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Le Baccanti Cultural Food and Wine Tours

Via Francesco Petrarca 12, 50028, Florence, Italy
+39 055 220101
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Cooking Class at Castello di Tornano

We had a very disappointing experience with the cooking class. When we arrived the host had no... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2016
esteph2016
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Los Angeles, California
Bologna, Italy

When planning a trip from the United States in a foreign country in Europe, the biggest challenge... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2016
stevebassett
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Dallas, Texas
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For over ten years Le Baccanti has provided the finest service in customized luxury cultural food & wine vacations and day tours in Tuscany and Italy. Our personalized services are recommended by BBC Travel, The Independent, Le Monde, The Telegraph and scores of satisfied wine, food and art lovers.
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  • Poor3%
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Via Francesco Petrarca 12, 50028, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

We had a very disappointing experience with the cooking class. When we arrived the host had no record of our booking and the kitchen was closed. After several phone calls, the receptionist told us that there was a mix up and that the chef would...More

Thank esteph2016
vanessaheld, Guest Relations Manager at Le Baccanti Cultural Food and Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2016

Dear Esteph2016, Thanks very much for your message above regarding your experience with our associates in their cooking school. We understand completely your dissatisfaction with the experience you had at the winery, and wish we could undo the errors the winery made with your reservation....More

Reviewed 29 June 2016

When planning a trip from the United States in a foreign country in Europe, the biggest challenge is having comfort in what you are signing up to do is the best choice. Le Baccanti (specifically Carrie) worked with us on designing an unbelievable trip to...More

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vanessaheld, Guest Relations Manager at Le Baccanti Cultural Food and Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2016

Dear Stevebassett, Thanks so much for your lovely note regarding your customized Bologna experience with Le Baccanti and our excellent staff members. We agree that it can be a challenge to find the perfect solution for your needs, particularly when dealing with another country and...More

Reviewed 16 June 2016

We used Le Baccanti to book a cooking class near Siena and were incredibly impressed with the service and quality of the staff. They were extremely helpful in setting everything up and when we were a little lost were available on Saturday to help connect...More

1  Thank Cassie K
vanessaheld, Guest Relations Manager at Le Baccanti Cultural Food and Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely review of your cooking experience in the Tuscan countryside! As newer partners with Le Baccanti, your positive feedback is priceless to us, because although we had already vetted Sandro & Lucia for a working collaboration, we're so gratified...More

Reviewed 21 March 2016

The tours we booked through Le Baccanti were perfectly arranged. We really could not have asked for anything more: private drivers, tours, reservations at the best restaurants in each of the cities. They were even super flexible with us when there was a change in...More

1  Thank sharoncpope
vanessaheld, Guest Relations Manager at Le Baccanti Cultural Food and Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Thank you very much for your kind review of the terrific services Le Baccanti provides for our guests during their discoveries of this beautiful country. We pride ourselves on our selective partnership with Italy's top-rated restaurants, excellent drivers, renowned wineries, and informative guides, so we...More

Reviewed 18 February 2016

Everything from start to finish was superb. Communication was easy, responses were fast. Driver was on time. Very professional and personable. Tasting of Parmesan and Ham was heavenly. Highly recommend.More

Thank rimmanj
vanessaheld, Guest Relations Manager at Le Baccanti Cultural Food and Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Thank you so kindly for your positive feedback from your day with Le Baccanti. We are delighted that your gourmet appetites were whetted so nicely with local specialties - we agree that Parmesan and Prosciutto are little slices of heaven! Le Baccanti is 100% dedicated...More

Reviewed 17 February 2016

Hired a private driver for a day trip from Florence to Montalcino to visit 2 wineries. The company was great is setting up 2 winery visits and making a lunch reservation for us in the quaint town of Montalcino. Our driver was very informative about...More

Thank Donna P
vanessaheld, Guest Relations Manager at Le Baccanti Cultural Food and Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Thank you for your kind review of our services during your exploration of the lovely Montalcino area in Tuscany. Le Baccanti prides itself on our exclusive network of top-rated wineries and excellent restaurants throughout the country, and our terrific drivers who excel in corteous and...More

Reviewed 12 January 2016

Everything was arranged perfectly, and the service was first class. If you are looking for a great experience, I highly recommend using Le Baccanti.More

Thank SaltConch
vanessaheld, Guest Relations Manager at Le Baccanti Cultural Food and Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Thank you so kindly for your lovely review of your experiences with Le Baccanti. We pride ourselves on providing our guests with seamless activities and explorations of Italy's immense cultural and gourmet heritage, and we're delighted that you enjoyed the best Italy has to offer....More

Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

When researching the Internet for the quintessential Tuscan Food and Wine experience we happened to come across the site for "Le Baccanti Cultural Food and Wine Tours", and we are so incredibly pleased that we did. From first contact, Carrie's professional, friendly, helpful, and kind...More

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vanessaheld, Guest Relations Manager at Le Baccanti Cultural Food and Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Thank you very kindly for your review of your wonderful visit to Italy, and your rewarding interaction with Le Baccanti. All of the Baccanti staff are delighted to help you explore this beautiful country, and Carrie is a truly wonderful resource and emblamatic of Le...More

Reviewed 10 November 2015

Nina helped us on a very short notice to set up a great memorable weekend trip. - Excellent organization - Excellent communication - Excellent event execution we loved it!!!More

Thank Hudriwudri2013
vanessaheld, Manager at Le Baccanti Cultural Food and Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2015

Thank you for the very kind note above regarding your experience with Le Baccanti. Nina is a most valued asset here, so we're so pleased that your interaction with her and the entire Baccanti staff was so positive. We pride ourselves on being able to...More

Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

We rented a Villa in Tuscany in September and I cannot say enough great things about how helpful Carrie was in making this an over the top vacation. She left not a stone unturned and was absolutely wonderful to work with and very responsive to...More

Thank Terry S
vanessaheld, Manager at Le Baccanti Cultural Food and Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2015

Thanks so much for your kind note above, Terry. We're delighted to read that your experience with Le Baccanti and Carrie was such a positive one - Carrie is a top asset in the Baccanti staff, so we're happy that your feedback emphasizes the entire...More

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