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“Fantastic Private Tour”

Maurizio Bellini Educational Tours
Ranked #123 of 349 Tours in Florence
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Owner description: The virtual group is offering to curious indipendent travellers the best private tours in and around, Florence, Tuscany and through out the most beatifull and interesting cities in Italy.Professional driving guides are providing a new approach to history, art, food and wine. Driving you under the tuscan sun with the confort of air conditioned Mercedes sedan and van, you can enjoy: Florence tour, Tuscany tour to visit the beautifull hill top and medieval towns : Siena, SanGimignano, Pisa, Lucca, Arezzo, Cortona, Montalcino, Pienza, Montepulciano, tasting the famouse chianti wines, olive oil, and the local foods. Additional we can provide suggestions for your best stay, about : Florence hotels restaurants, private villas, tuscan farm houses or country bed and breakfasts FLORENCE TOUR• In and around Florence by car• Walking tour in FlorenceMIDDLE TUSCANY• The “CHIANTI” country-(wine,food,vineyards,olive trees,medieval villages)• Siena and San GimignanoNORTHERN TUSCANY• Pisa and Lucca• The “Versilia” coast and the withe marble quarries of CarraraMOREOVER:• The Cinque Terre and the eastern RivieraSOUTHERN TUSCANY• Arezzo and Cortona• The “val d’ Orcia”: Montepulciano, Pienza, Montalcino• The southern Siena: Montalcino and the “Brunello wine country”• The west coast: the “Maremma” country and the Romans and Etruscans ruinsMOREOVER:• ASSISI, THE CITY OF SAN FRANCESCOSHORE EXURSION CRUISE SERVICE
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Maurizio took my husband and I on a fantastic tour of Chianti. I would highly recommend utilizing his services. The tour was great, very fun and informative. I would definitely ask Mau for another tour on my next visit!

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Reviewed 5 October 2016

We used Maurizio for 3 tours. A wine tour in Tuscany, a morning tour of Florence and a driving/tour of Cinque Terre. All were absolutely wonderful....full of information and history which really put things in perspective for our whole trip. The wineries we visited not only had great wine, but were beautiful and local....you got to meet and talk to the owners. The overview of Florence allowed us to manage the rest of our visit in Florence so much easier and the driver/guide in Cinque Terre was invaluable in getting us around to be able to see things from a variety of perspectives. I would highly recommend using Maurizio for your travel in the Florence/Tuscany area. His communication was timely and thorough....very enjoyable experience all around.

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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We used Mau for 3 days in Tuscany for 2 families with teens. We went to Chianti region, Sienna, Montalcino etc :)
He took us to some great places including our lunch stops. He was always professional and informative.
He also communicated extremely well and promptly over email prior to our trip. I highly recommend him!

Thank mehaul11
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

My wife and I traveled to Tuscany to celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary. We booked into a wonderful hotel south of Florence, Borgo Scopeto, and planned to tour the Tuscan region. Even though we had a rental car, we did want a bit of structure to our tours. Based on the strong recommendation from some friends, we contacted Maurizio Bellini to arrange a guided tour. Based on our general objectives he suggested two one day tours.. one to the east of our hotel and then one to the west. During our tours we visited Volterra and San Gimignano and then Montepulciano and Pienza. Maurizio was a true expert on the region's history. He was entertaining and educational. He gave us a terrific briefing while we drove to our locations and then prepped us to "wander" through each location. He also had organized reservations for lunch at truly wonderful restaurants. He arrived on time, drove very carefully and simply was a true professional. And, his English was quite good!

If you wish to have a fun time and learn a bit about this wonderful region, call Maurizio!

Thank Michael G
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

We were lucky enough to have a week of visiting the cities all over Tuscany with Mau.. First of all, he is an excellent driver which means I was relaxed and enjoyed our trips every day. He is professional, reliable, knowledgeable and very friendly to be with. He knew what the weather would be each day and planned our trips accordingly. Our drives to each village was informative and we had a good Understanding of the history of each place along with the knowledge of the various grapes and wines of the different regions. Mau knows many of the wine makers personally so we had some very private lunches at the vineyards along with wine tastings that were perfect. We were able to purchase wine and olive oil to have shipped home as well. His restaurant recommendations for Florence were fantastic and gave us insight into where the locals eat .

Thank William A
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