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Food Valley Travel & Leisure

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Discover the real Italian flavors of the Italian Food Valley! Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese, Prosciutto di Parma ham, Culatello di Zibello, Aceto Balsamico Tradizionale di Modena and many more... All our tours are personalized and made exclusively by...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Viale Antonio Fratti 40/A, 43121, Parma, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We met with our guide Monica and followed her to a family owned Parmigiano Reggiano cheese factory. Her English was fantastic and her knowledge was impressively technical. She showed and explained the history and process of cheese making. We had a tremendous amount of access...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have booked two trips with Food Valley Travel - A truffle collecting experience and a gourmet tour For our truffle experience we met a nice guide who has taken us to the woods near Parma to collect mushrooms. After about 40 minutes in the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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ANDREA A, Proprietario at Food Valley Travel & Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Inna, thanks for letting us have your feedback! Here is ours, in turn, point by point: Truffle tour / disappearal of the dog: on that day it had just snowed, which makes it difficult for both dogs and humans to follow the right truffle...More

Reviewed 5 December 2018

This was a wonderful tour. We enjoyed learning how the parmegiano cheese is still produced with the traditional methods and the "secrets" of using local cows' milk. Then we visited an Acetaia where they explained how fresh grape juice is converted into the must exquisite...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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AIO1974, Proprietario at Food Valley Travel & Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your great review! It’s really a satisfaction when we receive words like yours.. we take the opportunity to wish you a very Happy New Year and hope to see you again in the Food Valley!

Reviewed 27 October 2018

We had a wonderful day with Elena, from this company. We left Bologna and met Elena on the way to Lake Como. She took us to Agriturismo Avigneto where we had lunch at the restaurant of the farmhouse al Vignelo. We sampled the local Lambrusco's...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shermaine G
ANDREA A, Proprietario at Food Valley Travel & Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review! We’ll let Elena know :-) we hope to have you again to discover more from our beloved Food Valley

Reviewed 18 October 2018

On our way from Bologna to Como, our driver stopped in Modena for a tour of Acetaia Villa San Donnino. We learned a lot about balsamic vinegar & enjoyed the tasting! We then got to travel with Elena from Food Valley Travel & Leisure &...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shermaine G
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Our Guide, Georgia was excellent. She was extremely knowledgeable about the Parma Reggio area along with the Cheese and Ham processes. Our lunch with her was great also - nice restaurant . We really learned a lot. Just when the day couldn't get better the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed 30 June 2018

This was our 4th trip using Food Valley Travel to help us with a trip on which we take customers to show them the factory and surrounding area for Bertazzoni, one of our most important manufacturers. They arranged hotels, restaurants, walking tours, a tour of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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ANDREA A, Proprietario at Food Valley Travel & Leisure, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Thanks so much! It’s Always a pleasure and a challenge as well to surprise you again and again!.. see you soon! Best

Reviewed 27 June 2018

For an avowed foodie like me, touring factories that produce genuine Parmesan Reggiano and Prosciutto di Parma, it's just the opposite of "you don't want to see how the sausage is made." Seeing first-hand how Parmesan is made from start to finish, as well watching...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

we had a truly fantastic day on our parma food valley gourmet tour. everything about it was awesome. we met our guide, Monica, at a restaurant that was easy to find, right off the highway. she was prompt, and, importantly, she was a great lead...More

Date of experience: April 2018
4  Thank lori h
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We enjoyed such a great private tour with Giorgia who was on time, knowledgeable, patient, and great to learn from. Not only did we thoroughly enjoy the parmigiana, prosciutto, and balsamic experience but the lunch that was included in our private tour was probably one...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Christopher M
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Dear Chris, we met in person.. we have received your message only now.. we will update for sure our opening times.. thanks a lot and hope to have you here again in the future!
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tarawesley
6 June 2018|
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It starts at 9 and ends at 2.30 pm back to Parma.. yes there is transportation included and runs on monday wednesday and friday.. hope to have you as one of our guests!
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JamesR996
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Dear James, We have a lot of tours available.. both private and regular mini group tours.. you can check at foodvalleytravel or send us an email for personalized requests. Sincerely Andrea Food Valley Travel
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