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Franco Wine Tour Experience

Siena, Italy
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Amazing wine tour. Franco is the best!

Franco wine tours is an amazing experience. Franco is a wonderful tour guide who spoke perfect... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2013
Matt P
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USA
Lost in Siena

We arrived into Siena late in the evening looking for our Villa to attend a wedding over three... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2013
Scott S
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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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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 few other wine travelers.
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Reviewed 16 July 2013

Franco wine tours is an amazing experience. Franco is a wonderful tour guide who spoke perfect English. He is very patient and flexible with what you do on the tour. He is extremely knowledgeable about wine. The winery's we visited had great wine and it...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2013

We arrived into Siena late in the evening looking for our Villa to attend a wedding over three days. We were completely lost and had no idea where to go. We pulled over to a car wash and ran into Franco. We asked him for...More

1  Thank Scott S
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Reviewed 12 July 2013

Went on a wine tour with Franco in the Brunello region. We had a fantastic day - went to 2 great wineries and had a delicious lunch! He also stopped at a couple different places for us to take pictures. Franco is very knowledgeable about...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2013

My husband and I were on our honeymoon and were incredibly excited for our first trip to Tuscany and a wine tour we had booked in the Chianti region with Franco on June 28. We were not disappointed! As wine lovers (living close to Sonoma)...More

2  Thank KatieWalsh
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Reviewed 4 July 2013

Franco, so glad to see you're still doing the wine tours. We so enjoyed the one you took us on. Will never forget that glorious lunch we had. My husband and I will definitely look you up on our next visit to Italy. For anyone...More

1  Thank maryann w
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Reviewed 3 July 2013

My husband and I booked a private wine tour to the Brunello di Monticello region, and had the most wonderful time with Franco Fadda!!!! Franco picked us up at our villa and from there, we enjoyed the most amazing wine, food, and conversation. We learned...More

Thank Laurie K
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Reviewed 3 July 2013 via mobile

Had a great day with Franco. He knows the Brunello region and producers well and took us to some amazing wineries! Throw in a fantastic lunch and a few scenic detours and you have a great day. Plus we got back in time for Palio!

Thank Lordylou
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Reviewed 27 June 2013

Franco took my wife and I and another couple on an amazing tour of Brunello. We visited two great wineries and had lunch and more wine in Montalcino. He is very knowledgable and fun. Great day!! I highly recommend this tour.

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Reviewed 12 June 2013

We spent a day with Franco on a group tour to Montalcino and Montepulciano. Franco picked us up at our B&B and took us to an amazing lunch and to two wineries where we sampled Brunello and Nobile di Montepulciano. Beautiful scenery, gorgeous villages and...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2013

We went on a day long wine trip with Franco in the Brunello di Monticello region, and it was one of the highlights of our trip. The tour was very personalized (I think there were 10 of us and 2 guides) and Franco and his...More

Thank Lauren P
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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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26 July 2016|
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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
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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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