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Via De' Georgofili 3, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 347 886 9919
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

Silvia Ponticelli is an exceptionally knowledgeable and enjoyable guide. She expertly led us through the Accademia, the Uffizi, Signoria Square with its fantastic sculptures, and the rest of the medieval city between the two museums. Silvia's insights gave us a true appreciation of both the...More

Thank Anne R
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Our family of 5 had 4 tours with Silvia. Her insights into the art, culture and history of Florence made the trip especially interesting. I've had three guides in Florence over the years and she is the best.

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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Sylvia was just best... We had such a great day in Florence. We were staying in the Tuscany region and had 1 day to fit in the best of Florence & she exceeded our expectations. We saw exactly what we wanted to see & she...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We had Silvia as our tour guide. She catered the tour to our exact needs. She figured out our personalities right away and knew what would interest us. She was informative and fun and funny and accommodating. Every time I go back to Florence I...More

Thank Christina S
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Our family of four ( including two teenagers) had a wonderful three hour walking tour with Silvia. Silvia tailored a great tour of the historic centre providing interesting facts at a lovely pace. She was very professional and we really enjoyed our time away from...More

Thank swu1999
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Our group of eight spent three days with Silvia. She grounded us in the history of Florence and guided us through the expected and unexpected treats of the city. She was a joy to spend time with and made us all feel like her city...More

Thank staceygoldman
Reviewed 24 May 2018

We had the pleasure of using Silvia as a guide for a day trip. Words cannot describe how much life and excitement she brought to all the wonderful places we saw. Plus she gave us valuable ideas on other places to go. She also gave...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2018

We had 2 half days with Silvia, who bent over backwards to fill our time with all that Florence has to offer. Her knowledge is incredible and she kept us spellbound throughout our time. Not only taking us to the main attractions but giving us...More

Thank Angie G
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Silvia is an amazing guide. She took us to a journey through the centuries their artists and gossip. At the end we were exhausted but enriched with all the passion for Firenze and its history Silvia was able to transfer us. She also was very...More

Thank Stefano_BLL
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Silvia's love of Florence is palpable! We began our stay in the city with a 3-hour walking tour and learned about the history of Florence, its people and the contributions the city has made to Italy and the world. We visited every part of the...More

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Every visitor coming to Florence for the first time
will immediately identify with Uffizi. As in past
times, passing through Via dei Calzaiuoli, you can
reach the city center, the Florence that everybody
dreams of. In just a few steps, visitors can
experience the rare beauty of the capital of the
Renaissance. walking delighted across Palazzo Vecchio
and overlooking Piazza della Signoria, up to the
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