Bike group Tour of Palermo’s Historical Center

2,5 hours to see Palermo, during this bike group tour with an English speaking guide.

Bike group Tour of Palermo’s Historical Center

City bike tour, Cultural cycling, Public tour
Excursion duration: 2,5 hours
Bike difficulty
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E-Bike difficulty
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Description

Departure: Every Saturday at 16.30 from SICICLA headquarters (via Onorato 8 – Palermo). For each “MSC” and “Costa” cruise ship port: 10 am from the Amari Porto Parking Area.

Guaranteed languages: Italian and English.

Public cycle tour for up to 20 people.

You will discover the historical and artistic beauties of Palermo (the Arab-Norman itinerary of UNESCO), crossing its alleys, at the slow pace of a bicycle ride: the best way to enter the heart of the city.

The excursion will allow you to discover the main monuments of the city, also passing through streets that are usually closed to traffic. There are some stops at strategic points of cultural significance.

Through the bike ride, you will admire the most famous theaters, the historic streets with Baroque churches and important testimonies of Arab, Byzantine, Norman and Spanish art.


Point of Interest (POI)

• Cathedral
• Palazzo dei Normanni
• New door
• The Cassaro (Corso Vittorio Emanuele)
• Church of San Giovanni degli Eremiti
• Villa Bonanno
• Piazza Bologni and its noble palaces
• The Quattro Canti
• Piazza Bellini and its two Arab-Norman churches: Church of the Admiral (la Martorana) and Church of San Cataldo.
• Piazza Pretoria (Square of Shame)
• Piazza Marina, Palazzo Abatellis and the monumental Ficus Magnolias
• Piazza Croce dei Vespri and Palazzo Valguarnera
• Kalsa square



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    Price info

    SERVICES INCLUDED:

    Authorized tour guide (Italian and English language);
    Cycle tour guide;
    Whispers transceiver system with disposable earpiece;
    6-speed city bike rental, equipped with a protective helmet;
    Injury insurance;
    VAT, taxes and service percentage.

    EXCLUDED OR EXTRA SERVICES:

    € 10.00 E-Bike Atala E Run model;
    € 5.00 rear / front child seat;
    Personal extras, tips and miscellaneous.

    Adult € 30.00 Child on bicycle (up to 14 years) € 15.00

    Conditions

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    SERVICES INCLUDED:

    Authorized tour guide (Italian and English language);
    Cycle tour guide;
    Whispers transceiver system with disposable earpiece;
    6-speed city bike rental, equipped with a protective helmet;
    Injury insurance;
    VAT, taxes and service percentage.

    EXCLUDED OR EXTRA SERVICES:

    € 10.00 E-Bike Atala E Run model;
    € 5.00 rear / front child seat;
    Personal extras, tips and miscellaneous.

    Departure date
    Every Saturday at 4.30 PM*

    Departure from/to
    Palermo

    Total Km by bike
    10 km

    Total ascent
    Irrelevant

    Useful information
    The excursion meets the safety requirements for Covid-19. It is recommended to use comfortable shoes and sports / casual clothing and to bring your own water bottle to quench your thirst during the tour