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Stella Soldani Siena day tour guide

Via Francesco di Valdambrino 9, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 335 681 0098
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Three hour tour of Siena

We used Stella for a tour of Siena, with a focus on the history of Jewish life and the synagogue... read more

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Reviewed 21 August 2017
Amy K
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Boston, Massachusetts
Great tour

We had an excellent tour with Alessia. She did a wonderful job explaining Siena's history... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
BigcountryNewYork
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New York
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If you wish to visit Siena and Tuscany with a local fully licenced tourist guide I am very pleased to share my experience and passion with you, I am living in a unique medieval town and in a charming wine region, enjoy!
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Via Francesco di Valdambrino 9, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We used Stella for a tour of Siena, with a focus on the history of Jewish life and the synagogue. Before I left for Italy friends told me that I did not need a tour guide, that I could see the synagogue on my own...More

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stellasoldani, Owner at Stella Soldani Siena day tour guide, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

dear A., I am sorry to hear that in your opinion I was not needed! probably this is what you and your husband and brother experienced but the time we spent in the synagogue was half an hour, and part of it is dedicated to...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

We had an excellent tour with Alessia. She did a wonderful job explaining Siena's history (particularly its 17 neighborhoods and the Palio) to my family and children. She was great with my kids. She was born in Siena and we felt like we were with...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

Stella was so easy to contact and coordinate our tour with. The tour itself was very informative and interesting. Stella was engaging and friendly. She took us to the main sites as well as a couple of smaller sites that we probably would have missed...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We have taken "family friendly" walking tours in Venice, Florence and now Siena, on this trip. Stella was by far the best. She made it engaging for the kids (6, 10, 11 & 13). She took us to a secret lookout and an Etruscan ruin,...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2017

We did a three hour walking tour with Stella in Siena. She was wonderful and her English and knowledge was superb. She is from Siena. She is very friendly and fun and I highly recommend her!

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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Stella was on time, educated and very much a fun person to tour Siena with on our Italy trip. She took us to the important sites in the city but also showed us some things that you might not see and she also took the...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Stella was our guide for a half day tour of Siena and she was excellent. I recommend hiring a guide when you come to any new city so that you can really understand the rich culture and history of the place you are visiting. Stella...More

Thank Stacy L
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Stella gave us an in-depth insight into the history, culture, and behind the scenes information on the beautiful town of Siena. She was personable and kind. I wanted to spend all day with her to soak up all the info! She even walked us back...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Stella is charismatic knowledgeable like an encyclopedia on Siena's history, and ever so engaging and friendly. Our kids 10&11 learned so much about siena, and my husband and I tho our 6th visit to our favorite city - learned so much about the city, the...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We booked a two-hour tour of Siena focusing on the traditional contrade (neighborhoods) and the Palio race. Stella was very easy to work with beforehand, and she really helped bring the city to life for us, a family with 10- and 6-year old kids. She...More

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Nancy W
14 January 2017|
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Response from stellasoldani | Property representative |
Hi Nancy and Jerry, I am looking forward meeting you in Siena and San Gimignano for a tour, I can also provide the driver from Florence to Siena, could you please write to me so to share all details and organize a... More
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luvs2trvl73
16 January 2015|
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Response from stellasoldani | Property representative |
Hello! thank you for your inquiry! I will be pleased to be your guide when you will visit SIena, please send me an email! thank you very much! Stella
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