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Volterra Walking Tour

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Early evening treat.

Claudia our guide was great, she is very proud of being born in Volterra and this passion is shown... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Daleblue123
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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Annie is the Best Tour Guide we have ever had!!

Annie was incredible--so engaging!! My husband and 3 teens (16,16, 15 yrs) met Annie in Volterra... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MartinezCrew
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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
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Piazza Martiri della Liberta, Volterra, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days 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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

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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!

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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

Thank Garrett V
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We showed up for the Monday tour with Annie. Annie is passionate and knowledgeable about her adopted town. She turns Volterra’s history and archaeology into stories of conquests, heroes, and political tussles. The hour rushed by. Annie made the town come alive—we learned so many...More

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janviertuscany, Proprietario at Volterra Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words!

Reviewed 16 July 2018

Annie was great, showing us around the city and giving us a lot of history as we walked around. My whole family was very happy and talked about it days later. The only reason I took off 1 star was because we were a group...More

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janviertuscany, Proprietario at Volterra Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thank you for your review. Please consider that my profession and livelihood is that of a tour guide. How could I possibly work for free?! Would you? From April 1st to October 31st we run the tour everyday; we often have only 3 people on...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

A great overview of local history dating back to the Etruscans. The tour is one hour long but it gives a great overview. its a very historic area with lots of Italians comimg to see it

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sxoxo724
15 June 2018|
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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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Miriam S
25 May 2018|
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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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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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