Pedal from the heart of the historic center of Palermo to reach the countryside, discovering citrus groves, Norman Arab buildings, stories of Mafia and rebirth! Your expert guide will lead you from the city center to the peaceful countryside surrounding it. Along the way, you will find out more about the history of Palermo and of the buildings you will see.
Visit the Maredolce ancient Arab-Norman beam, a 1700 arabesque residence included in the Favara Park Citadel. Continue till reaching Fondo Favarella, a piece of land confiscated to a family into the Mafia business, now, turned into citruses groves where tasteful mandarins are grown, the last piece of green land around Palermo. Meet the volunteers of a social project that produces objects in a structure confiscated to the Mafia. Just end up the bike tour visiting a farm with horses and relaxing before heading back to Palermo.