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Franco Wine Tour Experience

Siena, Italy
+39 347 910 6890
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Best Siena Wine Tour- PERIOD

My wife and I jumped onto Franco's wine tour kind of last minute. BEST DECISION EVER. Franco is... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2012
Tank_850
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Lincoln, California
Worthwhile Splurge!

While comparatively reasonable, the price of the tour (125 euro each) gave us some reservations. We... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2012
Palermo410
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Siena, Italy
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+39 347 910 6890

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Reviewed 15 July 2012

My wife and I jumped onto Franco's wine tour kind of last minute. BEST DECISION EVER. Franco is hospitable, knowledgable, funny, and made you feel like you were just out with your friends touring the country side. We'll definitely book Franco anytime we go to...More

1  Thank Tank_850
Reviewed 14 July 2012 via mobile

While comparatively reasonable, the price of the tour (125 euro each) gave us some reservations. We considered renting a car (or even bicycles) and exploring the wine region on our own. Wow...glad we decided to book the Chianti Classico tour and put our day -...More

3  Thank Palermo410
Reviewed 14 July 2012

While we were on our honeymoon in June 2011, we asked our hotel on a Saturday morning after il Palio if there was anyone available for private wine tours in town. We were pleasantly surprised to hear someone would take us on a Sunday when...More

1  Thank jon G
Reviewed 13 July 2012

My wife and I just returned from Tuscany and I'm now writing my first Trip Advisor reviews (after being a member for 10 years) because of Franco's tour - it was that good! Start to finish the experience was extraordinary. Franco is a bit of...More

1  Thank tjnyc
Reviewed 13 July 2012

We were joined by another couple for our wine tour. Franco did an excellent job of making sure that the day was meaningful for both couples by listening and tailoring the tour as we went along. It is true that surprises happen on Franco's tours...More

1  Thank Keene NH U
Reviewed 11 July 2012

We had a wonderful time taking the tour of the Montalcino region with Franco. Franco's enthusiasm combined with tours of 2 wineries along with a few stops along the way( including a memorable lunch) made for some great memories. Highly recommend!!!

1  Thank lorinmt
Reviewed 9 July 2012

A traditional medieval horse race, run around the Piazza del Campo, twice each year, on 2 July and 16 August, which has a first prize of a painted rag. This in itself does not seem to be much about nothing, however add to the equation,...More

1  Thank ManxViking
Reviewed 8 July 2012

We just returned from Italy and one of our highlights was spending the day with Franco Faddo. I wasn't sure what to expect; a friend had recommended Franco's wine tour. I think the number one take-away is that Franco really wants you to enjoy yourself...More

2  Thank Paul W
Reviewed 4 July 2012

This man is most passionate about wines and the Tuscan region. He sincerely wants you to enjoy your visit and will do virtually anything to make you feel comfortable. When the day is over you have learned, tasted, enjoyed and embraced the wine process. You...More

1  Thank steve k
Reviewed 1 July 2012

More of a tour of the chianti region than a wine tour, the two wineries we visited were more just part of the casual and informative tour of the countryside the Franco knows so well. Franco is extremely service-oriented and made an extra effort to...More

2  Thank pashacat
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Rhonda V
Do you pick up in Florence? Looking for a shared tour for my family of 4.people June10th. What is the cost ? Thank you for your time Rhonda
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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ediebSyracuse
I am booking a wine tour with Franco Wine Tour and I am worried about sending my credit card information. Has anyone out there sent that information to him recently?
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
Hi everyone, how did you all book for Franco's Wine Tour Experience. I'm worried about sending my credit card information via email. Please let me know, Thanks! Michelle
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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