Hire a local expert guide to make the most of your holiday in Palermo. Here is a list of private tours in and around Palermo. Each itinerary can be customized to your needs and interests
See the highlights of Palermo and Monreale in a full day tour: the Palatine Chapel, the Church of St. John of the Hermits, the Cathedral and the the Norman Duomo (Cathedral) of Monreale
The Baroque period in Palermo half day tour
A revealing tour of the monuments that make Palermo the Baroque capital of western Sicily: the Church of Casa Professa, the Quattro Canti (four corners) octagonal square, Palazzo Mirto, the Oratorio del SS. Rosario and the Oratorio di Santa Cita.
The unknown side of Palermo and environs full day tour
Visit some of the most unusual monuments in the world: Piazza Pretoria with its beautiful Renaissance fountain, the Church of La Martorana the gruesome Capuchin Catacombs, the Zisa Castle and Bagheria with the Prince of Palagonia's villa
A half day tour focusing on Renaissance Art in Palermo. See Pretoria Square with its marble post-Renaissance fountain, Palazzo Abatellis which houses the Regional Art Gallery, famous for Antonello da Messina's painting of the "Annunciation", the 15th century Church of Santa Maria delle Catene and the Church of San Giorgio
Botanical tour Palermo has always had a botanical calling. On this tour, you can visit the Botanical Gardens, Villa Giulia, Villa Malfitano, English Gardens
Cefalù: a medieval jewel A place of passionate myths, linked to Daphnis, Hercules and Diana, the town stands by the sea dominated by a promontory called "La Rocca"
See Palermo and its monuments through Jewish eyes. We will take you to the ancient Jewish quarter, the Norman Palace, the Zisa castle for a deeper understanding of the Jewish contribution to the Sicilian cultural heritage
Visit rural and isolated towns that dot the highest mountain range on the island of Sicily: Polizzi Generosa, Petralia Soprana and Sottana
Half day tour of Palermo. Try out the food and the wines that have made it famous all over the world.
Admire places sadly known for Mafia events for their natural beauty and monuments. Stop at a winery for wine tasting.
Myth, legend and almond cookies.
Excursion to Sciacca famous for its hot baths and ceramics
Learn more about towns of origin in the Palermo area. Hire a local tour guide and/or driver to visit Alia, Aliminusa, Baucina, Bisacquino, Borgetto, Campofiorito, Campofelice di Fitalia, Camporeale, Capaci, Cinisi, Castellammare del Golfo, Chiusa Sclafani, Contessa Entellina, Marineo, Montelepre, Montemaggiore Belsito, Partinico, Piana degli Albanesi, San Giuseppe Jato, Termini Imerese, Tusa, Valledolmo, Vallelunga Pratameno, etc.