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From Taormina: Palermo and Cefalù Day Trip

Product ID: 166968
Arriving in Palermo, discover the most important Arab-Norman monuments and a touch of local color with the typical market 'il Capo'. After lunch enjoy sightseeing by bus and a stop in Cefalù for a visit to the cathedral.
About this activity
Duration: 13 hours
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English, German, Italian
Audio guide/headphones
English, German, Italian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the Arab-Norman monuments in beautiful Palermo
  • Visit the typical, vibrant market 'il Capo'
  • Explore the ancient town of Cefalù and its famous Cathedral
Full description
This excursion offers a true Sicilian travel experience, discover the most important Arab-Norman monuments such as the Martorana church, the Cathedral, the Quattro Canti, Piazza Bellini and the Piazza Pretoria. Experience the vibrant, local market il Capo, with its colorful fruit, vegetable and the fish market at the heart of the city.

Palermo is Sicily's cultural, economic and touristic capital. It is a city rich in history, culture, art, music and food. See for yourself why numerous tourists are attracted to the city for its good Mediterranean weather, its renowned gastronomy and restaurants, its Romanesque, Gothic and Baroque churches, palaces and buildings.

Cefalù is a city and commune in the province of Palermo, located on the northern coast of Sicily, Italy on the Tyrrhenian Sea. Explore the Cathedral, started in 1131 in an Arab-Norman style architecture. Admire the exterior which is well preserved, and is largely decorated with interlacing pointed arches.
Includes
  • Transportation by coach
  • Tour leader service on board
  • Local guide service on spot
  • VAT and taxes
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks and meals
  • Entrance fees
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Taormina Bus Terminal - Via Pirandello

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Shorts
Know before you go
• It is recommended to wear comfortable clothes and suitable attire when visiting sacred sites
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 / 5

based on 8 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    3.8 / 5
  • Organization
    4.5 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.1 / 5
  • Safety
    4.7 / 5
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Good tour - in Palermo but absolutely alone the Norman Palace visit (Must-See), which is unfortunately not part of the city tour. On Cefalù we could have done without, we would rather have had more time in Palermo.

November 1, 2019

Very well. Great organization.

April 21, 2019

to less time and to expensive for what you get

July 30, 2018

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SAT Group

Product ID: 166968