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Personal Guide Sicily - Palermo Free Walking Tours

Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 328 821 6290
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Filthy

There is something wrong with trash collection in Palermo. I have never seen such a filthy city... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JackRabbit88
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U.S.A. East Coast
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A beautiful city .

Stayed at the Hotel Palazzo Sitano which is only around 500 meters from the main shopping strip... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Godwin S
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Rye, Australia
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THIS IS NOT A GUARANTEED TOUR, So please don't just turn up. Only available when BOOKED IN ADVANCE AND CONFIRMED. Enhance your Palermo Experience with a English language FREE Walking Tour held by a Local Guide who knows Palermo as only locals do. We welcome all ages who likes to join us. We are Tour Guides who work for TIPS ONLY, we believe in giving YOU the choice to decide what the Tour was worth. A % of your donation will also be devolved to our favorite local charity. Don't waste your time with your nose in a dry guidebook ... explore history by walking right through it! Should you require immediate assistance, please feel free to call us or get in touch on WhatsApp. Thank you for your understanding. ps: we reserve the right to refuse service to anyone.
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11 Oct 2017
“A beautiful city .”
1 week ago
“Filthy”
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Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is something wrong with trash collection in Palermo. I have never seen such a filthy city. Residents dispose of their trash bags along roadways which are promptly hit by other vehicles. The side of all roadways is littered with trash everywhere. There are many...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Stayed at the Hotel Palazzo Sitano which is only around 500 meters from the main shopping strip. walked most of the time but also recommend the hop on- hop off buses . A lot of interesting and historical places to see. Recommended stay in Palermo...More

3  Thank Godwin S
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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Never got back to us, we had to chase them to find out the tour wasn't running. Recommend Domenico from Palermo Walking Tour instead!

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Reviewed 14 October 2016

We applied for the tour few weeks ahead. After some time we received e-mail saying that the tour is not a guaranteed and it only runs when the right number of participants apply. We were invited to pre book their private service. As we were...More

2  Thank IvaTheCat
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Reviewed 31 March 2016

The tour was really great! It was about 2.5-3 hours, which got to be a bit long by the end but I am not sure how they would cut it shorter since there is so much to see! You dont get to go inside any...More

2  Thank adigia2
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Reviewed 20 August 2014 via mobile

We were among the first customers in this rainy day in March in Palermo to experiment the walking guided tour since the service had just started. We chose the itinerary that goes to the Norman Palace with parts of the old markets. Our guide in...More

5  Thank ynis
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Reviewed 19 August 2014

We did a tour to Corleone and Ficuzze and Agrigento to the Valley of the Temples. We had a wonderful and so informative guide called Stefano. He made the tour so interesting with all his facts about all the places we visited. Young student but...More

5  Thank Sandra M
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Reviewed 2 October 2013

I found this free walking tour of Palermo on Tripadvisor, not from the Tourist Information Centre. By email we arranged to meet at the historic intersection of Corso Vittorio Emanuele and Via Maqueda - called Quattro Canti (Four Corners). This is at the heart of...More

17  Thank Paul R
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Reviewed 10 September 2013

On arriving in Sicily, I wandered through the streets of Palermo on my own and enjoyed all of the churches, architecture and other sites I happened upon, but I did not understand the history beyond it all. As I wanted to know more, I decided...More

12  Thank phoenixfayth
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Reviewed 18 August 2013

We met Saro for one of his free walking tours, and were the only ones to attend so turned out to be a personalised afternoon exploration of the city. Originally from Palermo, but having spent the last 13 years in the UK, it was great...More

11  Thank Liz D
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leniseamarosa
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Please feel free to get in touch directly at our company website: Personal Guide Sicily
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Response from Godwin S | Reviewed this property |
Hi , apology for late reply but this is the first time I have seen your post, Palermo is a fantastic city and lots to see . Easy walking .
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