1. Italy
  2. Sicily
  3. Palermo

Palermo Tour: Magnificent Mixture Of Architectural Styles

Product ID: 209574
Take a guided walking tour through the historic center of Palermo. Along the way you will visit the magnificent cathedral, the Massimo Theater, and more. Explore the alleys, the crowded squares, and the architecture of palaces with Arabic influences.
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Duration: 2 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the typical streets and squares of Palermo
  • See the Cathedral of Palermo
  • Visit the Massimo Theater
Full description
The walking tour starts from Piazza Politeama Square, where the main streets of the city meet. You will pass by Via Ruggero VII, also called "the living room of Palermo", via Principe di Belmonte, with its historic shops, until you arrive in front of the largest lyric theater in Italy and the third largest in Europe: the Teatro Massimo.

The tour continues along the alleys and streets of the Arabic origins neighborhood until you reach the Capo Market, the most famous market in Palermo. The tour continues towards the cathedral where the remains of Frederick II of Swabia and his family are kept.

Afterwards you will visit the historic open market of Vucciria and then return to Piazza San Domenico Square.
Includes
  • Licensed guide
What’s Not Included
  • Ticket royal tombs
  • Tastings/Lunch/Dinner
  • Transportation/Pickup or drop-off

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Meeting point

Piazza Ruggiero Settimo square (in front of the Politeama Theater next to the statue).

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From £211.17 Per group up to 35

Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 / 5

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The guide Daniela was excellent

I am perplexed that the guide had not had precise information on the tour requested by us: he knew that we had chosen a tour of the Cathedral, 4 songs and markets of Vucciria and Ballaro '!! Fortunately, he then performed what we requested in an excellent manner and with great availability

28 April 2019

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