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Franco Wine Tour Experience

Siena, Italy
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We had the pleasure of touring Montepulciano with Franco as our guide. My husband and I were alone... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Martina L
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Parkland, Florida
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Franco is fun and lively! The whole day is a big adventure. I don't even think Franco knows how... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
bjulyn21
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Gilroy, California, United States
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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...more
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"brunello di montalcino"
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"olive oil"
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"fresh bread"
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"his passion"
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"his knowledge"
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"amazing lunch"
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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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"tuscan countryside"
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"montalcino area"
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"back roads"
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"our honeymoon"
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"tuscan lunch"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of touring Montepulciano with Franco as our guide. My husband and I were alone on the tour and Franco spent the day customizing the tour to our liking, making suggestions on places to go, and then taking us to do all...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Franco is fun and lively! The whole day is a big adventure. I don't even think Franco knows how the day will go. I mentioned that I love cappuccino and before I knew it we were in a cafe in a small town drinking the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can’t think of any better way to experience all that Tuscany has to offer than with Franco on his amazing tour. You get so much more than wine tastings. Between the drive through Tuscany, stops into amazing local bakeries/coffee shops, the FANTASTIC lunch, and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic day with Franco. All 3 wineries were awesome - the wine, the people, the experience! And lunch YUM! Franco knows all the best places and all the right people. The tour was worth every penny and absolutely worth the long day....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I had a full day tour and Brunello di Montalcino tasting with Franco Fadda that was beyond our expectations. Franco picked us up on time and in a spotless vehicle and we began a tour of small towns, quaint shops, iconic sights...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Franco was prompt in replying all our needs and questions and his quote on wine tour is the best we’ve come across. For only my Father and I we felt and received his most welcome and attention throughout the trip. The wineries were fantastic the...More

1  Thank Sasabebe
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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

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Rhonda V
2 April 2017|
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Response from FrancoWineTours | Property representative |
Hello Rhonda Thank you so very much for writing us. My small group tours have to start from Siena, wich is easily reachable by bus from Florence. I offer small group tours from Siena for a reasonable price because we... More
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Response from anjujha | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I know this response is late but hopefully will help some one.Yes I did provide cc info. He just took the info, he didn't charge us until after the tour when he had brought along a credit card machine. I believe he is... More
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Michelle M
13 July 2016|
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Response from JMnKY | Reviewed this property |
Hi Michelle, I book by calling Franco to make the necessary arrangement. As mine was made at very last minute (emailed him the night before the tour and confirmed the following morning) so payment was made at the end of the... More
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