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Lucca Tours

Via delle Ville 598/A, 55018, Lucca, Italy
+39 347 559 7279
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Walking through history with enthusiasm

We wanted a guide who would bring Lucca's history to life for us. Wanda Martinelli was MORE than we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Etta M
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Springfield
A Wonderful Introduction to Lucca

Personally I believe the best way to see a new city is to rely on the experts. And so we arranged a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
SHARON C
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Schaumburg, Illinois
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Lucca is one of the most charming cities in Italy and a walking tour with certified professional tour guide Wanda Martinelli is a great way to see it. Wanda Martinelli is ready to show you the beautiful city behind imposing Renaissance walls. Choose from any of her six tour options.
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Via delle Ville 598/A, 55018, Lucca, Italy
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+39 347 559 7279
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted a guide who would bring Lucca's history to life for us. Wanda Martinelli was MORE than we expected. She not only explained Lucca's long traditions of silk manufacturing, independence and exclusion but also threw in interesting more recent events--like learning to drive on...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Personally I believe the best way to see a new city is to rely on the experts. And so we arranged a guided tour of Lucca thru Turislucca. The cost was nominal but the information received was invaluable. The tour was 90 minutes but in...More

Thank SHARON C
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Wanda is fantastic! Full of facts and stories about history and the city, from ancient times to today. Well Done...highly recommend

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Reviewed 29 May 2018

In May 2018 3 couples who had never been to Lucca toured the city with Wanda. She is a native and loves to present her city. She provided just enough to keep us entertained but not bored. The tour was just what we wanted as...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

We were in Tuscany last month and Wanda's amazing tour of Lucca was one of the highlights of our time there! Wanda met us at the train station and although it was raining that day, it didn't deter Wanda from showing us the highlights of...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

We were supposed to visit Lucca while we were in Florence about 6 months ago but our visit got cancelled due to a sudden train strike. Wanda and I had been emailing back and forth for months prior to that, so this was a major...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We booked a walking tour of Lucca with Wanda who met us at our hotel and started our trip by sitting down and explaining the different maps of the city and when the walls were built including the final and very impressive wall that you...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

We were very fortunate to have Wanda as our guide in Lucca - she is a star! Friendly, very knowledgeable, with a wonderful sense of humor and contagious energy. We were travelling with kids and she immediately found contact with them, making the tour fun...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

We had a wonderful walking tour experience with Wanda! Molto Bene! We were slightly delayed but Wanda was right where she agreed to meet us and we immediately felt so comfortable with her and the wealth of knowledge and history about Lucca. We were engaged...More

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Wanda M, Owner at Lucca Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Dear Cliff, Thank you so much for your words of appreciation. Going by our correspondance, I'm sure we'll see each other again soon. Delighted to help you in making your dream come true. Warm regards to you and your family! Wanda

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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Wanda Martinelli is a wonderful guide for beautiful Lucca. She explains the history and culture of this lovely place so well. She is also very helpful regarding some of the issues faced by a tourist. I highly recommend a tour with Wanda and will certainly...More

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lescharles5
16 June 2018|
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Response from Wanda M | Property representative |
Hello, if you Google search Wanda Martinelli Lucca you'll find me.Unfortunately, I can't provide my contacts here as the system would block my message. Thanks Wanda
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SuzieQ088
19 April 2016|
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Response from Wanda M | Property representative |
Hi Suzie, my name is Wanda and I'm the owner of Lucca Tours. When are you planning to be in Lucca? Can you please reply to my personal email address that you will find on the website? I can't provide it here or this message... More
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Jock S
18 April 2016|
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Response from Wanda M | Property representative |
Hello Tim, Thank you for your enquiry that I've just found by chance (together with other messages that were not notified by the system). Can you please write to my personal email address wanda martinelli etc? that you will... More
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