Explore the city of Palermo, the town of Monreale, and the beach resort of Mondello on this private full-day tour. Departing from Palermo, you will be chauffeur driven to the sights, including the Theater Massimo, the Royal Palace and the Palatine Chapel.
What to Expect
On this full-day tour you will visit the magnificent sights in the city of Palermo before moving on to the town of Monreale, where you will visit the fabulous cathedral and the Shrine of Santa Rosalia. You will finish off the day with a visit to the beach resort of Mondello.
Your private chauffeur will first take you into the center of Palermo to explore its magnificent sights. Here you will visit Ruggiero VII Square (Piazza Politeama), the Theater Massimo, Quattro Canti (Piazza Vigliena), the Royal Palace, and the Palatine Chapel – a beautiful chapel representing the best example of Arab-Norman art.
After seeing the interesting sights in Palermo, you will then visit the town of Monreale. Here you can admire the magnificent cathedral and cloister, one of the most stunning Norman churches. You will then continue on the tour to visit the Shrine of Santa Rosalia, the Patroness of Palermo, built in the 17th century on Monte Pellegrino.
You will also visit Mondello, a popular beach resort near Palermo which was originally a small fishing village. Here you can enjoy the sight of the small fishing boats before returning to Palermo port, train station, or city center in the late afternoon. This tour will introduce you to some of Palermo's renowned and diverse, local street food.
- Private driver
- Transport by car or minivan
- Pick-up and drop off from/to the port, train station, or city center of Palermo
- Entry tickets and audio guides to the Palatine Chapel
- Cathedral and Cloister of Monreale
- Typical Sicilian lunch (wine and sweets included)
What's Not Included
- Transfer from/to the airport (possible but on extra request)
Palermo Piazza Ruggero VII
Know Before You Go
The meeting point can be at any location in Palermo according to your preference: the port, train station, city center, hotel, or B&B. Return on time to the original departure point.