Aboard the unique three-wheeled “Moto Ape” car you will visit the heart of Palermo’s traditional markets, where together with your tour leader you will stop over the popular food places to dive into the flavours of the colourful Palermo.
You will observe the Quattro Canti, an important meeting point of the main streets of the city, also called Teatro del Sole for its imposing presentation that will take you back in time. You will admire the most beautiful churches that dominate the city, the legacy of the Arab-Norman domination, making you be amazed by the beauty of the large Gothic-Catalan portico of the Cathedral. You will enter the most traditional markets such as U Capu and Ballarò where history and traditions manifest in food and flavors.
During the tour there will be several stops for an authentic Palermitan gastronomic experience, tasting delicacies such as Sicilian cannoli, typical street food and other specialties. The last part of the experience will be dedicated to visiting the Monastery of Santa Caterina, where you can taste the typical sweets prepared by following the recipes of the nuns who have lived in the monastery for many years.
Duration: 3 hours
Starts at: 09:30 AM
Meeting point: Teatro Massimo main stairs – Piazza Verdi
End of the tour: St. Catherine’s Monastery – Piazza Bellini
Operation days: From Monday to Sunday
- Minumum 2 adult per tour.
- On board of the Moto Ape are allowed maximum: 2 adults; 1 child up to 10 years old, on the adult’s lap.
- Children 0-2 years are complimentary.
- English speaking tour leader;
- Tasting of typical street food and drinks;
- Transport in Moto Ape (1h30m).
- Entry tickets to monuments.