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
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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
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
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
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
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
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.
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!
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
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