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Italy Unfiltered

Strada Dell'Agazzara 10, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Last minute Tuscan tour

While traveling through Umbria with another family, our paths happened to cross Deborah and Massi... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
mdbeer
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Burlington, Vermont
The REAL Siena!!

Our group of 6 couples spent an amazing, full day exploring Siena with locals, Deborah and Massi! I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robert S
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Come experience Italy and enliven your senses. Meet the locals and become Italian for the day! Let us guide you to the best off the beaten path experiences in Tuscany. Offering Private Tours in Tuscany, and Siena. With Deb (American) & Massi (Italian from Siena)
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“san gusme” (2 reviews)
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Strada Dell'Agazzara 10, 53100, Siena, Italy
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"new friends"
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"chianti region"
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"recent trip to tuscany"
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"amazing experience"
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"olive oil"
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"ins and outs"
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"cooking class"
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"local family"
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"local wineries"
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"delicious wine"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

While traveling through Umbria with another family, our paths happened to cross Deborah and Massi at a vineyard outside of Orvieto. The meeting proved to be serendipitous as we immediately connected with them both. It was clear from the moment we met them that they...More

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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Ciao Matt and Deb Thank you for your kind words. We were so fortunate to meet you and your friends that fine spring day in Umbria. We were so glad to meet the following day for a mini experience in lovely Siena. We love that...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our group of 6 couples spent an amazing, full day exploring Siena with locals, Deborah and Massi! I can’t say enough about the many, very special places we visited and the food and wine that seemed to have no end! This tour immersed us in...More

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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ciao Michell, Thank you for your kind words, we really love to show off Siena with our Foodie Tour, it is a great way to see, taste and experience like you said. Your group was so much fun, you can tell you are all good...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a last minute opportunity, and messaged Massi and Deb on a Sunday afternoon. They responded very quickly, and voila, we were off to Chianti for a wonderful tour on the next day. Our tour covered a quick walk around the grounds of the...More

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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Ciao Steve and Barb, Thank you so much for your kind words. We too enjoyed our time together in Chianti. It was such a lovely afternoon, and from the visit we had at Brolio, (remember with no one else there) was just the beginning of...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We had such an amazing vacation throughout Italy, and our day with Deb and Massi was our favorite!! It was a great way to explore different parts of Tuscany, learn about its history, learn about the region's wines (and most importantly, taste them!), and enjoy...More

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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Ciao Keith Thank you for your kind words, it was a pleasure to host you and your family. The three children did really well on the trip, and it was fun to see them enjoying not only the local foods, but all the flowers and...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I spent the day with Massi exploring the Tuscan countryside. He was so kind and knowledgeable. I tend to ask a lot of questions! I completely recommend if you are planning a trip to Siena. He picked us up at our door...More

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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Ciao Melissa, Thank you for your kind words. I am so glad you had the opportunity to explore the Tuscan countryside and taste some great wines. We love this time of year and find most guests love it too, since it is a little less...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Our dream for many years was to visit Tuscany, take a cooking class and visit small local family owned wineries. From our first conversation we felt as if Deb and Massi were not only new friends but family. They both MORE than hit the nail...More

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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Ciao Michele, Thank you for your kind words, we had such a wonderful time with you the week you were here in Siena. After the pre trip planning we did and the calls etc. we too felt like we were meeting old friends, for the...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

In the middle of a long trip to Italy, we booked a full day wine tour of Montelcino with Italy Unfiltered. In the process of making the reservation, Deb asked us for background information and our wishes so she and her husband, Massi, could customize...More

Thank Lori S
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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Ciao Lori and Jim Thank you for your kind words. We too had a great day of touring, and were honored to help you celebrate your special anniversery. The weather was perfect, and we really felt like we had most of Montalcino to ourselves. Who...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Thank you Deb and Massi, you made our time in the Tuscany area very special! We originally booked our wine tour with Deb and Massi but then also booked Massi the driver for a couple of transfers and we are so glad we did! After...More

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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Ciao Terry Thank you so much for your kind words. What a pleasure to serve you and your three friends. It is always a pleasure when our guests can take advantage of our Driver Services as well as tour with us. We too like the...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Massi the Driver drove 5 of us from Florence to Siena. After many trains, it was fantastic to have a personal guide to pick us up. This was just the beginning. Tour one, Deb and Massi picked us up in Siena. I knew it was...More

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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Ciao Shelly Thank you for your kind words. It was such a pleasure to host you and your 4 close friends while in Siena. I know there was lots of anticipation on both sides. Especially with all the emails and planning we did before your...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

My Fiance and I booked a tour with Deb and didn't really know what to expect, great reviews were helpful but they do not do this tour justice. Massi, Deb's husband and Deb herself are superstars. They picked us up at our hotel and drove...More

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debinitaly5, Owner at Italy Unfiltered, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Ciao Sarah and Ben, Thank you so much for your kind words. We are so happy you enjoyed your day with us here in Tuscany. We remember well our time together and we were so pleased we had an early start which allowed us time...More

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Brenda B
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Response from debinitaly5 | Property representative |
Ciao Brenda, Most tours start in Siena, and we can visit the wine regions of Chianti and or Montalcino for the famous Brunello wines as well. If you are staying in or near San Gimignano we can start from that area as well... More
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