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Iolanda L.

Palermo, Sicily, Italy

Ciao a tutti! My name is Iolanda and I am a licensed tour guide based in Palermo, Sicily.

I speak English and French and I have over 25 years of experience working as a tour guide.

For long time, I had the pleasure of accompanying travellers throughout Sicily, mainly to the famous archaeological sites. Now, I live and work in Palermo but I am able to move freely to various areas on the island on request. If you wish to visit Palermo or other places in Sicily, please do not hesitate to contact me.
Together we can discover some of the city's most extraordinary sights and also my city life.

Let yourself be captivated by the charm of Palermo historical quarters, the beauty and elegance of its antique buildings, the mix between Arabic and Norman styles.

Come with me and taste the delights and sounds of Palermo's historical markets like the famous Ballarò, Vucciria and il Capo, where you can still hear the echoes of its oriental past. Palermo is heaven for gourmet lovers, who can sample the local specialities such as our famous ''street food''. In fact, Palermo is truly a city of ''street food''; it's a place where the flavours of the Mediterranean mix and embrace with the colours and aromas of the orient.

My tours are tailored for individual clients as well as families and groups. You can consider me as your competent and welcoming friend who will provide you with the opportunity to become acquainted with wonderful, mysterious and fascinating Palermo. A city of a thousand faces that remains torn between eastern and western worlds.

Sicily awaits you!

A Recent Review of this guide

Personality plus. We loved Lolanda. She was smart, funny and great to be with. Besides being the best teacher of local history and knowledgeable beyond belief we had the best time. We would highly recommend her. She made us feel like we had a friend for life.?
Michael Cartolano

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Credentials

Licensed tour guide for Palermo and Sicily

Restrictions

I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

Guide Requirements for Italy

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Tours by Iolanda L.

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Palermo Street Food

3 hours Walking tour combining Art and Food

276 USD per tour

(for up to 2 people)

3 hours

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Treasures of Palermo Private Walking,...

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Saint John of the Hermits and Palatina Chapel

276 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

3 hours 30 min.

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Visit Monreale

the golden Cathedral of William II

276 USD per tour

(for up to 2 people)

3 hours

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Arab-Normand Tour in Palermo

Walking tour through the world heritage sites in Palermo

276 USD per tour

(for up to 2 people)

3 hours 30 min.

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Palermo and the old Kalsa

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Discover the fascinating Kalsa district with a local professional guide.

289 USD per tour

(for up to 2 people)

3 hours 30 min.

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Half Day Cefalù

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Visit one of the most beautiful village of Sicily

402 USD per tour

(for up to 2 people)

5 hours

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