Monreale & Cefalù

Tour Number

Activity Level



Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Shore Excursion


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), French (fluent), German (fluent), Italian (fluent)

Arab-Norman Unesco World Heritage

We will drive to Monreale and the see the beautiful Arab-Norman Cathedral.
Inside you will the wonderful Byzantine mosaics of the old and new testament.

Then we will drive to Cefalù where you can see another Arab-Norman Cathedral and the medieval town. It is also one of the largest seaside resorts in the entire region.
Both Cathedrals are part of the Arab-Norman World Heritage Site by UNESCO.


We drive to the south side of the city, on Monte Caputo about 400 meters above sea level, in a very panoramic position, we arrive and visit Monreale.
It was born with the Normans around the eleventh century. An ancient Arab village, Balharā, stood outside the Norman city. located on the slopes of Mount Caputo at 310 m above sea level.

After we drive to Cefalù, which is located on the northern Sicilian coast, about 70 km from Palermo, at the foot of a rocky promontory. It is one of the largest seaside resorts in the entire region.
We will visit the city and then back to the starting point.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your place of stay or port of call.

End location: Your place of stay or port of call.

Duration: 8 hours

Duration according to your cruise schedule.
Might come across some traffic in the summertime, on weekends.


A Mercedes Van, air conditioned, split window, bag-fridge and maximum category passenger insurance.
*I can accommodate up to 8 people. Please inquire me for a customised tour.

What’s Included

- Transportation according to the itinerary with a Mercedes vehicle
- Parking fees
- Free Water bottles.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 Euro - admission fees and personal expenses.

What’s Extra

- Entrance Fees.
- Meals & Beverages.


I am not a licensed tour guide and will not be able to guide you inside the historical monuments and archaeological sites.

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