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Valentina M.

Palermo, PA, Italy

Dear Guest, My name is Valentina and I am a licensed Tour Guide in Palermo.

I have got a Master Degree in History of Art, so I'm a part-time teacher as well!
I 'll be glad to help you visit Sicily: Palermo, Trapani, Scopello, Agrigento, Selinunte, Segesta, Erice, Monreale, etc. and many other places. I also provide a Find Your Roots Tour, if you are originally Sicilian and you want to discover your family's history or meet relatives still living here!
I play the role of a "cultural ambassador", offering commentary and interesting tidbits of information, which allows visitors to fully experience and enjoy the Sicilian social, cultural and historical heritage.
My tour of Sicily are unique. Thanks to my specialization in medieval art, this island is the perfect place where to be. But, most of all, I would like to share with you my knowledge and my studies about Sicily.
This island is the cradle of the Mediterranean area, the meeting point of many cultures. Follow me and you will discover many secrets that could touch also your history's heritage.
I love my Land, I am very proud of my Heritage and I want to be sure that my customers will taste at least a bite of this passion!

A Recent Review of this guide

My husband and I arranged a tour with Valentina M. to view the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento. It was a wonderful and fun filled day. Valentina is a knowledgeable and entertaining teacher. She is well versed in the geographic, historic, and cultural significance of the site. There was not a single question that Valentina was unable to answer fully and completely. It was the highlight of my trip to Sicily.
Terry Cappiello

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- Licensed Local Guide for Sicily-Rome and Vatican City
-Master in Museology at the Art History Department of La Sapienza University, Rome
-Degree in Art History
-Licensed Tour Guide since 2008
-Teacher of Art History and Italian Language for foreigners
-Studied Art History in Amsterdam, Rhodes and Berlin


I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

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Find your Roots


Travel back to your ancestral origins.

875 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

6 hours 30 min.

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Spanish Inquisition Tour

Norman Cathedral and Prisons of Steri Palace

280 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

3 hours

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Mummies at the Cappuccini's Catacombs,...

Learn two of the most interesting stories about Palermo!

630 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

6 hours

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Agrigento,Valley of Temples and Cultural,...

Full day car and driver included from Agrigento,Trapani or Palermo,...

758 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

8 hours

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Western Sicily: Modern Art and Ancient,...


Eco-tourism Sicily Experience: (private guide and transportation included)

711 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

7 hours

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Monreale and Cefalù day-trip


Discover the wonders of those beautiful town, private car and driver,...

723 USD per tour

(for up to 5 people)

6 hours 30 min.

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