Things to do, attractions, interesting facts


Area: Palermo surroundings

Palermo, varied and multi-ethnic, a UNESCO treasure of art and architecture. City full of churches, fortresses and royal courts, curious squares, museums, theaters, palaces and grandiose mosaics.
The streets and alleys of the old city hide monuments that vary from the characteristic Arab-Norman period up to the magnificent Sicilian Baroque.
Palermo is dominated by Mount Pellegrino and bathed by a splendid sea.
Characteristic are the local markets and street food on every corner of the streets.
A city rich in history , culture and good food.

What to see

Things to do

Tour, Experience, Tastings,...

Trails in Palermo

I migliori sentieri da trekking di Palermo per escursioni a piedi o in bicicletta. Scopri i percorsi adatti ai bambini per il tuo viaggio in famiglia.

Hop-on Hop-off Bus Palermo

Tickets for Hop-on Hop-off Bus Palermo Explore the Sicilian capital hassle-free with this hop-on hop-off bus tour

From Palermo: Half-Day Corleone Excursion

Enjoy a half-day shore excursion to Corleone, a small town that has had its history and culture shaped by the Mafia.

NO Mafia Walking Tour

Learn about the Mafia and the civil anti-mafia movement on a guided walking tour through the picturesque historic center of Palermo. Discover how the city is rebelling against the Mafia’s.

From Palermo: Day Trip

From Palermo: Day Trip to Erice + Sicilian Lunch + Granita Tasting + Salt Route
Lush landscapes, food, wine and more on this epic Erice and Marsala tour

Traditional Festivals, Events, Live Show,... Palermo

What to eat

Typical food, local wines and drinks, traditional dish to taste in Palermo

You can obviously taste all the typical products of Sicilian cuisine, the most well-known ones, such as cannoli, Sicilian cassata, arancini, etc. But there are some specialties typical of this area that are more difficult to find in other areas of Sicily.

Interesting Facts

Interesting and fun facts, mythology, legend, folk tales and more to know about Palermo

Where to stay

Best Offers of Vacation Rental, hotel, B&B where to sleep in Palermo


Nearby Places

Below you will find a list of the most beautiful places to visit in the surroundings of Palermo. The places are located at a maximum distance of about an half hour by car. Good fun!


Palermo surroundings


Palermo surroundings


Palermo surroundings


Palermo surroundings


Palermo surroundings

Piana degli Albanesi

Palermo surroundings