We'll start from Piazza del Parlamento, visiting the Royal Palace, one of the most elegant in Europe: inside, the Royal apartments and the amazing Palatine Chapel. Then we'll head to the Palermo Cathedral, where you will admire the beautiful chapel of Saint Rosalia, Palermo Patron Saint. We'll walk along baroque Corso Vittorio Emanuele, also nicknamed Cassaro Alto, to Piazza Vigliena or Quattro Canti, heart of the baroque town, and after that to Piazza Pretoria with ist beautiful fountain, nicknamed “The fountain of the Shame”. Just behind the corner, the amazing Piazza Bellini, where you’ll admire the norman Churches of Martorana and San Cataldo.
- Meeting point and Meeting time: at Palace of the Normans ticket counter, in Piazza del Parlamento on Friday h14:30/ on Saturday h 9:30 - on Sunday h 9:30 in Piazza Bellini (we’ll wait for you, showing a welcome board: Palermo Tour Sharing)
- Days: we run this tour on Mon/Fri/Sat (different timing, see above)
- Entrance fees not included: Palace of the Normans+ Palatine Chapel (14,50€ adults/ 11€ over 65/9€ from 14 to 17/ free kids under 13). Entrance tickets to Palazzo dei Normanni are to be bought in advance on Fondazione Federico II website. Please, before buying entrance tickets, agree upon entrance time with your tour guide; Martorana Church (1€)
- Number of participants: max 12 people
- Duration: 4h
- Language: English