Palermo and Monreale Half-Day Historical Tour3 Reviews
Explore the highlights of Palermo's old town, and then visit the Norman cathedral of Monreale on the slopes of Monte Caputo on a half-day historical tour.
- Visit the Cathedral of Monreale and marvel at its golden mosaics and carved columns
- Discover the highlights of the old town of Palermo
- Take a tour of the Teatro Massimo opera house
DescriptionGet to know the history of Palermo and Monreale on a half-day tour by air-conditioned minivan. Benefit from pick-up at your hotel or the port, and then explore the highlights of Palermo's old town. Go to the Teatro Politeama, home to the Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana. Journey down Via Ruggero Settimo and see the Teatro Massimo, considered the most important theater in the city. Admire the impressive cathedral and proceed along Corso Vittorio Emanuele and Piazza Indipendenza to the Royal Palace. Depart Palermo for the hill-top town of Monreale. Get a wonderful view of Palermo from the hill, and visit the famous Cathedral of Monreale. Marvel at 6,000 square meters of golden mosaics representing scenes from the Bible. Take a look at the 228 columns of the Benedictine cloister, carved with representations of scenes from religion and mythology.
IncludesHotel or port pick-up and drop off Driver and guide Transportation by air-conditioned minivan Entrance fees to museums and sites Food and drinks Gratuities for both the driver and guide (recommended)
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