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Volterra Walking Tour


Volterra Walking Tour
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“annie adair”(19 reviews)
“come alive”(5 reviews)
Annie Adair and her colleagues offer a introductory walking tour of Volterra, Tuscany's oldest, continuously-inhabited city.The one-hour walk is held EVERY DAY from 6pm to 7pm, April through October (except August). Cost: €10 per person, minimum 3...more
Piazza Martiri della Liberta, Volterra, Italy
+39 0588 086201
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I too had read the reviews and so arrived at the meeting spot at 6pm with my E10 to find the delightful Claudia, waiting to show and tell me all about her wonderful town. I'd chosen Volterra to avoid the crowds in the more famous...More

Thank DHTragic
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was planning a family trip to Italy to give my sons an introduction to the history, art, and architecture of Italy ( and a sense of our Western cultural heritage that is strangely lacking in American education these days). After visiting the "must see"...More

Thank Daniel C
janviertuscany, Proprietario at Volterra Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your generous words, and for taking the time to share them. It was a true pleasure to spend the day with you and your family... you are "dream clients" for a tour guide! Happy travels, Annie

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Claudia brought us on a wonderful walking tour of Volterra. It started at 6pm so it was nice and cool by then. The pace is not too brisk so fine for all levels of fitness, though there are some short steep climbs, and there’s plenty...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Claudia our guide was great, she is very proud of being born in Volterra and this passion is shown all the way through the tour. Very interesting facts, definitely worth doing. The tour is everyday at 6pm.

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Reviewed 10 September 2018

Annie was incredible--so engaging!! My husband and 3 teens (16,16, 15 yrs) met Annie in Volterra. Her personal knowledge of Volterra and the history surrounding the city was incredible! We have taken many private tours throughout Italy/Europe and Annie was the best! We only wish...More

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janviertuscany, Proprietario at Volterra Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Wow. I'm speechless. Thank you for your amazing words and for taking the time to leave this review. Annie

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Volterra has been so far one of the best places, we visited in tuscany. Full of mountain vibes, amazing town structure gives a unique tuscany feel. Town with small beautiful paths ups and downs, gives completely dreamy experience. We loved it as soon as we...More

Thank Seroglou
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Happened upon this tour after seeing a small ad in the Ali Alabaster shop and we were lucky that the tour was scheduled for the day we were there. Our group of 3 were the only people on the tour and we all thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank Ellierochelle
Reviewed 11 August 2018

The tour takes you in 1 hour (+15 minutes) through the city center along the main highlights. Claudia told us a lot of interesting stories about the history of Volterra and all the monuments. She's very passionate and entertaining, also for children. Highly recommended!

Thank Michel_Tineke
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Read about Annie's tour in Rick Steves Tuscany guidebook and can honestly say it was hands down the best guided tour I've participated in. Annie was friendly, professional, courteous, and shared a wealth of information on the history and people of Volterra. The only downside...More

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janviertuscany, Proprietario at Volterra Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking time to write this review - and for your incredibly kind words. Happy travels!

Reviewed 1 August 2018

We took the hour-long tour with Claudia, who was funny, knowledgable, and able to answer any questions the group threw at her! It was a great time and I would recommend it to anyone visiting Volterra, even if you're only in town for a couple...More

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15 June 2018|
Response from janviertuscany | Property representative |
As we've discussed over email, you can always book a private tour with us at a different time pending availability! Thanks so much Annie
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25 May 2018|
Response from janviertuscany | Property representative |
Yes, the tour still starts in front of the ALI alabaster showroom in Piazza Martiri della Libertà, and is held Monday and Wednesday at 12:30 and all other days if the week at 6 pm. Every day from April 1st to October 31st... More
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14 April 2017|
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Response from janviertuscany | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your interest in my tours. If you're interested in joining the 1-hr group walking tour no booking is required, just show up at the meeting point at the right time (all details can be found on the website... More
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