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Discover with Laura - Food Tours in Parma

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Discover with Laura - Food Tours in Parma
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Laura Panella is an official tour guide with a license as tour guide, travel agent and tour leader. Laura's Food Tours in Parma is designed to meet the needs of those tourists that would like to know the food products and the life-style in...more
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Viale Sette Fratelli Cervi 9, 43123, Parma, Italy
+39 320 417 9262
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Laura picked us up and we went on a day-long excursion of fabulous food experiences. We now appreciate even more how REAL Parmigiano-Reggiano, Parma Prosciutto and Balsamic Vinegar is made. In addition we stopped at a lovely winery and had a delicious lunch. It was...More

3  Thank slmusick
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We've done many food tours, so we feel we can easily compare and assess the good and the bad. First, the good. This tour takes you to very small /traditional places that produce the typical produces of the Parma region. You don't visit large industrial...More

2  Thank Isa-Francis
Laura P, Proprietario at Discover with Laura - Food Tours in Parma, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hi Francis, I'm sorry you felt I was bored... Maybe you thought that because I told you I work, but actually I think my job is really beautiful and it's my passion. I always think how to improve it, because I think that hints I...More

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All reviews balsamic vinegar family run food tour ham cheese factory small producers parmigiano reggiano near the train station first stop local producers whole process private tour great tour reasonable fee end product family owned businesses hard work
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a vegetarian food tour with Laura in mid-October: Parmesan, wine, and balsamic. It was excellent! Laura was professional and pleasant all the way. She met us at our apartment in Parma and drove us to the three family-run businesses. We had informative tours...More

Thank KJM02
Reviewed 15 October 2018

My husband and I booked Laura in September for a food tour. She is fantastic. Her English is excellent. She picked us up at our hotel. She is an excellent driver. We felt very safe with her. She goes to smaller producers and you get...More

Thank Virginillo
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Laura has created friendships/relationships with true artisians and shares that with you as yoy visit a real cheesemaker, winery run by only four family members, prosciutto making at it's best and taste some of the best Balsamic Vinegar in the region. To cap it all...More

Thank Gloria B
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Would highly recommend Laura’s tour. We have had a fantastic morning with Laura today. Very informative about the food of the region and she happily answered any questions. We loved everything about the tour. Laura even gave us recommendations on restaurants. Thanks Laura

Thank Matakatia
Reviewed 6 September 2018

My wife and I spent the day (Aug 29th) with Laura traveling through the Parma countryside visiting lots of fun and fascinating places, and had a wonderful time!! We started off at a small family-owned maker of Parmigiano-Reggiano. We got there just in time to...More

1  Thank T-ABadour
Reviewed 14 August 2018

This tour was more than we expected. Laura was amazing - she picked us up at our rental and as she drove, gave bits of information pertinent to the location we were headed. Each destination had family owned businesses that welcomed us and were gracious....More

Thank ds0rge
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Being avid ‘foodies’ a tour of the Parma region was the first planned adventure for the group. Communicating with Laura only via email had all plans in place well in advance. She provided several options as far as pick up locations and made all the...More

Thank ChaseyK
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

August 9 we visited Parma and toured with Laura. It was a wonderful tour of the Parmigiana, Parma ham and Balsamic factories. Outstanding and very informative. Laura did a great job and will pick you up at your hotel or train station.

1  Thank Don P
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Parma is a UNESCO heritage site for gastronomical goodness! There are a lot of tour companies offering tours of the many cheese and ham production factories, wine, balsamic vinegar. If you want a small private individualized food tour then look no further then Laura! She...More

Thank Janet O
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Laura is experienced and takes you through the Parma country side to places you would never find on your own. They are real food producers doing great food for the right time. If you have the opportunity, take home some Parma ham and head cheese....More

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9 July 2018|
Response from Laura P | Property representative |
Hi Ross, you can send me an email and you cancellare surely book. Thank you! Laura
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9 July 2018|
Response from gdpatten | Reviewed this property |
Try Modena or Bologna if you can't find anything in Parma. We based ourselves in Bologna and took the train to Parma where we met Laura.
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Hi Mejam, can you please send me an email? Thank you! Laura
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