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Hermes Sicily is a team of tour guides and nature guides, based in Syracuse but which arrange excursions in south-eastern Sicily. It's possible to book a certified guide for a private walking tour or, during the summer months, it's also possible to...more
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96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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All reviews free tour personal tour pretty city highly recommend this tour interesting tour an excellent guide apollo temple private tour walking tour eva lucia sites siracusa history duomo theatre
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Oreste, a trained archeologist, was a great tour guide for a 2+ hour tour of central Catania. We were pleasantly surprised that Catania had so much to offer and Oreste did an excellent job of uncovering both major attractions as well as hidden gems.

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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Our walking tour with Eva provided an excellent overview of Sericusa. Eva was informative and effectively answered our questions. She made an effort to make sure that the tour included things that interested us.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Over 2 thousand years ago Siracusa was the second largest city in Greece. second only to athens. There are magnificent Greek ruins throuout the City. The best food I have eaten in all of Italy has been in Ortigia. I realize that's a matter of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful visit of Ortigia and Neapolis in Siracusa. Beatrice, our guide, was able to guide us through the history of this part of Italy (piazza Archimede, piazza del Duomo, the incredible Duomo and its stratifications, Neapolis the theatre and the Roman anfiteatro..) always very attentive...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Seby, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hermes-Sicily Archeologia e Turismo, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Grazie! Thank you very much for your kind review.

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Took the 1.5 hour walking tour with Eva yesterday. She is very knowledgeable and passionate. It was a great introduction to Ortigia’s long, storied history. Highly recommend tour and guide.

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Friendly tour guide Ava who showed us around the archaeological park. Very informative and friendly. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

We went on the free walking tour offered during the summer on Monday evenings. Our guide, Eva, was very knowledgeable and good at explaining the history and buildings. It was. a really good way to get our bearings and find some of the small tucked...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank KirstyS743
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Our tour guide was Eva, she was amazing! I learned more than I ever thought I would about Ortigia. She was very knowledgeable about how the city has grown and evolved over time. Her passion for the city really shows. The tour gives a great...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank DonnyBazluke
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We had a walking tout of Siracusa with Eva. She is intelligent and her English is great. My spouse walks with a cane. Eva was very considerate of his comfort during the tour.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Seby, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hermes-Sicily Archeologia e Turismo, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you very much for you feedback. We are happy that you had a great time in Siracusa and that you appreciated our services!

Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

I just spent the day with Eva, one of the guides, on a personal tour of the area around Siracusa. After hearing about my interests, Noto, small villages, nature and quiet spaces she came up with the perfect day for me. Seeing wild papyrus and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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