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Fantastic Florence

Via di Ugnano 59g, 50126, Florence, Italy
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Fascinating Florence walking tour

Our Guide was Taniana, every knowledgeable/caring young lady. Gave a great tour with info from the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bruce-Delwyn
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Walking tour of Florence markets and cafes

Francesca met us at our hotel and took us on a 3 hour walking tour of Florence. I am a vegetarian... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Setu P
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Fantastic Florence is an idea of a young tour guide of Florence. Fantastic Florence aims to show you not only the places of historical and artistic interest, but, and above all, it aims to let you know the real spirit of the city by telling you its history and adding amusing and funny anecdotes. We provide extremely high quality, yet fun and informal, fully guided tours of Florence, designed for small, independent and open-minded travelers.
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“beautiful city” (11 reviews)
“walking tour” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Via di Ugnano 59g, 50126, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our Guide was Taniana, every knowledgeable/caring young lady. Gave a great tour with info from the beginning of Florence to current times. We recommend this tour and guide

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Francesca met us at our hotel and took us on a 3 hour walking tour of Florence. I am a vegetarian and was interested in the farm to table culture in Florence, so she arranged for us to visit the markets in Florence while showing...More

Thank Setu P
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franguideforflorence, Owner at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Setu, Thanks for having shared with me your passion and knowledge about coffee! I loved the tour and the coffee tasting. It's always so enriching when you meet people who are truly interested in the past and present life of Florence. Next time I'll...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Francesca's 3 hour tour of Florence was a major highlight of our spring break trip to Italy. Communication via email was very prompt and full of helpful advice. Her English is perfect. We were a group of two adults and two children (ages 10 and...More

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FantasticFlorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Dear Michelle, thanks for taking your time to write this amazing review! I really enjoyed being your guide and help you discover Florence. You truly took the most advantage from your time, you even made it to Michelangelo square, wow!! I'm happy you could try...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Francesca was a pleasure to work with from the very first email: friendly, responsive and incredibly helpful. She helped organize a fresco making workshop with local artist Alan - and it was a blast. The kids did not want to leave, we learned so much...More

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FantasticFlorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Hello Irina! Wow, I didn't expect such enthusiastic words!! Thanks! It was really a shame we couldn't meet in person, you're definitely right. I also made my fresco once with Alan and it was so much fun! I painted a detail of a chapel in...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Before our trip, we enjoyed prompt, insightful, and helpful communication from Francesca. She is wonderful! When we booked the tour, she let us know that she was pregnant and that there might be a chance she would have to find a sub for our tour....More

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FantasticFlorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Grazie mille Francie!! It was really nice to arrange the tour for you and your family!! I was sure you were going to fall in love with Letizia, she's simply amazing, so sweat and knowlegable. I wish you a happy new year and thanks for...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We contacted Francesca with a specific tour in mind - the works of Michelangelo. What better place to experience Michelangelo than the place he was born and grew up! Francesca was unable to take us on the tour (due to the impending arrival of her...More

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franguideforflorence, Owner at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Laila, it was my pleasure to arrange the tour for you and your family with Isabella and help you enjoy the places related to Michelangelo in Florence! You had a precise idea in kind, finding the traces of the master, after being impressed by the...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2017

We were truly fortunate to find Francesca through Fantastic Florence! Prior to arriving in Florence we had several email exchanges with Francesca citing our individual tour preferences of the Pitti Palace and an "off the beaten path" food tour. Both experiences were absolutely fabulous. Francesca...More

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franguideforflorence, Owner at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Brian, This kind of reviews really melt my heart! I'm so happy that you enjoyed both tours and you were able to experience the magnificence of Pitti Palace with Isabella and the foodie side of Florence with me. Being with you is like being with...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

I contacted Francesca to booked a three hour walking tour of Florence. Our communication was fantastic and she was also prompt to response and eager to suggest lots of helpful information. She was getting ready to have a baby so she put us in contact...More

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franguideforflorence, Owner at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

Hi Ana, thanks a lot for taking the time to review the tour! I really appreciate it. Letizia is great and I'm happy you enjoyed your time with her. All the best, Francesca

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Francesca was absolutely wonderful. Our private group of three adults spent a delightful, laid-back three hours with her in early October 2017 and it was truly a highlight of our trip to Italy. I asked her to take us to some spots not frequented by...More

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franguideforflorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hi John, Our tour was more like a chat amongst old time friends! I loved our discussions about the past and present time of Florence, as well as your laid-back attitude, which I was very happy to go along with. Nerdi jeweler workshop is a...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

My sisters and I were fortunate to spend three hours with Francesca on an overview of Florence Tour. She was at our hotel to meet us promptly at the agreed time and provided a wealth of knowledge and insights into Florence and the places we...More

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franguideforflorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Kathleen, I had the most wonderful time with you and your sisters, showing you around and guiding you through Accademia Gallery. It's always a big satisfaction for me to receive such a nice feedback! Thanks for touring with me and I hope to see you...More

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natalieluvz4
24 February 2017|
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Response from franguideforflorence | Property representative |
Hello! Yes. Check my website and contact me privately please. I hope to see you soon in Florence! Francesca
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Colin P
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Hi Colin, Please send me an e-mail and I'll give you all the details. You find my contact informations on my website! Thanks, Francesca
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Hi jack, I'm afraid I don't understand what you mean. I give tours in Florence, Italy. But you are saying Aruba..? Francesca
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