Monreale, Cefalù and Castelbuono from Palermo, Private Tour
Enjoy this tour from Palermo. Meet your driver at any address in Palermo and leave for a unique experience.
The tour starts with Monreale, the famous Arab-Norman village. Located on the Rocca Di Monreale, from here you can also admire the entire Conca d'Oro. The main attraction is its Cathedral, built by William II of Altavilla.
The driver will provide you with information on Cefalù during the 60-minute journey to the city. Visit the historic city of Cefalù and stroll through its narrow, typically medieval streets. Visit local attractions such as the Mandralisca Museum, the Duomo, the Lavatoio and more.
Then we will head to Castelbuono, a small but beautiful village set in a wooded landscape.
Entering the old center you can breathe the air of a past time, with the fourteenth century castle that dominates the city and the typical flavors of the place, such as the manna and the delicious Panettone of Fiasconaro, famous all over the world.
per adult from
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- WiFi on board
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Bottled water
- Pick-up service from the hotel / port
- Bilingual Italian-English driver
- Child seats (on request)
What's excluded :
- GST (Goods and Services Tax)
- Tourist guide
- Entry/Admission - Cattedrale di Monreale
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Cattedrale di Monreale, Piazza Guglielmo II, 1, 90046 Monreale PA, Italy
You will be left in Piazza Guglielmo II. Here you can visit the beautiful cathedral of Monreale.
It has been included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites and is considered one of the most important medieval churches in the world.
The mosaics of the cathedral are something simply unique and perfect.
You can also access, for a fee, to different areas of the cathedral, such as the terraces.
Adjacent to the cathedral is the monastery of San Benedetto.
The cloister of the monastery is square in Romanesque style, characterized by more than 90 columns decorated with mosaics and Romanesque capitals. At the center of the cloister there is a garden, with a palm-shaped fountain from whose leaves water flows.
Also near the cathedral is the interesting Diocesan Museum.
From Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II you can see the Duomo and admire the famous marble fountain called Fontana del Tritone.
Do not miss the Belvedere!
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: 90013 Castelbuono, PA, Italy
Castelbuono is inserted in a territory with very ancient origins, that of the Madonie valley. Here you can see the famous and magnificent medieval church of S. Francesco, inside which the Baroque funeral chapel of the Ventimiglia is preserved. In the church you can admire particular Byzantine frescoes. Unique is also the seventeenth-century church of the new matrix with baroque altars, a fifteenth-century crucifix and the polyptych with the Madonna, the Child and saints of the sixteenth century. You will also find the collections of the civic museum with archaeological finds, specimens of plants, insects and fossils from the area.
In the main square of Castelbuono, there is the Bar di Fiasconaro. It is the place where it is possible to taste, all year round, the panettone, a typical Christmas cake, rethought and revisited in a Sicilian key.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Cefalu, Cefalu, Province of Palermo, Sicily
The itinerary to see Cefalù starts from Lungomare Giuseppe Giardina and follow it to the beginning of Via Vittorio Emanuele, where the houses begin. From here a walk through the small narrow streets, the old houses, the shops, the restaurants and the ice cream parlors. In the middle of via Vittorio Emanuele is the medieval wash house, which is accessed via a lava stone staircase.
Continuing beyond the wash house, you arrive at Porta Pescara, an opening from which you can see the sea.
Shortly after Porta della Pescara on your left you will find Piazza Marina with the quay of the old port.
From the old port you can see the most fascinating part of Cefalù: the houses with balconies directly on the sea.
Continuing on the main street, Corso Ruggero, after a few meters you will find yourself in the town hall square in front of which you can see the Cathedral of Cefalù.
In addition to the village Cefalù can boast one of the most beautiful beaches in Sicily with white sand and crystal clear waters.
Duration: 3 hours
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
We offer pickup from any hotel or address in Palermo.Once the purchase is complete, we will send you the complete information (telephone number, e-mail address, etc.) to contact our local operator, who will organize the withdrawal.Airports
- Punta Raisi Airport, Palermo, Sicily Italy
- Port of Palermo, Molo Santa Lucia, 90133 Palermo PA, Italy
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Infant seats available
- Transportation is wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.