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Paul was fantastic. We spent several hours walking Florence. Paul knows his stuff and did a great... read more

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Michael R
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The personalized tours Paul scheduled for us in Venice, Bologna and Tuscany were OUTSTANDING... read more

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Over 10 years ago owner Paul Costa of Tuscan Tour Guide began his small private tour guide company. Since then he has led tours for Gordon Getty, Radio KISS 108 & NECN TV host Billy Costa and thousands of travelers of Royal Caribbean, Disney...more
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Piazza della Repubblica | And various locations, 50122, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Paul was fantastic. We spent several hours walking Florence. Paul knows his stuff and did a great job educating the adults and keeping 5 teenaged girls engaged. Paul also assisted us with various transportation requests all over Italy and all were flawless and timely. I...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

The personalized tours Paul scheduled for us in Venice, Bologna and Tuscany were OUTSTANDING!!!! The guides were extremely knowledgeable, friendly, flexible and fun!!!! We will be using Paul again with no hesitation!!!! We had only 8 days and because of his excellent planning, we saw...More

Thank Paula W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you ever find yourself in Florence, Italy, and in need of a tour guide, please contact my new friend Paul Costa. He’s an expert...and he is FUN!!!! Great find!! #tuscantourguide

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Paul brought to life the unvarnished story of the Medici family, and the interplay between guilds, religion, politics and infrastructure. He made it relatable for our younger daughters (age 9 and 11), including them in the conversation instead of just speaking to the adults. Our...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was the best education tour i have ever been on, he made history so i teresting to learn and absorb. So full of energy. Highly recommend his for any tour he provides.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Paul began our tour well before we arrived in Italy. He worked with us on amazing restaurants, drivers, wine tours and much more. Paul is the absolute best!! For a family that doesn't like tours we all loved Paul and his tours! Book him and...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Paul was incredible. He not only made our trip to Florence perfect, but assisted with many other places we visited including Venice and Rome. He was a wealth of knowledge and guidance for our entire vacation. I read in a review before going that if...More

Thank FeliciaPavlica10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found out about Paul through friends and could not have been more pleased with the experience he provided. As a family of five, with three children in their early to mid-twenties, we enjoy history but at times feel overwhelmed by the same boring tours...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Paul was incredible!! He showed my family all around Florence and truly made us interested in things we would have simply overlooked before! He has a great sense of humor and kept my 21 year old sister and I fully engaged the whole tour! He...More

Thank Audrey E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family visited Florence on a cruise and wanted to avoid feeling like cattle being coraled from site to site on a large tour- Paul came to our rescue! Paul arranged for a driver (Emmanuel) to pick us up from our ship and drive us...More

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Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by
an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city.
The historic center is characterized by the immensity
of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the
brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does
not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni
Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is
enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city
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Amy G
12 July 2018|
Response from Paul C | Property representative |
Hi, I'm sold out July 31 but can have a guide from my team do the Florence tour. Are you available on Fri July 30?
Sanjiv W
11 June 2018|
Response from mikechap1 |
Paul, Are you available on July 2nd (Monday) to lead a private walking tour of Florence for 3 english speakers? We are fit and looking for 2-4 hours. Thank you. Mike C