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Up and Down the Chianti

Via Andrea Beccarini Crescenzi 2A, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 349 366 9559
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Hike in Chianti

Recently, my husband and I visited Siena and opted to hike in the Chianti area. I checked reviews... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
deequest
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Amazing experience - a must-do!

We're an active couple and knowing that we weren't going to be hitting the gym for a week, we... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2018
TEAM_STR
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Up and down the Chianti. Licensed tour, walking & MTB guide in Siena and Tuscany.
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Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Via Andrea Beccarini Crescenzi 2A, 53100, Siena, Italy
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+39 349 366 9559
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"domenico"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Recently, my husband and I visited Siena and opted to hike in the Chianti area. I checked reviews on this and came across of this website. I contacted Domenico who is our guide and he responded right away. Domenico gave us options and we opted...More

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Reviewed June 11, 2018

We're an active couple and knowing that we weren't going to be hitting the gym for a week, we thought this would be a great way to get exercise while experiencing the beauty of Sienna. It definitely served that purpose and went above my expectations....More

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Reviewed June 3, 2018

My husband and I just got back from a 2 week honeymoon in Italy and our all day biking adventure with Domenico was definitely one of the biggest highlights of our trip. Domenico took us on a private tour through the Tuscan hills, specifically the...More

Thank Tracy L
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Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

In my holiday of 2 weeks I wanted to do some mtb in the beautiful area off toscany. I got the details from the tourist office from domenico. I sent his a email and got a reply strait after. We started out on a half...More

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Up-DowntheChianti, Proprietario at Up and Down the Chianti, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2017

Dear Rocco, Thank you to your kind words. It was a pleasure to bike with you. Your kind words paid back two times. First, for your happiness and invaluable memories and secondly, they are a reward for all the passion and professionalism I put along...More

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Reviewed June 20, 2017

Our tour took us from Siena to Monteriggioni with a stop at Loranano for Chianti Wine tasting and lunch. Domenico was fabulous. He's knowledgeable and taught us much about the history of the region. He was also a very attentive tour guide, taking care of...More

Thank Quynh L
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Up-DowntheChianti, Proprietario at Up and Down the Chianti, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2017

Dear Quynh, Thank you for your kind words. It was a pleasure to have had you all in this small journey. Even better to hear from you the good choice to ride e-bikes that let everyone enjoying Chianti and Val d'Elsa rolling hills. Matched with...More

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Reviewed October 15, 2016

Domenico was one of two guides on a recent week-long walking tour in Tuscany. There were 18 in our walking group. The whole week was a great experience, well organized with lots of information. Domenico is a personable companion, fun to be with and gave...More

Thank Kristine B
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Up-DowntheChianti, Proprietario at Up and Down the Chianti, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2016

Dear Krisitine, Thank you for your nice words. The whole week with you all guys was precious journey for me too. Mixed the best environment of Tuscany region was a good choice. It shows how you all were conscious e well informed about to know...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2016

It was a pleasure to meet Domenico just outside Siena and be driven to Montalcino, to start our walk through the Tuscan countryside. We started with a coffee, then a pleasant short walk with amazing views accompanied by Domenico's explanations of local history, farming and...More

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Up-DowntheChianti, Proprietario at Up and Down the Chianti, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2016

Dear Stephanie, I am glad to hear it. You and your husband are not only the perfect travel companion but also lovers of the environment. Part of the ancient pilgrimage road that we retraced in Montalcino it is just a fitted example for whoever would...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2016

Domenico was very knowledgeable and had designed a route which was very picturesque and pleasant to walk. We appreciated his punctuality and responsiveness to our initial inquiries. I would highly recommend Domenico and this activity.More

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Up-DowntheChianti, Proprietario at Up and Down the Chianti, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2016

Thank you Bruce, it has been a pleasure to tour with you two. Chianti is a small area above all known for wine but your truly curiosity about history and environment inspire me to lead genuinely tour in off trail and topic from widely-known common...More

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Reviewed July 5, 2016

We had a great time biking with Domenico. The route was great, we felt safe, and the scenery was outstanding. A great family activity.More

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Up-DowntheChianti, Proprietario at Up and Down the Chianti, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2016

Thank you guys, your words make me proud to give my small contribution and let me to show you how lovely is Italy and above all Tuscany region. Yesterday it was nice to bike with you two around Chianti area. Hope to see you in...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2016

Domenico is an archaeologist so he gave us such a great one day tour in the countryside around Siena. It was so worthwhile to take the tour and escape the tourist trappings while learning so much about people and times gone by

Thank Angela K
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Up-DowntheChianti, Proprietario at Up and Down the Chianti, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2016

Thank you Angela. Your nice words are worth of dedication that I put in my tours. Hope to see you all ladies again. Big hugs to you, Nana and Loulu. Have a safe trip. Domenico

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