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Fantastic Florence

Via di Ugnano 59g, 50126, Florence, Italy
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Fantastic Francesca

This tour came recommended by a friend and did not disappoint. Francesca was our guide and right... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Penelope B
Florence street food tour.

Francesca was a fantastic tour guide . She was extremely knowledgeable on the history of Florence... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amanda P
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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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Fantastic Florence is an idea of a young tour guide of Florence. Fantastic Florence aims to show you not only the places of historical and artistic interest, but, and above all, it aims to let you know the real spirit of the city by telling you its history and adding amusing and funny anecdotes. We provide extremely high quality, yet fun and informal, fully guided tours of Florence, designed for small, independent and open-minded travelers.
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“beautiful city” (11 reviews)
“walking tour” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Via di Ugnano 59g, 50126, Florence, Italy
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"beautiful city"
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"fantastic tour"
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"wealth of knowledge"
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"medici chapel"
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"great sense of humor"
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"three hours"
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"palazzo vecchio"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour came recommended by a friend and did not disappoint. Francesca was our guide and right from the start we all warmed to her friendly, bubbly personality. We were a group of eight and we all really enjoyed the 3 hour tour which included...More

Thank Penelope B
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FantasticFlorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Penelope, Grazie mille for your beautiful review! I truly enjoyed to be with you and your friends that afternoon! Time really flew while we talked about architecture, art and Italian recent history. The cherry on top was that huge tray of panini we had...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Francesca was a fantastic tour guide . She was extremely knowledgeable on the history of Florence and wasn’t phased by any of the many varied questions are group of 8 adults asked her. I thoroughly recommend her to any group of young or old interested...More

Thank Amanda P
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FantasticFlorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Amanda, You made me smile with your "What Francesca didn't know wasn't worth knowing!" Too kind :-) Prosecco and history are a great mix! Happy that you enjoyed the tour and that I contributed to make your trip to Florence a beautiful experience. Big...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Our Guide was Taniana, every knowledgeable/caring young lady. Gave a great tour with info from the beginning of Florence to current times. We recommend this tour and guide

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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Francesca met us at our hotel and took us on a 3 hour walking tour of Florence. I am a vegetarian and was interested in the farm to table culture in Florence, so she arranged for us to visit the markets in Florence while showing...More

Thank Setu P
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franguideforflorence, Owner at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Setu, Thanks for having shared with me your passion and knowledge about coffee! I loved the tour and the coffee tasting. It's always so enriching when you meet people who are truly interested in the past and present life of Florence. Next time I'll...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Francesca's 3 hour tour of Florence was a major highlight of our spring break trip to Italy. Communication via email was very prompt and full of helpful advice. Her English is perfect. We were a group of two adults and two children (ages 10 and...More

Thank Michelle M
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FantasticFlorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Dear Michelle, thanks for taking your time to write this amazing review! I really enjoyed being your guide and help you discover Florence. You truly took the most advantage from your time, you even made it to Michelangelo square, wow!! I'm happy you could try...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Francesca was a pleasure to work with from the very first email: friendly, responsive and incredibly helpful. She helped organize a fresco making workshop with local artist Alan - and it was a blast. The kids did not want to leave, we learned so much...More

Thank Sirius57
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FantasticFlorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Hello Irina! Wow, I didn't expect such enthusiastic words!! Thanks! It was really a shame we couldn't meet in person, you're definitely right. I also made my fresco once with Alan and it was so much fun! I painted a detail of a chapel in...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Before our trip, we enjoyed prompt, insightful, and helpful communication from Francesca. She is wonderful! When we booked the tour, she let us know that she was pregnant and that there might be a chance she would have to find a sub for our tour....More

Thank alawyer1
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FantasticFlorence, Proprietario at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Grazie mille Francie!! It was really nice to arrange the tour for you and your family!! I was sure you were going to fall in love with Letizia, she's simply amazing, so sweat and knowlegable. I wish you a happy new year and thanks for...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

We contacted Francesca with a specific tour in mind - the works of Michelangelo. What better place to experience Michelangelo than the place he was born and grew up! Francesca was unable to take us on the tour (due to the impending arrival of her...More

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franguideforflorence, Owner at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Laila, it was my pleasure to arrange the tour for you and your family with Isabella and help you enjoy the places related to Michelangelo in Florence! You had a precise idea in kind, finding the traces of the master, after being impressed by the...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

We were truly fortunate to find Francesca through Fantastic Florence! Prior to arriving in Florence we had several email exchanges with Francesca citing our individual tour preferences of the Pitti Palace and an "off the beaten path" food tour. Both experiences were absolutely fabulous. Francesca...More

Thank pitch328
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franguideforflorence, Owner at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Brian, This kind of reviews really melt my heart! I'm so happy that you enjoyed both tours and you were able to experience the magnificence of Pitti Palace with Isabella and the foodie side of Florence with me. Being with you is like being with...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

I contacted Francesca to booked a three hour walking tour of Florence. Our communication was fantastic and she was also prompt to response and eager to suggest lots of helpful information. She was getting ready to have a baby so she put us in contact...More

Thank Ana Cristina O
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franguideforflorence, Owner at Fantastic Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

Hi Ana, thanks a lot for taking the time to review the tour! I really appreciate it. Letizia is great and I'm happy you enjoyed your time with her. All the best, Francesca

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natalieluvz4
24 February 2017|
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Response from franguideforflorence | Property representative |
Hello! Yes. Check my website and contact me privately please. I hope to see you soon in Florence! Francesca
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Colin P
15 May 2016|
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Hi Colin, Please send me an e-mail and I'll give you all the details. You find my contact informations on my website! Thanks, Francesca
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Pat D
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Response from franguideforflorence | Property representative |
Hi jack, I'm afraid I don't understand what you mean. I give tours in Florence, Italy. But you are saying Aruba..? Francesca
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