"Sovereign and People" walking tour of Palermo
Activities

"Sovereign and People" walking tour of Palermo

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian
Availability: Every day except Monday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
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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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • 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
    Where
    • 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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      When

      Every day except Monday at 9.00am

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      Provider
      JustSicily
      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 experience begins.

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