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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 January 2014

The most fantastic experience. But what made it fantastic was investing in a good guide. We chose Artviva private tours. Our guide was Chris Longhurst and he was fantastic. He made the vatican come alive. He had PHD in theology and knew every bit of...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 6 June 2014

We did Artviva tours in Florence and loved them. I can't say the same for the walking tour in Rome. The tour guide was 20 minutes late with the whole group wondering what was going on. The audio quality on the headsets was not very...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Review of: Roaming Rome

This past week, we took an exceptional tour of the Villa Borghese guided by Francesca. Francesca explained things thoroughly and clearly and demonstrated a deep and impressive knowledge of the villa, the art—and the gardens. She did an amazing job of placing the art collection...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Alessandro gave us what ended up as a private morning tour of the Vatican. He is an archaelogist, and we learned so very much from him. We plan to sign up with Artviva again.

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

To say that Rome is a historic city would be a cliche. Rome is steeped in history but often to a visitor it can be overwhelming. I was returning to the eternal city after 35 years but this time with my family which included my...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Rachel was our guide for a visit in June. She told intriguing stories about the history of the acquisitions in the Vatican Museum and St. Peter's Bascilica. She even gave us a handout of Michaelangelo's painting and pointed out the special features we would see...More

Thank Cynthia R
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We really enjoyed our Artviva tour of the Vatican and Sistine Chapel. Our guide Alex was great. He was very knowledgeable and presented things in a thought provoking and interesting way. Alex had a good sense of humour and worked really well with our group.We'd...More

Thank Sheila R
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We did this tour in Florence and loved it so much we added it to our stay in Rome. It is very fun and educational. We learned about the history of the food traditions in Rome, tasting food and wine in several historical/traditional restaurants.

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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

I had the opportunity years back to have had an Artvivatour for my family. This time I contacted them for the Exclusive Highlights of Venice with a spanish speaking guide for a party of three: my mother, sister and myself. They delivered!, we requested it...More

Thank Eydaest
Reviewed 11 May 2018

We had Francesca as a tour guide and she was excellent. She was very knowledgeable and sweet. We had a little difficulty finding her. The meeting place is in the upper level above the subway stop. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

We booked a tour of Pompeii through ArtViva after great tours in Florence. Unfortunately, our guide was not that enthusiastic, and compared to the tour we had the day before in Herculaneum, was poor. As it was only the two of us, we had hoped...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

We used Artviva for two tours--the Best of Tuscany and a day trip to Cinque Terre. They were efficient, knowledgeable and the days were well planned for our large family group of ten with an age range of 8 - 68. We particularly enjoyed the...More

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