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Sicily Tours

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Dr. Anita Bestler M.A., a licensed guide with an academic background, provides tailor-made private guided tours in Sicily.
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Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Anita has vast knowledge of Sicily's history, culture, and society. Her passion for sharing this knowledge makes learning from her easy and fun. The sites we visited (Norman cathedrals in Cefalu, Monreale and Palermo; city hall, duomo, etc.) were vivified by her many stories of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Anita is an outstanding tour guide. We spent 4 hours with her in Palermo. She tailored our tour to match our interests and led us on a tour of that gave us a solid background for understanding the sights we would see as we continued...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

My family and I have just returned from the most incredible tour with Anita. She truely brought the city to life and tailored the tour to meet our interests. She knows all the hidden gems of this fantastic city and has very useful recommendations to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JTraveling123
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Anita Bestler is the best tour guide we have ever experienced. She not only induced us to Sicily's culture and history but did a terrific tour of her home city, Palermo. She got us into to the sights without waiting in long lines. She took...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bluebarrie2017
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Anita was a fabulous tour guide in every way especially in her knowledge! She is by FAR the most knowledgeable and the most PREPARED of any tour guide we have ever had (and we have had many all over Europe). Anita gave us a real...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We booked Anita months ago. We had 4 days available and she only had one afternoon free. We jumped at the chance and had a perfect afternoon. She is knowledgeable and so passionate about sharing the history and beautiful architecture of Sicily. Though one of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SACALosAngeles
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We highly recommend Sicily Tours. We thoroughly enjoyed our 4 hour walking tour of Palermo's historic center with Dr Anita Bestler. She is extremely knowledgeable about Palermo's history, art, architecture, and culture and she conveys that information in an interesting and informative way.

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 145Keith
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Anita has a potent arsenal of information synaptically embedded allowing her to speak on point to the European cultural and geo-political history for 10 days nonstop without having to reload. Bravo!

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jjjhamlin
Reviewed 20 September 2018

We are fairly well travelled, and Anita was amongst the best guides we’ve ever had. We booked her because of the wonderful TripAdvisor reviews. Anita was amazingly knowledgeable and the kindest of people. We were so fortunate to have engaged her and highly recommended Anita...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank harleydoc78
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We were a small group of friends, all extremely experienced travelers, in Palermo for the first time. We retained Anita for a day, based on the excellent Trip Advisor reviews. Anita led us through a wonderful, magical, and informative day, plus she gave us invaluable...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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23 June 2018|
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You find me on Google. Just put my name. Best regards Anita Bestler
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