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My name's Elisabetta Ivaldi, tourist guide for Parma, Piacenza, Reggio Emilia, Modena and Bologna. I've been working as a qualified Tourist Guide for more than 20 years and I LOVE to share all my passion to my customers!! I work in Italian, English...more
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Parma, Italy
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

We had a private food tour in Parma with Elisabetta for four of us and it was a highlight of our trip in that area. Elisabetta is probably the most professional tour guide I've had the pleasure to tour with and she showed us a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank trvlfish
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Our family visited Parma this summer, and Elisabetta was our guide on a walking tour. We had some difficulty with our flight arriving on time, and she was able to accommodate our late arrival, which we very much appreciated. We were still able to have...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Marylynn R
Reviewed 26 January 2018

• My husband and I spent a day in Parma last year with Elisabetta Ivaldi and we had a wonderful time. We thought that the best part of the day would be visiting the Antica Corte Pallavicina Relais to see the culatelli ham curing process...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank gedl1606
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had a morning tour with Elisabetta, beginning with a tour of the Parmesan Cheese factory, a tasting then on to Parma centre to visit the local sites. Elisabetta's English is fantastic as is her knowledge of Parma and its history. It is definitely worth...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

We met Elisabetta at a cheese processing plant and then spent the rest of the time at a parma ham plant. Elisabetta is very knowledgable on the topics and the area. She is very easy to talk to and advised us of other things to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 19 November 2016

My husband and I were looking forward to our food tours with Elisabetta. Just as we rode the rental car to meet up with her, my husband pulled his back and was in excruciating pain. When Elisabetta arrived, without any hesitation, made it a forgone...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Elisabetta I, Owner at Parmatourguide, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2016

Prescilla and Ramón, "All's well that ends well"!! I really hope to see you in Parma next year! I'll be waiting for you!! Elisabetta

Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had one day to experience Parma. We were recommended Elisabetta Ivaldi for a guide to the C.P.L. Parma, Parmigiano cheese factory. We also wanted a tour of a prosciutto factory. She made it so simple and booked a driver for both places and made...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank kmadej
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My wife arranged for us to spend a morning with Elisabetta touring a parmigiano cheese factory followed by a tour of a prosciutto factory - I don't always go along on my wife's little "adventures", but I'm really glad I went with her on this...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Danielle T
Reviewed 19 September 2016

My wife and I contacted Elisabetta by email and within just a couple of hours were able to book her for a last minute tour of a couple Parmesan and Prosciutto factories. She was an absolutely fantastic tour guide and very knowledgeable. She arranged for...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

We arranged a customized tour with Elisabetta to include a cheese making tour, castle tour and winery tour with lunch and tasting. Elisabetta is very well informed about her subjects and taught us a great deal. The lunch was a highlight. We were able to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Marcel L
13 July 2015|
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Response from Elisabetta I | Property representative |
Hi! I need a request by e-mail. Thank you. Elisabetta
Lucy M
10 March 2015|
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Response from Elisabetta I | Property representative |
Hello Lucy, the final price depends on the number of people. Up to 8 people the cost is 140,00 euros for cheese and ham Entrance fees and tasting from 6,00 to 22,00 euros per person (to be paid at the factories') for... More