We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Joy of Florence

50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 535 9663
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
An Amazing Two Days with a World Class Guide

We wondered how we might find the right tour guide for us in Florence as we were six adults, but... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Michael D
,
Marlboro, United States
Uffizi tour

This tour was really amazing! My husband is not a museum person but Angelo was so interesting and... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
lindemelissa
,
Boston, Massachusetts
Read all 24 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
More
Looking for Joy-ful guide in Florence? Let us show you the wonders and the history of of the most beautiful city in the world.. Our "Joy of Florence" team will guide you through the Renaissance path unveiling the secret of Michelangelo's life, the turbolent political history of Medici family and much more...
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“his knowledge” (4 reviews)
“uffizi tour” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
50123, Florence, Italy
Santa Maria Novella
CONTACT
Website
+39 055 535 9663
Write a ReviewReviews (24)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"angelo alterio"
in 7 reviews
"his knowledge"
in 4 reviews
"uffizi tour"
in 3 reviews
"cruise ship"
in 2 reviews
"private tour"
in 5 reviews
"walking tour"
in 2 reviews
"facts"
in 2 reviews
"interests"
in 2 reviews
"dramatic"
in 2 reviews
"tours"
in 12 reviews
"insight"
in 2 reviews
"art"
in 9 reviews
"michelangelo"
in 4 reviews
"learning"
in 2 reviews
"sites"
in 2 reviews
"duomo"
in 3 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 20 March 2018

We wondered how we might find the right tour guide for us in Florence as we were six adults, but also had our one year old granddaughter with us. Also, we were interested in learning more about the Jewish community of Florence. Our tour guide,...More

Thank Michael D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 9 January 2018

This tour was really amazing! My husband is not a museum person but Angelo was so interesting and captivating. Thank you Angelo.

Thank lindemelissa
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We have loved Angelo Alterio. He was so passionate and enthusiastic about Florence. I highly recommend him and his tours!

Thank raffaela640
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic tour. Our guide Angelo was extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the city. Brought a real passion to everything he spoke about and made it all the more meaningful. Saw all the major sites and attractions with great insights. Highly recommend

Thank Neil T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I don't normally write a review but my experience with Angelo Alterio for arranging a last minute one day tour in Florence was so perfect that I felt the need to give him the best recognition that he deserves. We were on a cruise ship...More

Thank Karen Z
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 16 July 2017

My family of 4 (daughters ages 10 and 12) recently traveled to Florence. I was a bit hesitant to book tours thinking that they wouldn't hold the interest of my daughters. I was wrong. Angelo was an amazing tour guide. His knowledge of history and...More

Thank Casi W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Arriving in Livorno by cruise ship, our group of four had one day to see Florence. Angelo Altero was great to work with in setting a custom itinerary. Our guide was Paolo and he did such a great job explaining the history of Florence as...More

Thank BTholly
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
A TripAdvisor Member
2
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

I can't recommend Angelo enough. The one day that we were lucky enough to spend with Angelo was the highlight of our entire vacation. His knowledge and enthusiasm brought the sights and sounds of Florence to life for us.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Our family of four, including two young teenage sons, booked three tours with Angelo Alterio of Joy of Florence during Carnevale. Angelo guided us on the Introduction to Florence Tour, Michelangelo Tour, and Uffizi Tour. Each one was incredibly done by Angelo - he brought...More

Thank 2Travel402
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Well, my family of 4 (kids 12,14) had an amazing experience with a 4 hour tour of Florence with Angelo. We had recently done two excellent tours of Rome with Joy of Rome. I had been to Florence many years ago but that was armed...More

Thank sasrsc_007
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 414 hotels in Florence
Hotel Monica
238 reviews
.01 miles away
Hotel Il Bargellino
482 reviews
.02 miles away
Hotel Vasari Palace
553 reviews
.03 miles away
Albergo Marcella
5 reviews
.04 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Osteria Vecchio Cancello
1,080 reviews
.06 miles away
Ristorante Le Fonticine
1,345 reviews
.14 miles away
Trattoria La Gratella
891 reviews
.12 miles away
La Sosta delle Contesse
149 reviews
.08 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Stazione di Firenze Santa Maria Novella
854 reviews
.18 miles away
Fortezza da Basso
121 reviews
.21 miles away
Via Faenza
76 reviews
.18 miles away
Cenacolo di Fuligno
42 reviews
.13 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Jeransan
16 January 2017|
Answer
Response from JoyofRome | Property representative |
Hello Sandy! Yes we do. Website is under consttruction but you can still access to the old one joyofflorence where you find all the info about tours You can conctact us through the website (not allowed to copy and paste it... More
0
Votes
Google Translation
Patricia D
6 July 2015|
Answer
Response from JoyofRome | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for your questions! At the moment we offer only tours in Rome and Florence, please check our web site: Joy of Rome . com and click on Joy of Florence (below, left). There you'll see all the tours we offer... More
0
Votes
Google Translation