Visit an Unesco World Heritage Site combined with a local winery
Explore the Norman cathedral of Monreale on the slopes of Sicily's Monte Caputo on a 5-hour tour from Palermo, and discover one of the finest examples of Norman architecture in the world. Then, visit a local winery in the fertile La Conca D'Oro.
I will pick you up from your accomodation in Palermo, or from the port for cruise ship passengers, for the short transfer out of the city center.
Founded by William II in the 12th century, the impressive monastery is a national monument of Italy, and one of the greatest landmarks of medieval ecclesiastical architecture in the south of the nation. Your guide will take you on a tour of the cathedral's highlights, pointing out magnificent carvings and columns that combine Norman-French, Byzantine, and Arab influences.
Then, enjoy some free time to wander the picturesque town on your ownContinue to a local winery for a tour of the estate, and a tasting that includes some of the region's celebrated red wines.
***This tour is Suitable as Shore Excursion!***
- Panoramic tour of Palermo
- Cathedral of Monreale
- Visit at the winery
Please inquiry if you have a special request.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I can pick you up either at your hotel or cruise terminal in Palermo. Please inquiry for a different pick up location.
End location: Same as above.
Duration: 6 hours
For my tours I use a comfortable car (Registered car - CrossOver Fiat freemont) which can fit up to 4 people and has FREE WIFI.
Transportation by comfortable a/c car
Estimated Local Cash Needed
10 EUR - Entrance fee to winery (wine tasting included). Upon request, I can arrange a snack with local regional products combined with the wines: this should be booked in advance, ask me for a quote.
Entrance fee to winery (see section above)
My vehicle can fit up to 4 people. Please inquiry if you are travelling in a larger group. I am based in Palermo but I can guide all over Sicily.