UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE
Look around, do you feel like breathing different cultures and styles that blend and harmonize perfectly? An entire city as the pearl of the Mediterranean, eight points of interest to relive the coexistence of two cultures that have given life to the Arab-Norman style.
Start your excursion to discover the treasures of Palermo!
We are in ' 700 when Sicily is crossed by a whirlwind of change. The aristocistics abandon the campaign to move to the city and show splendour and magnificence through their palaces that represent the symbol of power. Every detail, from frescoes to characters, from allegories to painting, conveys messages and becomes testimony of an era that has left deep traces in the city.
The old town is rich in history and culture. In its main streets you can admire the monuments that testify to the passage of different cultures that have followed in various eras.You will not be able to notice the style and elegance that characterize the city!
Go to Mondello
From Palermo to Mondello seafront you will come across different historical and geological scenarios. Seaside city, at the center of Trade for the Phoenicians, the Carthaginians, the Romans and the Arabs, during the Muslim domination, with its rugged coastline and breathtaking beaches will make you fall in love with the city!
The Arab-Norman village of Cefalù
One of the most beautiful villages in Italy, an immersion in the Middle Ages, a continuous discovery of alleys and narrow streets that retrace the history of King Ruggero II to which is due the presence of the Duomo.
A World Heritage List town to discover!
Less than 10 km from Palermo stands one of the world famous sites for its artistic and architectural majesty, a combination of Arabs, Byzantines, Normans, Spaniards styles. According to a legend, Monreale and his cathedral was born following a dream: The Madonna tells to King William II where to find the treasure to build a temple in his honor, Monreale Cathedral.
Sounds, colors, smells, cultures and different ethnicities, a dive in the past to live end breathe the traditions, source of inspiration for artists and literates. The chaos that regulates the historical districts for showing the irresistible merchandises to palermitans and visitors who remain fascinated by the typical old markets!
Parks and gardens
The green spaces of the city are a paradise for whome is looking for a refuge away from chaos. Parks, villas and gardens with characteristic geometric shapes and lush vegetation, from the seafront to the city centre a series of green spaces will leave dumbfounded you!
Palermo is a city with a thousand nuances and certainly will not disappoint you on the subject of shopping. Souvenirs, clothing, jewellery, home design, even on holiday we dedicate a day to shopping and buy a special memory.
Your shopping, among big brands and historic palaces, will be exclusive!
Palermo by night
Forbidden to sleep!
From the old town to the suburbs, every corner of Palermo is animated both day and evening. Especially during the weekend you will not be able to follow the rhythm of the real Palermo that starting from the aperitif of Friday evening, live all weekend with good music, good drink and good friends.