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Artviva: The Original & Best Tours Italy

Via Dei Sassetti 1 | Second Floor, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 264 5033
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Acclaimed since 1996 for our great guides and tours, we offer the original, small-group Best of Tuscany tour, as well as wonderful guided tours of Florence, Venice, Rome and the Cinque Terre. Our tours are high-quality, entertaining, informative and fun! We love sharing Italy on a more personal level and with our small group sizes, we refuse to make you feel like a tourist. Our highly-qualified guides are passionate, have a sense of humour and enjoy bringing history to life. They include historians, aristocrats, wine makers, art sleuths, well-known journalists, guide writers, as well as talented artists and authors. What’s more, we are an ASTA approved, fully-licensed tour operator. We promise we are anything but ordinary, and we guarantee we are the Original & Best.
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Via Dei Sassetti 1 | Second Floor, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 264 5033
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Reviewed yesterday

This was the most amazing tour taken with myself and 2 other girl friends. We were delighted to learn that no one else would be taking the tour with us and our guide Alexander was absolutely awesome! We thoroughly enjoyed the tour including the grape...More

Thank Kiwigirl-FL
Reviewed 2 days ago

I took the Art Viva Uffizi tour with Klaus on September 1, 2017, and it was the most engaging tour ever. He showed us a $75 dollar piece of lapis lazuli from Afghanistan to illustrate how Renaissance painters ground the stone to make a brilliant...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This tour was excellent with a really knowledgeable guide. My highest accolades, though, go to the admin staff who tracked us down at our hotel when we didn't show up. They waited for us at their office then walked us to where the tour was...More

Thank vsharpVictoria_bc
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were ticketed members of a group headed by tour guide Riccardo into the Uffizi Gallery on September 10th at 1:45pm. Riccardo was extremely entertaining and informative. His knowledge of history and art of Italy is extensive, and his timing and sense of humor added...More

Thank mcillustr8r
Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing tour of the Uffizi Gallery with our guide Riccardo! Very knowledgeable and informative about the history and the art. We bypassed the lines and hit important parts of the gallery. Highly recommended!!!

Thank Mindy C
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had such a fun day with Alessandro on our "Italian Passions - Food & Wine" tour in Florence. He gave us a little history and related it all to, you guessed it, food and wine. We had some of the most delicious tastes of...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

My daughter and I had the foresight to book the Artviva Biking Wine Tour on the recommendation of the USO in Rome. It was fabulous! We had the pleasure of having the amazing Elenora as our biking leader who gave our small little group just...More

Thank RD H
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went on the original walking tour of Florence. Originally, my family were aghast when they found out the walking tour was 3 hours instead of the 2 that I told them. However, we missed the last 40 mins of the tour as we didn't...More

Thank Bob666
Reviewed 6 days ago

Loved this tour (Skip the line David). Our tour guide, sorry I cannot remember your name, tall dutch guy! He was fascinating to listen to. I learned a lot of very interesting facts. So glad we did this tour, for us it was the perfect...More

Thank jaackerberg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Now I know I haven't visited other walking tours of Florence. It this one was so great- it would be hard to beat. Our guide was Hilda- although not a native of Florence, her knowledge of the city and her background knowledge of ancient history...More

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Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by
an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city.
The historic center is characterized by the immensity
of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the
brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does
not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni
Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is
enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city
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April C
6 August 2017|
Response from Artviva | Property representative |
Hi April C, Yes, even though that time is going into low season we do still have tours available. Please keep in mind that we have private custom on request tours available all year round too. If you do a search on our site... More
25 March 2017|
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Response from Artviva | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for your interest in ArtViva! It really pleases us to hear from return customers such as yourself. Regarding the Cinque Terre tour, first please note that our public small group tour of Cinque Terre is... More
16 March 2017|
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Response from Artviva | Property representative |
Hello! Thanks for your interest in ArtViva and for letting us know you received the confirmation. All the best, ArtViva