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Siena Tours by Barbara

Siena, Italy
+39 347 506 5700
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A Knowledgeable, Intelligent and Charming Guide

We’d been to day trips to Siena twice before. We really liked the place but we had only just... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
rich_hac
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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
Great Experience

Barbara shared so much local knowledge about Siena which made the city so much more awesome than it... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Tamitoo
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Albany, New York
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My tours are conceived for small groups, families, single travellers interested in making their holiday a real experience of life, out of crowded and unpersonal standard guided tours. Structured on the visitor's main interest, from art to food, my tours are based on a deep knowledge of the area and on a fifteen years experience in communication.
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

We’d been to day trips to Siena twice before. We really liked the place but we had only just wandered about. So this time we decided to get a guide. We were very glad we did. It was a fascinating afternoon and we would highly...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Barbara shared so much local knowledge about Siena which made the city so much more awesome than it already is! She taught us so many interesting facts that I spent the next week walking around Siena looking for all the things she told us about....More

Thank Tamitoo
Reviewed 27 May 2017

My friends and I booked Barbara for a two hour tour through Siena. Barbara really brought Siena to life with her passion for her home town. We learned so much about the Palio but more about the communities of the contradas and how close the...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Barbara is nothing short of terrific. She is an observant fluent native of Siena who enriched our trip immensely. I recommend her without hesitation

Thank JuRuLuBu14
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

This was our first time in Siena.We only had one day before starting our section of the Via Francigena and we fell in love with this wonderful city. Our tour with Barbara could not have been better. She breathes life into every little detail she...More

2  Thank JimR5745
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Our tour with Barbara was booked very last minute and she was extremely flexible. We loved her passion and learned so much more about Siena that we ever would have had we tried to go it alone! We visited some special places that tourists usually...More

2  Thank R M
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I had read earlier reviews and Barbara certainly lived up to her pre billing. She may be a Goose (you will understand once you come to Siena) but certainly not one in our conventional usage of the phrase. Barbara has an obvious enthusiasm for her...More

Thank a_gee_1
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Well done Barbara, you made our trip to Siena so worthwhile. It was not just your knowledge of the buildings and the history of Siena, but you explained how you and your family participated in your Contrada. The social and cultural aspects of living in...More

Thank Laurence L
Reviewed 27 November 2015

We spent a morning with Barbara walking through the back alleys of Siena. It was a pleasure. She has so much passion for the city and all its customs and traditions. Her English is very good and she has lots to tell. We were with...More

Thank RobMat2009
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We were very interested in visiting a contrada and understanding more about the social and political history of these famous neighborhoods. Barbara was an excellent guide, and we were very lucky to have her passion and deep understanding for and of these entities. We toured...More

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