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Amazing food tour

Helena lead us on an amazing food adventure visiting family-run local producers of parmigiano... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Great Day in Emilia Romagna

Helena is a fantastic tour guide. She is fluent in English and Italian and she has very detailed... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
Jacqueline R
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Gourmet, bespoke food and wine experiences with artisan producers by qualified Sommelier, Parmigiano, Balsamic Vinegar and National Cheese Taster.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Via Lavino 336, 40050, Monte San Pietro, Italy
+39 338 122 7399
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Helena lead us on an amazing food adventure visiting family-run local producers of parmigiano, prosciutto and delicious wines. It was a long day but we learned and tasted so much! Helena is a passionate and extremely knowledgeable guide. Highly recommended!!!

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Reviewed 18 May 2018

Helena is a fantastic tour guide. She is fluent in English and Italian and she has very detailed knowledge of Emilia Romagna. Everything was organized perfectly. Since she has lived in the area for quite some time, she knows everyone and has access to very...More

Thank Jacqueline R
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Helena was amazing. We met her in Bologna on a day trip from Florence with our 4 year old and 9 month old twins. I knew from the first place we met it was going to be an amazing day. We started off the day...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Helena arranged a bespoke day out for us, which included visits to a wine farms including tastings, as well as a fantastic lunch. We also did a pasta making course with Helena, which was so much fun and worth every cent. Helena is so knowledgeable...More

Thank JoniAx
Reviewed 31 March 2018

We went on a half day walking tour of Bologna with Helena and it was just perfect. First of all she adapted the schedule to our specific requests. The tour was as informative as it was entertaining. Plus we got to try samples of many...More

Thank airman77
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

My wife & I were lucky enough to spend a day with Helena between Christmas & New Year. Helena arranged a bespoke day for us; sorting us a private driver, guiding us through Parmigiano Reggiano and Balsamico Vinegar producers, as well as a stop off...More

Thank lennybaker
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Great way to spend half a day in the beautiful countryside around Bologna! Helena is extremely knowledgeable about all things food, wine and cooking and well as relevant historical facts about the area! Toured a local family owned dairy and got to see how the...More

Thank Janet411
Reviewed 6 March 2018

A fantastic tour with an extremely knowledgeable guide. We learnt a lot and had a great time. Also felt like we were able to access some really special places and go behind the scenes. Would recommend to anyone with a passion for food.

Thank C_B186338
Reviewed 26 January 2018

The perfect blend of epicurean experiences and cycling in the bread basket of Europe. It has everything – mouth-watering cuisine, fine wine, fascinating history and jaw dropping vistas. We hope to see you again soon Helena.

Thank bacchusonbikes1
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Helena nicely organized this truffle hunting. What impressed me the most was her policy on how to show reality of the hunting which was hard work and sometime ended with no truffle found. Although we could not find any truffle, I and my wife truly...More

Thank Tak N
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