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Tuscan Tour Guide - Tours

Open today: 09:00 - 06:00
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Entertaining AND educational

Never had so much fun learning so much. Paul knows Florentine history like the back of his hand... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Orlando, Florida
Best, most knowledgable and entertaining tour guide ever!!!

I went to Italy with 14 friends. The tour guides we had in other cities were good, but Paul blew us... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Over 10 years ago owner Paul Costa of Tuscan Tour Guide began his small private tour guide company. Since then he has led tours for Gordon Getty, Radio KISS 108 & NECN TV host Billy Costa and thousands of travelers of Royal Caribbean, Disney...more
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Piazza della Repubblica | And various locations, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 328 965 3558
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Never had so much fun learning so much. Paul knows Florentine history like the back of his hand! But he knows how to keep you interested at the same time. Who knew all the intricacies of the David!? Loved it and would do it again...an...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Italy with 14 friends. The tour guides we had in other cities were good, but Paul blew us away. I learned more on his tour and enjoyed the learning so much more than any other tours. He is hilarious and really knows...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Best tour ever! The tour was at the end of our vacation and my daughters (19, 22) were a bit tired and not ready for yet another tour. Fortunately, Paul was amazing and all 4 of us felt that he was the best guide we'd...More

Thank Eric E
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We had an amazing tour yesterday with Paul Costa of the statue of David and other works in the Accadamia galley as well as sites through Florence. Paul is extremely knowledgeable and funny. He can answer any question. I can’t imagine seeing the museum on...More

Thank Chris_Jacobs43
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Since we had a group of 15 family members, we booked a private Florence walking tour with Paul. His knowledge and enthusiasm for this amazing city is infectious! We learned about history, paintings, architecture, culture and so much more without a single boring moment. He...More

Thank Erin W
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Florence with our adult children, our tweens and our parents. Most of our group have been to Florence before and have seen the highlights - but never like this! Paul has an amazing way of bringing this beautiful the city to life -...More

Thank Merritt M
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

There is no better way to explain our tour of Florence with Paul Costa. He is the best of the best. We found out about Paul through a friend and we were told great things. We looked him up on Trip Advisor and saw nothing...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Our group of 6 took 3 excursions from our cruise ship in Italy, all through Tuscan Tour Guide. All 3 tours were wonderful! Drivers were all professional and got us to our destinations in comfort and on time. All 3 of our tour guides were...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Paul was fantastic. We spent several hours walking Florence. Paul knows his stuff and did a great job educating the adults and keeping 5 teenaged girls engaged. Paul also assisted us with various transportation requests all over Italy and all were flawless and timely. I...More

2  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 13 July 2018

The personalized tours Paul scheduled for us in Venice, Bologna and Tuscany were OUTSTANDING!!!! The guides were extremely knowledgeable, friendly, flexible and fun!!!! We will be using Paul again with no hesitation!!!! We had only 8 days and because of his excellent planning, we saw...More

Thank Paula W
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Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by
an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city.
The historic center is characterized by the immensity
of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the
brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does
not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni
Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is
enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city
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Amy G
11 July 2018|
Response from Paul C | Property representative |
Hi, I'm sold out July 31 but can have a guide from my team do the Florence tour. Are you available on Fri July 30?
Sanjiv W
11 June 2018|
Response from mikechap1 |
Paul, Are you available on July 2nd (Monday) to lead a private walking tour of Florence for 3 english speakers? We are fit and looking for 2-4 hours. Thank you. Mike C
Erin P
28 May 2018|
Response from paticax | Reviewed this property |
Hello, sorry for the delay... it was the same process. Everything went fine. It was a little daunting to carry a lot of cash around. When we book a last minute day trip through Tuscan Tour Guide we were able to pay the... More