Cultural & Theme Tours in Monreale

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In 2015 UNESCO declared the itinerary "Palermo Arab Norman and the Cathedrals of Cefalù and Monreale" a World Heritage Site.The wealth of this island is also due to the peoples who invaded it and left their inheritances as well as, after the storms, corals and starfishes remain on the shore. With this tour, UNESCO celebrates in particular the legacy of two civilizations - that of the Arabs and that of the Normans, a people of warriors from Scandinavia with influences from Romanesque and Byzantine art - that have deposited in Sicily unparalleled architectural and artistic treasures.We will accompany you to the discovery of these and many other treasures which make our land unique and unmatched with the comfort and safety of our vehicles truly conducted by our reliable and professional drivers.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Duomo di Monreale, Monreale, Province of Palermo, SicilyThe tour begins with a visit to the beautiful Cathedral of Monreale, made unique by the beautiful frescoes that adorn the interior. Someone has called it the most beautiful temple in the world and without a doubt the Cathedral of Monreale is one of the most beautiful examples of how art, manages to tune into the heart of man. Tourists come from all over the world to admire it!Duration: 1 hourStop At: Cattedrale di Palermo, Palermo, Province of Palermo, SicilyWe continue to Palermo, with the visit of the historic centre’s most important monuments: Piazza dei 4 canti, Piazza Pretoria, La Martorana, the Cathedral, Palazzo dei Normanni with the beautiful cappella palatina, Politeama Theatre and Massimo Theatre, old Capo market and more. The Arab-Norman Palermo is a World Heritage Site: UNESCO has certified it in 2015. Palaces, mosaics, statues, paintings and enchanted castles: get ready to experience all this before the sun of Sicily falls on the horizon.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Duomo di Cefalu, Cefalu, Province of Palermo, SicilyLast stop will be in Cefalù, beautiful seaside village at the base of a mountain of white rock on top of which the beautiful Cathedral dominates. Here you can stroll through the narrow streets of the village and discover the most charming corners, colors, smells and flavours that characterize this place. You will also have the chance to enjoy the beautiful sandy beach and swim in the crystal clear water.Duration: 2 hours

What’s included

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • Bottled water

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Entry tickets for attractions
  • Entry/Admission - Duomo di Monreale
  • Entry/Admission - Cattedrale di Palermo