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Tuscany Walking

Via Pian di Gragno 33, 55051, Barga, Italy
+39 340 672 7387
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Walking, talking and bridge

A group of nine descended on Jan and were immediately given a Liverpudlian/Italian welcome that... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
liz977
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London, United Kingdom
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Experiencing the real Tuscany

We are a group of nine friends who like to walk, play bridge, eat good food and enjoy good weather... read more

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Reviewed 27 June 2017
Roger M
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Tuscany Walking is a family run business offering small group, private walking tours in a most picturesque area of Tuscany. Based in Barga, walks also take in the the Garfagnana National Park as well as historic Tuscan towns of Lucca and Castelnuovo di Garfagnana and also beautiful. sleepy, hilltop villages. Walking and sketching / painting are offered by Tuscany Walking as well as walking and wellness options including body cleansing by juicing and spa days. Here with Tuscany Walking, you can experience traditional Italy in a guided small group. You will eat and drink good, wholesome local food and wine but most of all you will enjoy the famous Italian hospitality first hand. All of this combined with the spectacular, inspirational scenery that this area of Tuscany has to offer makes for an unforgettable walking holiday in Italy.
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Via Pian di Gragno 33, 55051, Barga, Italy
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

A group of nine descended on Jan and were immediately given a Liverpudlian/Italian welcome that continued to impress throughout the week. Marvellous walks, fantastic food, sunshine and local wines all combined to make the perfect walking/Bridge holiday. But it is the warmth and generosity Franca,...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

We are a group of nine friends who like to walk, play bridge, eat good food and enjoy good weather in beautiful surroundings, and our holiday with Tuscany Walking met our requirements to perfection. All arrangements worked like clockwork and Jan was attentive, flexible and...More

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1  Thank Roger M
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

9 of us stayed at a very attractive farm property just outside Barga, Agriturismo "ll Musaccio. on a bed, breakfast, evening meal and packed lunch basis. All prepared by Franca, the mother of the property manager Lucca. The food was as they would normally prepare...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2016

Having just returned to Australia from our visit to Italy, I have to say of all the places we went and all the things we did, the highlight was definitely our week or so in Barga, as guests of Tuscany Walking. Our accommodation was at...More

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Redjanear, Owner at Tuscany Walking, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2016

Thanks very much for your review. I'm so pleased that you had a great holiday walking with us here in Tuscany. Watch this space for more walking options including walking and riding which is coming soon. Hope to see you back with us in the...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Walk through the cobbled streets (preferably in comfortable shoes). Lucca is primarily pedestrianised (the locals walk or travel by bicycle). The place oozes history on every street corner. Also plenty of expensive shops to absorb yourself in if you wish. Great gelato ice cream!

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Reviewed 23 June 2016

For my first solo trip abroad this couldn't have been better. Picked up at Pisa Airport, taken to our lovely farmhouse accommodation, given fantastic food all week (thank you to the amazing Franca and the local restaurants!) some brilliant walking with the lovely David and...More

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Redjanear, Owner at Tuscany Walking, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2016

Many thanks for your review. We do our best to give our guests the best Italian and walking experience that we can and we cater for anybody who has a special dietary requirement.

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Reviewed 15 June 2016

This is a very different holiday. Great base, small groups, guided walks and flexible itinerary with amazing hospitality. Do as much or as little as you like!More

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Redjanear, Owner at Tuscany Walking, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2016

Many thanks for your review. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your holiday with us. We like to offer our guests a different but authentic walking holiday and a real experience of Italian living. We are very flexible and offer gentle walking as well as more...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2016

I had not visited this part of Tuscany before, and I will definitely be going back. The mountain scenery is stunning, and the towns of Barga and Lucca represent Italy at its best. We have lovely memories of cobbled streets, piazzas and gelateria. Our idyllic...More

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Redjanear, Owner at Tuscany Walking, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2016

Many thanks for your review. We'd love to see you back in this area again. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday with us and that you have taken some beautiful memories home with you. We do our very best to give our...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2016

I like to call Barga, Italy, Brigadoon, after the magical city of the film. Barga is one of those gems you can't help returning to. Tucked into the Tuscan hills, 45 minutes by car from Lucca, this medieval city has a plethora of restaurants and...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2015

The walking is from moderate to challenging but the forests are the most beautiful I have seen in my life and the lofty limestone alps breathtaking. We have seen a myriad of bird and insect species, badgers, moles, foxes, snakes and lizards. There are Mouflon...More

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