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Culture Discovery Vacations - Day Tours

01038 Soriano nel Cimino, Italy
+39 340 335 7809
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Soriano - Wine & Cooking Under the Tuscan & Umbrian Sun

This was my second Culture Discovery adventure. My daughter saw how much fun my husband and I had... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Laura B
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Sarasota, Florida
Memorable but timing is everything.

We did this tour as an excursion through our cruise ship not Culture Discovery but we thoroughly... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2016
Daddyoh4
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Sunshine Coast
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Half and full day cooking classes, winery excursions, olive mill tastings, and sightseeing excursions through Lazio, Tuscany & Umbria year round. All days start and end right in Soriano nel Cimino's main piazza.
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“Soriano - Wine & Cooking Under the Tuscan & Umbrian Sun”
5 Dec 2016
“Memorable but timing is everything.”
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01038 Soriano nel Cimino, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second Culture Discovery adventure. My daughter saw how much fun my husband and I had on our first trip to Chianti that she want to have a similar experience. The week was perfect. We stayed in an apartment right on the piazza...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We did this tour as an excursion through our cruise ship not Culture Discovery but we thoroughly enjoyed this medieval town so much we had to review. Orvieto is a fortress city situated on the flat summit of a large butte of volcanic tuff with...More

Thank Daddyoh4
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Never wanting to book a " typical " tour, we were delighted when Culture Discovery Vacations popped up on our emails. We booked our past September trip a year ago August, and since that day we have been extremely impressed w/ he CDV company! Not...More

1  Thank Donna M
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Culture Discovery goes beyond any expectation you may have had. If you love food and wine do a Culture Discovery vaca. I will definitely be doing another.

Thank Betsy H
Reviewed 7 October 2016

What an amazing week we had! Made great friends, ate great food, and reallyenjoyed the sites/wines/cooking lessons. Would highly recommend this tour to anyone considering, as well as the other they offer as it was such a great time. Can't wait to book my next...More

Thank laura r
Alyssa S, Owner at Culture Discovery Vacations - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2016

Hi Laura, Thank you so much! I am so pleased that you had a great time, I hope to see you in Italy again soon!

Reviewed 5 October 2016

I chose Culture Discovery because the website promised an immersion into Italian culture and authentic cooking and was exactly what I was interested in. I booked the trip a year in advance and was concerned that because I was so excited about this trip, perhaps...More

2  Thank juliejmaxwell
Alyssa S, Owner at Culture Discovery Vacations - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2016

Thanks for the amazing review, Julie! I am so happy to read that you had such a great time in Soriano and that we were able to live up to your expectations! I hope you come back to visit us sometime soon.

Reviewed 4 October 2016

I stumbled onto the Culture Discovery site about six years ago, and I have fantasized about the trip to Soriano ever since. As you might imagine with that long to day dream about it I had quite high expectations, and the actual trip BLEW THEM...More

1  Thank Lauren R
Alyssa S, Owner at Culture Discovery Vacations - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2016

Lauren, I am absolutely thrilled to read your glowing review. We are so honored that you took the time to write this beautiful review for us. Great suggestion to bring dramamine and stretchy pants! I can gain 10 lbs in a week in Italy, there...More

Reviewed 24 September 2016

A true immersion into Italian culture. Not only does Culture Discovery make sure you see all of the important sights in the area, the staff includes a family of three sisters and a daughter (and some of their extended family) to make sure you feel...More

Thank Patlinp
Alyssa S, Owner at Culture Discovery Vacations - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2016

Thank you so much for writing us such a great review. I am so happy you had a great time, we love Amalfi, and I am thrilled that you did, too. I hope we see you again in Italy soon.

Reviewed 17 September 2016

We just finished a week long cooking school with Culture Discovery Vacations on the Amalfi Coast "Cooking in Paradise on the Amalfi Coast"and it was wonderful. We were picked up at the Naples airport by our hostess Lisa and brought to our villa in Amalfi....More

Thank Kurt G
Alyssa S, Owner at Culture Discovery Vacations - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2016

Hi Kurt, Thank you for writing us such a great review! I love Amalfi, too and I feel the same way about the stairs! Unfortunately, like you said, the whole place is built on cliffs and there is no escaping them =) I like to...More

Reviewed 16 September 2016

My week in Soriano nel Cimino was a dream come true; and it exceeded all expectations! The people(Carla, Linda, Ilaria, Sergio, Katia, Rosaria), the food, the wine, the scenery, the churches, the history were amazing. I could find more superlatives to describe this week but...More

Thank Patricia M
Alyssa S, Owner at Culture Discovery Vacations - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2016

Hi Patricia, Thank you for writing such a nice review for us. I am so happy that you had such a great time in Soriano, and you really do have family, not only in Soriano, but wherever someone from CDV is. I hope we see...More

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tlsportsgalOhio
We have been to Italy one other time - Positano/Rome. That being said, if you had to choose only one CDV trip to try of the trips you have taken - which would you recommend? T
3 January 2017|
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Response from Betsy H | Reviewed this property |
I too have only done the Soriano trip and it was wonderful. I am planning on going back next year and am considering the Amalfi vaca. I agree with Lauren that any one would be great. CDV really makes it a wonderful... More
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goodgame123
When you went on group tours to olive oil factory or cheese maker or wineries, were you the only group there or were there lots of other tour groups? Thanks
3 November 2016|
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Response from RoseM4 | Reviewed this property |
We are the only group there. Most places have a special relationship with owners.
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Mbarker525
I'm trying to decide between Sicily and the Amalfi Coast, any suggestions?
29 September 2015|
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Response from Alyssa S | Property representative |
Hey there, I'd be happy to help you make a decision. One big difference between those two vacations, is the intensity of the cultural immersion, so it really depends on your interest in that. Have you taken a look at the... More
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