Critical Acclaim

Testimonials about ArtViva Tours

Testimonials

"Walking Tours of Florence are wise and well informed. They have a fresh accessible style which makes it fun. The recipe seems to be the more you enjoy the more you learn. And it works."

Michael Palin

Actor/Presenter (Monty Python and a list of fabulous films too long to list here)

"The Greatest Tour Guide Ever!"

Lou Reed

Rockstar

"...This tour is wonderful, it is informative, complete and fun. And more importantly, you don't feel like a sheep in a flock, herded around town..."

Richard Kind

Actor (Mad about You, Spin City)

"Thank You for the Wonderful Experience!"

Alex Rodriguez

Baseball Star (In December of 2000 Rodriguez became the best-paid ballplayer of all time when he signed a $252 million contract with the Texas Rangers)

"Walking Tours of Florence are much more than tours, because you leave feeling almost as if you know Michelangelo and the other Masters personally."

Mike Munro

One of Australia's finest investigative journalists and well known media personalities.

"Thank you for a wonderful job… you made us feel like we were the most important people in Florence. We all left singing your praises. Thank you very much."

Bill Kurtis

Acclaimed documentary host and producer, network news anchor and multimedia production company.

"Entertaining and Informative!"

Nat Young

World Surfing Champion

"I had the most relaxing and fun experiences with you covering Italian food, wine, art and culture. Thank you for the warm and friendly way in which you welcomed me. I was very impressed by the high professionalism of your staff."

Chi Xun

Director and writer

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ArtViva is pleased to share some of the critical acclaim we have received for our high-quality tours and services in Italy.

"Walking Tours of Florence are wise and well-informed. They have a fresh, accessible style which makes it fun. The recipe seems to be the more you enjoy the more you learn. And it works." - Michael Palin, Actor/Presenter (Monty Python and a list of fabulous films too long to list here)
 
"The Greatest Tour Guide Ever!" - Lou Reed, Rock Legend 
 
"...This tour is wonderful, it is informative, complete and fun. And more importantly, you don't feel like a sheep in a flock, herded around town..." - Richard Kind, Actor from 'Mad about You' and 'Spin City'
 
"Thank You for the Wonderful Experience!" - Alex Rodriguez, Baseball Star.
 
"Walking Tours of Florence are much more than tours,because you leave feeling almost as if you know Michelangelo and the other Masters personally." - Mike Munro, Australian investigative journalist and media personality. 
 
"…thank you for a wonderful job.  Your entire staff was attentive to our shooting schedule and the details which can befuddle so many who are not familiar with the peculiarities of production crews.  And most important, you made us feel like we were the most important people in Florence. We all left singing your praises.  Thank you very much." - Bill Kurtis, Acclaimed documentary host and producer, network news anchor and multimedia production company president USA
 
"Don't miss an opportunity to join one of the highly informative and entertaining Walking Tours of Florence, led by English speaking guides who really know their subjects. I loved every minute of my tours." - Sandra A Guftstason, Author of Great Sleeps and Great Eats in Italy
 
"Entertaining and Informative!" - Nat Young, World Surfing Champion
 
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