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Fantastic Florence

135 reviews
About Fantastic Florence
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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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were extremely pleased with Francesca and her attention to every detail. We felt like we were visiting a family member. Two tours were booked during the busy holiday season. Each was handled with ease and care. The best things came from the little details...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had pre-booked a tour with Francesca to the Accademia based on her amazing Trip Advisor reviews and we were not sorry!!!! We toured with our two children, ages 9 and 10 and my parents - Francesca kept the process moving smoothly and the content...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

We had such a wonderful tour w/Francesca! We didn’t want our ~4-hour vegan food/culture/history tour to end. She was soooo knowledgeable and personable - a walking history book of Florence. Can’t say enough good things about her! Would come back to Florence just to take...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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franguideforflorence, Owner at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2018

Dear Matthew, You made my day with this great review!! I had the best timewith you and your daughter! I’m very happy that you enjoyed the vegan food tour in Florence. Being vegan in Florence is extremely easy: the bread soup, the chestnut flower cake,...More

Reviewed 10 November 2018

Francesca did a great job in sharing her City with us. It was easy to make arangements with her and when we had to make a last minute change ( due to unforeseen weather conditions !!) she was extremely accomodating. She expertly guided us through...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MRK42
franguideforflorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Dear Michael, Thanks for taking the time to share your experience here on TripAdvisor! You are a delightful company to be with! We had to move the tour to another day due to a storm. Nevertheless, your drive to Florence was uneventful and we spent...More

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Giulia was absolutely fantastic and I recommend her without hesitation. This was basically a private, personal tour by a Firenze native. It was like having a great family or friend show you the real Florence. I found her through Fantastic Francesca after an internet search...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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franguideforflorence, Owner at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Dear Genevieve, Thanks for taking the time to write this fabulous review about your experience in Florence with us! The early morning tour is one of the best, I believe. Since the crowds are not yet around, seeing Florence is a pure joy. The earlier...More

Reviewed 23 October 2018

Francesca took us on a wonderful tour of her amazing city. Starting with a street food tour in the market (unfortunately my husband was under the weather that day so I had to eat for two - such a hardship!), we felt like visiting family...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Keary0717
franguideforflorence, Owner at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Hi Keary, We had a lot of fun that day, just a shame your husband wasn't feeling well and he couldn't enjoy that heavenly food at the market. Those lemon and ricotta ravioli were simply amazing! Thanks a bunch for having spent your time in...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Where do I begin? I can't imagine our trip to Florence without the help of Francesca. From our initial contact months in advanced, she guided us on activities with our family and friends, times to book, and other options. We booked a private child friendly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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franguideforflorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Michelle, this review really made my day! Grazie mille! It's reason of the greatest satisfaction to me knowing that my clients had the most beautiful experience in Florence thanks to my help. I know how challenging it might be to travel with a little one,...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We were in Florence just for the day with children and grandparents so had asked Francesca for a tour of the city to cater for the fact that most of our party couldn’t walk too far or queue too long. Francesca was brilliant and totally...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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franguideforflorence, Owner at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Dear Gussy, Your girls are the sweetest clients I have ever had, above all the little one! All so curious and smart! Florence is a city full of little details outside in the streets, which are perfect to create tours for children. It's not necessary...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

Guide Valentina Scarpa met us at our central city apartment at 9AM and walked us through our Medici Tour with superb knowledge of the family - all in excellent English! Her knowledge of the Medici family was so great, we recorded and videoed much of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kristi P
franguideforflorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Dear Kristi, Thanks for taking the time to write this amazing review! Valentina is one of our "Fantastic" guides and, like all our collaborators, does this job with great passion and dedication. The Medici tour is one of our favorite by the way! Grazie mille...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018

We have been to Florence before and wanted to understand more of the history through one of the most powerful families, the Medici. I contacted Francesca and we spent two and a half hours, listening to thoroughly researched history and little stories which made the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Laraine B
franguideforflorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Dear Laraine, It was simply lovely to guide you, Robert and Francoise. I enjoyed your kindness, curiosity and sense of wit. And I have to confess that the Medici family is one of my favorite topics when talking about Florence. And the Medici chaples are...More

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natalieluvz4
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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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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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