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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.
Foro Umberto I 7, 90133, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 347 490 0794
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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

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank charlescarlo
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Francesca provided us with an excellent tour of Erice and Segesta and provided another outstanding guide for our other days in Sicily. Very knowledgeable and our guests loved her our day with her.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank rgaglio11
Reviewed 10 November 2017

My wife and I booked a 6 hour tour with Francesca. We have found that we get so much more out of a new place when we have a really good guide, and Francesca is among the best we have had. She is a Palermo...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Jabellis
sdilly, Owner at Sicilian Guide Francesca Lombardo, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Thank you very much!

Reviewed 7 November 2017

I hired Francesca for tours of Palermo, Monreale and Cefalu over two days for my group of 23. She is prompt, courteous and above all extremely knowledgeable and informative. It is amazing all the details she offers at each site visited. She also will not...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Bob M
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Francesca provided my wife and I with a six hour tour of the historical sights of Palermo, and also drove us to Monreale to visit the beautiful cathedral (Duomo) there. Francesca was timely meeting us; she is fluent in English; and she is from Palermo,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We travelled as a couple to Sicily in Oct 2017 and what a wonderful experience we had. Based on Francesca's reviews particularly regarding her driving and spoken English skills as well as her great interest in food and wine we tried to arrange a 7...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank brucemcq
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We arranged for Francesca to meet the 4 of us at our hotel in Palermo and drive us in her car to Monreale. She was on time, efficient and extremely knowledgeable. She dropped us off directly at the magnificent cathedral while she went elsewhere to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Booked with Francesca prior to my trip to Sicily. I am a female travelling alone so I was quite picky about hiring a guide and had wanted a female guide. She outlined the cost etc...so there were no surprises. Francesca arrived to pick me up...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Francesca seemed bored or perhaps not feeling well, to give her the benefit of the doubt, the day that we met her for our tour of Palermo. She did not take control of the tour, instead asking us what we'd like to do. We didn't...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank AliciaWhitney
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Francesca was an ideal guide and driver. She knows her history and art history, explains everything well, is professional and personable. We were with her for 3 days. She took us to the places we most wanted to see (she's flexible). We started off at...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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21 May 2018|
Response from sdilly | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your kind request but regrettably I am not available that day. Kind regards Francesca
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