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Franco Wine Tour Experience

Siena, Italy
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Chianti wine tour

If you like Chianti Classico and castles this is the tour for you. Franco is the ultimate guide. He... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Sharie R
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Warren, Pennsylvania
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Highlight of our 14 day trip

Myself my wife and our 14 year old son went a wine/food tour with Franco a few weeks ago. Wow, he... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
normwind
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Cypress, California
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Franco Fadda Tours & Activities Snc is a fully licensed and insured Italy-based Travel Agency. You're staying in Siena and want to dedicate a day touring the wine regions?! Spend the day in the company of a local wine passionate and perhaps with a few other wine travelers.
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"brunello di montalcino"
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"olive oil"
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"his passion"
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"fresh bread"
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"amazing lunch"
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"his knowledge"
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"another couple"
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"small town"
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"highlight of our trip"
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"tuscan experience"
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"pasta"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"montalcino area"
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

If you like Chianti Classico and castles this is the tour for you. Franco is the ultimate guide. He is personable, funny & knowledgeable about the history of Tuscany and the making of Chianti Classico. Every stop was an adventure and Franco was welcomed as...More

1  Thank Sharie R
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

Myself my wife and our 14 year old son went a wine/food tour with Franco a few weeks ago. Wow, he is amazing. He makes you feel like you are one of his relatives, a great person with a large personality. Every winery he knew...More

1  Thank normwind
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We were a group of four and did the Montalcino tour with Franco. It was an amazing day!!! We went to three wineries and drank lots of wine at each as we learned about the wine and toured the properties! And we had an amazing...More

1  Thank Victoria K
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Our tour day with Franco was hands down the best day of our vacation! We were visiting our daughter who is studying in Florence and decided to splurge and look for a small group tour that would allow us to do some wine tasting and...More

Thank GMC190
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

We have hired Franco two times. The first tour was to Montalcino. UNBELIEVABLE. We had the best time. Franco took us to two outstanding wineries, both of which make exquisite Brunello. Toured each winery, met with the owner/wine maker. In between the visits we ate...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Our day with Franco is something my daughter and I will never forget. Franco is extremely knowledgeable and passionate about the area and sharing its beauty. We loved all three different wineries, the families, their history and of course their wines! Our lunch was excellent...More

Thank Michelle H
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Franco is a gem! We did a private tour as a couple and had a great experience - even in the cold of February. Franco really sought to show us the best of Tuscany and the Brunello region. He is caring and knows so much...More

Thank Jacquelynnrose
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Franco picked us up on time and drove us to three great Brunello wineries with a three course lunch at an amazing restaurant, which included a very fine bottle of wine. The tour was absolutely the highlight of our trip to Italy. I can't imagine...More

Thank Phil L
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

This was my 4th private tour with Franco and each one has been unique and exceptional. It is crazy to me that at multiple wineries they know him so well they just give him the keys to the cellars to turn on the lights and...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

This tour is a true Tuscan experience, even in December. Don’t let the cold weather or low season fool you-a wine tour with Franco is an amazing experience any time of year! My friend and I did this tour in December and it was the...More

Thank Katie B
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