- Day-tours to traditional and artisanal workshops in Tuscany -

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TOUR OF VOLTERRA: THE ETRUSCANS AND THE ALABASTER WORKSHOPS
Private walking tours across the Etruscan town and its traditions


Volterra is not only a world famous perfectly preserved medieval town. It is above all one of Tuscany's most fascinating Etruscan cities. Over the centuries Velathri (as the Etruscans called it) got important also for the handcrafted production of an ancient stone given to the city as a present by the sea: the alabaster ...


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TOURS TO THE TOBACCO MANUFACTORY IN LUCCA
Guided visit to Manufatture Toscano followed by a cigar tasting
Tobacco manufactury tour


Tuscany has a century old tradition of tobacco farming. Even if most farmers have changed their plantations recently, there is a flourishing production of excellent cigars in Lucca at Manifatture Tabacchi Toscano. Arianna & Friends organizes half-day guided tours of the factory with a following intense cigar tasting ...


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GUIDED TOURS TO A MARBLE WORKSHOP IN PIETRASANTA
Private excursions to a charming town by the sea and to its artisans
Marble workshop tour


The white marble of Carrara is renowned in all the world. In the surroundings of the quarries there is a long lasting tradition of marble masters who are able to mould this stone into everything. Arianna & Friends organizes a trip into the world of the marble in a workshop in Pietrasanta, one of the most beautiful towns in the marble area ...



Remember that you can combine our cultural tours with any other
activity of Arianna & Friends.


Some details about our tours & experiences

An English speaking tour leader (available also in German, French, Spanish or Russian) meets you at an agreed meeting point and introduces the tours to you, staying with you for the whole time.

In our tours you can discover an endless series of hidden beauties of Tuscany while enjoying our guidence as expert local tour guides and learn a lot about our traditions and uses.

Transportation is never included in our offers. You can easily drive to all destinations following our guides. If you prefer not to drive your own car, we can also provide a car or minibus with private driver.

All our tours can be customised to best suit your requirements and can also start
from your premises.




 

 

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