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Simon B.

Catania, Sicily, Italy

Simon was born in Rome and raised in Sicily. As a teenager, he loved the outdoors.

He would go for nice walks in Taormina, or he would visit Mt. Etna, and go on long hikes with the Boy scouts.

Do not be surprised, if he takes pictures, also during the trip, as he always enjoys his work!

He has always, had a love for driving.

Moreover, Simon during his work, and traveling experience in Europe, learned about customers wishes and needs.

His belief is "Whatever your fantasy may be, I will make it come true"

His 10 years of experience in the tourism industry as receptionist and concierge developed his skills in understanding people and their interests and tastes. In 2008, he established his own company to offer specialized tours. This has allowed him to share his love for Sicily, with small groups of clients that quickly, become friends.

Simon's enthusiasm, knowledge and professionalism, offers a way of experiencing the real Sicily, with a local driver. In comfort, he will show you the sites, that you expect to see.

He will also, introduce you to places, you have never heard of… places, you will want to return to again, and again!

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A Recent Review of this guide

Highly recommend Simon. He is very friendly, knowledgeable and his English is excellent. You will have a great time with him!
Carol Anderson

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Restrictions

I am not a licensed guide and will not be able to guide you inside of the historical monuments.

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Tours by Simon B.

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Etna Wine tour

Visit the best winery one Etna valley.

560 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

8 hours

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Grand wine Tour

Visit the best wineries in Sicily!

623 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

8 hours

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Syracuse and Ortigia

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Syracuse and the island of Ortigia

560 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

8 hours

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Etna jeep half day tour

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The highest active volcano in Europe

856 USD per tour

(for up to 7 people)

5 hours 30 min.

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Etna jeep tour

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Etna jeep Full Day tour

1142 USD per tour

(for up to 7 people)

9 hours 30 min.

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Palermo Street Food & Monreale private,...

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Palermo Street Food & Monreale private Tour

986 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

8 hours

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Tailored day tours with driver at your,...

Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences

564 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

8 hours

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Chianalea Scilla, Calabria Tour

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Chianalea Scilla, Calabria Private Tour

623 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

8 hours

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Eastern Sicily 3 days tours

Catania & Cyclops Bay Syracuse &Noto , Etna and Taormina

1529 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

3 days

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South East Sicily 3 days tours

Catania & Cyclops Bay, Ragusa & Modica, Syracuse & Noto

1681 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

3 days

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Sicily 5 days tours

Catania & Cyclops Bay, Siracusa & Noto, Etna &Taormina, Ragusa & Modica,,...

3114 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

5 days

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Sicily 7 days tours

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Catania & Cyclops Bay, Etna & Taormina, Syracuse & Noto, Ragusa & Modica,,...

4360 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

7 days

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