"Sovereign and People" walking tour of Palermo
Walking tours

"Sovereign and People" walking tour of Palermo

Language: English , Italian
Availability: Every day except Monday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Discover the wonders of Palermo, in a sublime walk between history and amazement
  • Admire the imposing structure of Teatro Massimo, the largest Opera house in Italy
  • Stroll among medieval quarters, Spanish facades and courtyards of historic houses
What to expect

Enjoy a private walking tour through Palermo's enchanting city center!

Begin your experience admiring the imposing structure of Teatro Massimo, the largest opera house in Italy and then reach the historical market "U Capu". Here, you will see how history, tradition and street food mix with the voices and faces of the locals. Continue to the little church of the Immaculate Conception, a newly restored baroque jewel. Head to the Norman Cathedral, where the remains of Frederick II of Swabia and the silver "Vara" of Santa Rosalia are kept.

Relax, strolling through the gardens of Villa Bonanno up to the Norman Palace. Here you'll learn more about the place's 3000 years of history and you'll admire the splendid mosaics of the Palatine Chapel. Walking along the ancient fortifications you will get the chance to photograph San Giovanni degli Eremiti, a suggestive Arab-Norman building. Lastly, walk along the "Cassaro" to end your tour at the Quattro Canti or Teatro del Sole, an elegant baroque structure.

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What's included
  • Walking tour
  • Professional guide
What's not included
  • Entrance tickets
  • Pick up and drop-off service
  • Food and drinks
Reduced price
  • Child (0-7 years old): free
  • Piazza Verdi, 90100 Palermo PA, Italy
Meeting point:
  • At the main staircase of Teatro Massimo. Your guide will be holding a sign with your name
    What to remember
    • It is suggested to wear comfortable clothes
    • Entrance tickets to the sites aren't included. You will be required to pay them on site
    • Visits to the listed monuments may change on public holidays
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    Every day except Monday at 9.00am

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    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 15 days before the activity begins.

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