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Culture Discovery Vacations - Day Tours

01038 Soriano nel Cimino, Italy
+39 340 335 7809
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Soriano nel Cimino Week of September 16-23

I don't even know where to begin. What an incredible experience from the moment you step off the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Richmond, Virginia
Cooking in Paradise on the Amalfi Coast - September 2-9, 2017

I was very blessed to be able to participate in the Culture Discovery Vacations "Cooking in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Debi S
Springfield, Illinois
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Half and full day cooking classes, winery excursions, olive mill tastings, and sightseeing excursions through Lazio, Tuscany & Umbria year round. All days start and end right in Soriano nel Cimino's main piazza.
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01038 Soriano nel Cimino, Italy
+39 340 335 7809
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't even know where to begin. What an incredible experience from the moment you step off the bus on arrival to the departure. The staff become family over the course of the week, and it is truly difficult to part when the week is...More

1  Thank Thomas101092
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was very blessed to be able to participate in the Culture Discovery Vacations "Cooking in Paradise on the Amalfi Coast" trip in early September of 2017. It was truly an amazing experience with amazing people. I loved every person, every meal, every drink, every...More

1  Thank Debi S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This was the vacation to compare all other vacations ! Everything was fabulous, the food the tours, the wine ! Culture Discovery Vacations gave it their all to make this the wonderful time it was. It was awesome to stay in the community with the...More

1  Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This was an amazing experience. Culture Discovery group truly deliver what they say in their description of their tours. The week staying in Soriano with cooking in the villa with Carla was fun, friendly and a real immersion in Italian culture. I throughly enjoyed the...More

1  Thank shayneanndavis
Reviewed 29 July 2017

The Food Fabulous! The Wine Delicious! The Experiences were Awesome!!! My friends and I are planning next year already with CDV Ciao for now! Diane from Boca Raton Florida

1  Thank dianevdefranco
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We just returned from our 4th trip with Culture Discovery Vacations. if you want to explore Italy, but are a little hesitant to do it on your own, I highly recommend Culture Discovery Vacations. Small groups, wonderful food, great hotels, interesting sights. What else could...More

1  Thank iowabiker0903
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This was my 2nd CDV trip and certainly not my last! This group knows how to create trips of a lifetime. Both times they far exceeded my expectations. When we arrived, they picked us up, brought us to our Villa and did not leave our...More

1  Thank sherylcherico
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We laughed, cooked, and ate delicious food as much as humanly possible! Not to mention, enjoying as much wonderful wine as we wanted! Our host, Ivan, as well as the other staff members from CDV were incredible. The locations CDV took us to meet with...More

1  Thank travelmom48316
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Since our first tour in 2009, there has never been a CDV tour we didn't like, but this past week in Chianti truly takes the cake. We wanted to show our friends and family, first hand, just how amazing Italy can be when you're introduced...More

2  Thank TuscanTourers
Alyssa S, Owner at Culture Discovery Vacations - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Thank you so much for writing such a thoughtful review for us! We always love having you on vacation and we are honored that you choose to keep returning to Italy with us. I'm thrilled to hear that you loved your guide in Florence and...More

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Would recommend this trip to anyone looking for fun, food, friends and wine, lots and lots of wine. Unbelievably blue waters and cloudless skies.More

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Alyssa S, Owner at Culture Discovery Vacations - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you so much for sharing your CDV experience with us here on Trip Advisor. We love to read that you enjoyed all the food and wine and that the waters impressed you. That is exactly what we want for you and our guests. See...More

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3 January 2017|
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Response from Betsy H | Reviewed this property |
I too have only done the Soriano trip and it was wonderful. I am planning on going back next year and am considering the Amalfi vaca. I agree with Lauren that any one would be great. CDV really makes it a wonderful... More
3 November 2016|
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Response from RoseM4 | Reviewed this property |
We are the only group there. Most places have a special relationship with owners.
29 September 2015|
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Response from Alyssa S | Property representative |
Hey there, I'd be happy to help you make a decision. One big difference between those two vacations, is the intensity of the cultural immersion, so it really depends on your interest in that. Have you taken a look at the... More