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Discover Lucca with Elena

55015 Montecarlo, Italy
+39 340 612 8485
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The most wonderful day of our trip

I simply cannot day enough positive things about our wine and fortress tour with Elena. The day we... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
christylsmith1
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Sherwood, Arkansas
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Fabulous Wine Tasting in Montecarlo, Italy

Elena is an amazing tour guide. The wine tasting experience is a 1,000 times better than any wine... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
deanna593
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Eatonville, Washington
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“cooking class” (9 reviews)
“monte carlo” (5 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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55015 Montecarlo, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I simply cannot day enough positive things about our wine and fortress tour with Elena. The day we spent with Elena in Montecarlo was the best day of our trip. Elena met my husband and I at the Pescia train station. Then we toured the...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Elena is an amazing tour guide. The wine tasting experience is a 1,000 times better than any wine tour in the states. Elena made sure everyone had an amazing time and took care of every detail. Looking forward to booking more tours with Elena.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Contacting Elena Benvenuti was so easy! She responded in a very reasonable amount of time and it was very easy to set up the arrangements for the tour. My group of 5 took a wine tour in Montecarlo at a wonderful farmhouse and vineyard! This...More

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Elena B, Owner at Discover Lucca with Elena, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thanks so much for your review, I am glad you enjoyed the whole experience that made your trip memorable and a real italian-shaped-one. I wait for you in the near future for more wines experiences, or special trip in the wonderful land of Lucca.

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

For our family trip to Tuscany we wanted to arrange a special day with wine tasting and some sightseeing.. We found Elena and I am so happy we did. What an amazing day we had, with a small tour of Montecarlo and then visits to...More

Thank Stine M
Elena B, Owner at Discover Lucca with Elena, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear Stine, many thanks for your review, it was a pleasure meeting all your family and arrange the best wine tasting tour in Montecarlo for you. I wait for you in the future, kindest regards

Reviewed 23 September 2017

Our group of 10 people were picked up by Elena and her driver Maximo at 9:30 sharp as requested at our hotel in Lucca. We were driven to Volterra approximately 90 minutes away. Elena talked to us about Italy and Etruscan history. The whole time...More

Thank eareva
Elena B, Owner at Discover Lucca with Elena, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Thanks so much for your review on Volterra's trip. I am glad to have introduced you to the Etruscan's culture and our wines! I wait for you in the near future,

Reviewed 15 September 2017

We took two amazing tours with Elena that were the highlights of our trip. The first was to the Montecarlo area (with visits to two vineyards) and the second to the Volterra area (with two vineyards). Elena was knowledgable and very personable, and took a...More

Thank Glenn W
Elena B, Owner at Discover Lucca with Elena, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Dear Glenn, many thanks for your review, it had been a pleasure guiding you through our excellents wines, landscape and our genuine people of Tuscany. I wait for you in future, your guide, Elena

Reviewed 20 August 2017

I am a bit late writing this but I actually went looking for Elena's information again to send to a family friend to recommend her and I realized I never wrote a review! My college best friend and I scheduled a wine tour with Elena...More

1  Thank rachelmccarty92
Elena B, Owner at Discover Lucca with Elena, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Dear Rachel, many thanks for writing about your wine experience with me in the area of Montecarlo of Lucca. I wait for you in the near future to show you other wine area productions, ciao!

Reviewed 12 August 2017

Elena is the BEST! We explored Luca, Montecarlo, Sienna, Florence, Cortona- Tuscany!! We visited churches, art museums, and wineries. Elena took us to see the highlights as well as the local gems including chocolate tasting, beer tasting, and delicious restaurants, too. We spent a week...More

1  Thank Jennifer B
Elena B, Owner at Discover Lucca with Elena, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Dear Jennifer, many thanks for your kind review on the sightseens we shared during your vacation in Tuscany. A presto!

Reviewed 30 July 2017

My partner and I visited Lucca from Singapore for a wedding and wanted to try a wine and food tour of the local region. Some extensive googling led us to Elena and I feel very lucky that we found her. Elena suggested we visit Montecarlo...More

1  Thank Fergus C
Elena B, Owner at Discover Lucca with Elena, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Dear Fergus, many thanks for your review about our wine tour together, I am happy to have made your holidays a real tuscan one! I wait for you in the near future for more exquisite wines!

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

What a great way to start our holiday. Elena collected us from our holiday home in Montecarlo and took us for a walking tour around Montecarlo. Then we went off to a local family run vineyard. The wines and olive oil was fantastic as was...More

2  Thank Mike W
Elena B, Owner at Discover Lucca with Elena, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Dear Michael, it was great pleasure knowing and guiding you and your family. I hope to guide you in the near future to discover hidden part of Tuscany and our great wines and products!

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Nancy S
11 April 2017|
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Response from Elena B | Property representative |
Hallo dear Aunty Nancy, so glad to hear from you, I did not receive request for may, did Nancy write herself? Could you please tell her to write me again? I have several days available on May, it depends when she is... More
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Nancy S
24 May 2016|
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Response from Elena B | Property representative |
Hallo the Osteria 's name is Nuvoli sorry to answer only now! ciao Elena
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