewed January 2, 2013

We spent 3 days with the Hills and Roads team in June 2012 during a family vacation in Italy. Before the trip, Luca was wonderful about accommodating our needs and constructing a trip to perfectly capture the Italy that we wanted to see. On the first day, Angela, one of his guides, spent the day with us, driving us through the Tuscan hillside, and making stops at several towns and cities. We had made a request to visit a specific winery, and they took care of all the arrangements with the owners in advance and helped to set up a wonderful tasting - Angela even drove out the day before to make sure she knew exactly where to go!

For the next 2 days, we were with Luca, who has such a love for Italy and just a vast knowledge of everything we passed by and saw. He gave us so many tidbits of information and really added to our trip in a meaningful way. If we were too tired to go somewhere, he adjusted the schedule. If we wanted to stay somewhere longer, he made the arrangements to make that happen. We finished our time with Luca in Rome, where he dropped us off from our original "home base" of Florence, which was such a great service for us. We all HIGHLY recommend Hills and Roads and, next time we go back to Italy, will definitely be calling them!

Thank Dina B
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Reviewed December 25, 2012

The highlight of our holiday in Italy was in the Tuscany region. Much of which was attributed to the top notch services provided by Luca and his team (Maria, Angela and Andrea). We like the customized service where we can decide where we want to go, time of departure and duration of each visit. The hills and roads team also provided valuable insights such as places to shop and eat. My wife and I will definitely return to explore more of the Tuscany region in the future.

Thank Bernard C
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