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Sicilian Guide Francesca Lombardo
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Hello! Enjoy your visit of Palermo and Sicily with a native sicilian guide! I am a private Licensed guide and driver (with registered car) in Palermo and around Sicily since 1991 and a certified sommelier. Shore excursions.
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Foro Umberto I 7, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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+39 347 490 0794
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Reviewed 13 December 2011

Francesca Lombardo is a terrific tour guide. We wanted to explore western Sicily , but with only one day during our very brief visit and without having a car, we decided to contact Francesca Lombardo at Best of Sicily for her help (lofran07@libero.it). She responded...More

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All reviews great companion sicilian food speaks excellent english female guide local history and culture a wonderful tour guide wine tasting went out of her way walking tour of palermo comfortable vehicle great overview historical sights hour tour piazza armerina local foods olive oil safe driver
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hired Francesca for 2 half day guided tours through Palermo. From our first email, to the time we met Francesca at our B & B, she had excellent communication, and was very reliable. She also made calls for us for other inquiries I asked...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I hired Francesca as a guide to visit the Royal Palace in Palermo and Monreale Chathedral. It was a pleasure to hear her speaking! She is very knowledgeable and passionate about her job: she helped me ‘decode’ all the mosaics and gave me a great...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 1/2 day with Francesca last week visiting Monreale. She picked us up at our hotel and drove us to the fantastic cathedral in Monreale. I had prebooked with her months ago after reading the great reviews she got on TA. After our morning...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

My husband, adult daughter and I have just finished a fantastic week with Francesca as our guide and her charming husband as our driver. Francesca was responsive and accommodating from the first time I reached out to her and made great suggestions for our itinerary...More

1  Thank CRubin123
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Francesca provides personal insight and historical perspective in a extremely professional manner. Her knowledge of Sicily allowed us to use her services for a number of cities and historical sights. She was our guide in Palermo, Monreale, Cefalu, Erice, Segesta, Sellulunte, Agrigento, Ragusa, Modica and...More

Thank debl278
Reviewed 29 June 2018

My husband and I recently enjoyed a walking tour of Palermo as well as a day trip to Segeste and Erice with Francesca in her very comfortable vehicle. She was very friendly, knowledgeable and flexible in providing us with the experiences that we wanted and...More

Thank Vicky H
Reviewed 1 June 2018

I can only say the nicest things about Francesca. We hired her to take us to Erice, Segeste, Trapani and Moreale. She picked us up and we had a wonderful day. Her knowledge of the regions, the history and culture is vast, she engaged and...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We engaged Francesca first for half day tours of Palermo and Monreale, and then for 2 days to travel to Selinunte and Agrigento, and the next day to Piazza Armerina and Enna. Francesca is a highly experienced and very knowledgeable guide, friendly and with a...More

1  Thank JMelba
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

My mother and I had a fabulous time touring with Francesca. We went through Castelbuono and also did a private cooking demonstration and wine tasting. Francesaca was full of great information and was able to easily translate for us. We have done many tours before...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 22 April 2018

We had a wonderful morning walking tour of La Kalsa district with Francesca, who knows her Palermo very well. Her tour included a number of churches, an oratorio, the Palazzo Mirto and locations associated with Tommasi di Lampedusa, the author of The Leopard. She was...More

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Hello and thank you for your kind request but regrettably I am not available that day. Kind regards Francesca
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