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Parma, Italy
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Wonderful family experience!

Our family visited Parma this summer, and Elisabetta was our guide on a walking tour. We had some... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Marylynn R
Wonderful tour of Parma and environs

• My husband and I spent a day in Parma last year with Elisabetta Ivaldi and we had a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
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My name's Elisabetta Ivaldi, tourist guide for Parma, Piacenza, Reggio Emilia, Modena and Bologna. I've been working as a qualified Tourist Guide for more than 20 years and I LOVE to share all my passion to my customers!! I work in Italian, English, Russian, Spanish and French. I offer customized tours across my region: • art, musical, food tours • visits to museums and exhibitions, visit to Parmesan cheese factory, Parma ham and Culatello di Zibello D.O.P. curing plant, Traditional Balsamic Vinegar factory and local wine producers (on request: tastings and lunch with local produce)
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our family visited Parma this summer, and Elisabetta was our guide on a walking tour. We had some difficulty with our flight arriving on time, and she was able to accommodate our late arrival, which we very much appreciated. We were still able to have...More

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Reviewed January 25, 2018

• My husband and I spent a day in Parma last year with Elisabetta Ivaldi and we had a wonderful time. We thought that the best part of the day would be visiting the Antica Corte Pallavicina Relais to see the culatelli ham curing process...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2017

We had a morning tour with Elisabetta, beginning with a tour of the Parmesan Cheese factory, a tasting then on to Parma centre to visit the local sites. Elisabetta's English is fantastic as is her knowledge of Parma and its history. It is definitely worth...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2017

We met Elisabetta at a cheese processing plant and then spent the rest of the time at a parma ham plant. Elisabetta is very knowledgable on the topics and the area. She is very easy to talk to and advised us of other things to...More

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Reviewed November 18, 2016

My husband and I were looking forward to our food tours with Elisabetta. Just as we rode the rental car to meet up with her, my husband pulled his back and was in excruciating pain. When Elisabetta arrived, without any hesitation, made it a forgone...More

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Elisabetta I, Owner at Parmatourguide, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2016

Prescilla and Ramón, "All's well that ends well"!! I really hope to see you in Parma next year! I'll be waiting for you!! Elisabetta

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Reviewed October 23, 2016

We had one day to experience Parma. We were recommended Elisabetta Ivaldi for a guide to the C.P.L. Parma, Parmigiano cheese factory. We also wanted a tour of a prosciutto factory. She made it so simple and booked a driver for both places and made...More

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Reviewed September 26, 2016

My wife arranged for us to spend a morning with Elisabetta touring a parmigiano cheese factory followed by a tour of a prosciutto factory - I don't always go along on my wife's little "adventures", but I'm really glad I went with her on this...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2016

My wife and I contacted Elisabetta by email and within just a couple of hours were able to book her for a last minute tour of a couple Parmesan and Prosciutto factories. She was an absolutely fantastic tour guide and very knowledgeable. She arranged for...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2016

We arranged a customized tour with Elisabetta to include a cheese making tour, castle tour and winery tour with lunch and tasting. Elisabetta is very well informed about her subjects and taught us a great deal. The lunch was a highlight. We were able to...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

One does not know Italy without going on a Parma food tour. The region of Emilia Romagna is not the first tourist destination in Italy, which is unfortunate. Ironic, since this region is considered to serve the best food in Italy. Known for Parma ham,...More

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Marcel L
July 12, 2015|
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Response from Elisabetta I | Property representative |
Hi! I need a request by e-mail. Thank you. Elisabetta
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Lucy M
March 9, 2015|
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Response from Elisabetta I | Property representative |
Hello Lucy, the final price depends on the number of people. Up to 8 people the cost is 140,00 euros for cheese and ham Entrance fees and tasting from 6,00 to 22,00 euros per person (to be paid at the factories') for... More
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