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Arianna & Friends Day Tours

Via Giuseppe Mazzini 71, 56037, Peccioli, Italy
+39 0587 672088
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Our highlight of Tuscany!

My husband & I scheduled a pasta cooking class with Ariana & Friends during our stay in Tuscany. I... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Genevieve C
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New York City, New York
Tuscan cooking class

This cooking class was a highlight of our trip! We loved Signora Daniela's expertise in cooking... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lizpiper
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Franklin, Tennessee
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Small regional tour operator specializing in very original and experiencial tours to the rural Tuscany. Our aim is to bring visitors of Tuscany to the best food producers of wine, cheese, olive oil, honey, chocolate, pasta, grains and any local specialty. We only arrange customized tours for individuals and small groups. For very enthusistic "foodies" we also arrange informal and very educational cooking classes at our cooking school called My Tuscan Kitchen: typical Tuscan menus, pizza classes, chocolate making experiences, pastry making experiences. We arrange fantastic truffle hunting tours in the woods near San Miniato and very exclusive foodie tours on Vespa scooters, as we are located near Pontedera, hometown of Vespa! EXPERIENCE WINE & FOOD IN TUSCANY WITH US!
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Via Giuseppe Mazzini 71, 56037, Peccioli, Italy
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+39 0587 672088
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband & I scheduled a pasta cooking class with Ariana & Friends during our stay in Tuscany. I have to admit, I was nervous at first because my husband isn't exactly into cooking lessons, but he had a BLAST! Daniella and Ariana were such...More

Thank Genevieve C
Reviewed 2 days ago

This cooking class was a highlight of our trip! We loved Signora Daniela's expertise in cooking. It tasted incredible! Veronica was an outstanding assistant showing us how to make the pasta, cut the vegetables, give us the history of Tuscan cooking and speaking fluent English...More

Thank lizpiper
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great experience with Signora Esther and Arianna. Cooking class making local Tuscan dishes. Thoroughly enjoyed and would utilize Arianna & Friends when visiting the area again.

Thank Eileen F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Took my 8yr old son to a cooking class hosted by Veronica. It was so wonderful! We had such a great time...my son thoroughly enjoyed both cooking, eating and exploring the countryside home and farm were the classes took place. I can't say enough great...More

Thank Shineykate
Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked 2 tours with Arianna & Friends Day Tours during our stay. The first was to Lari where Arianna herself was our private guide. We spent a wonderful time in the Martelli pasta 'factory'. I use the term factory but it is a small...More

Thank gemma07874
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though it's taken over a year for me to write a review, it was not to be dismissed as our cooking class with Arianna and Friends was definitely the highlight of the Disney cruise that we took our 2 children, their spouses and five...More

1  Thank YayaHigh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The minute you arrived at this beautifully restored farmhouse, you knew that itt would be nothing short of amazing. We went with our friends for our 31st Wedding Anniversary and met Rita and Ester and 12 other lovely vacationers. Rita's pride in her home, heritage...More

Thank Mammastaff1999
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience cooking a typical Tuscan meal with Ester and Rita ! We met at Rita's farmhouse which was a joy to see the history behind it all. Ester was a wonderful teacher ( with Rita's help) we prepared bruschetta,mushroom risotto,beef stew...More

Thank Lecwip
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Booked two cooking classes, olive oil tour, tour of Peccioli, the Marqui's Estate, and a tour of Florence. First class all the way. All of the guides spoke excellent English, something that you don't always get. I highly recommend Arianna and Friends.

Thank Jonathan P
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I took my 21 year old son and 27 year old daughter to Tuscany on holiday this past June. We spent three nights in the region and booked an Olive Oil Tasting & a Wine Tasting with Ariannandfriends. Our guide for both tours was Luca...More

1  Thank DEBBIE S
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SnowNow
4 September 2015|
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Response from Pasku | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your question. The area of San Miniato and the area of Palaia border each other, since they both belong to the truffle growing district of central Tuscany. In the area of Palaia we meet one truffle... More
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20 May 2015|
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Response from Ariannafazio | Property representative |
Dear Ann, thank you for your message. We would be very happy to organize for you a cooking class in June. We give you the possibility to have the course organized at your villa/apartment if you have a suitable kitchen that... More
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19 February 2015|
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Response from Massimo P | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your request. We are not an inn nor a restaurant, so you cannot eat at ours. We are a small destination management company organizing specialty tours around local specialties and food producers. So in... More
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