• Palermo
  • View of Palermo
  • tour with sicilian cannoli taste
  • Granita in sicily
Small-group (Up to 16 people)

Small Group Palermo Art and Food tour

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Free cancellation

A street food tour of Palermo is an excellent way to explore the city's culinary heritage and experience the vibrant culture of Sicily. Be prepared to indulge in some of the most delicious and authentic food that Italy has to offer! Join this exciting tour of Palermo to discover the art and food that the Sicilian capital has to offer, passing by the most evocative landmarks and tasting the most delicious specialities. 

About this tour:

3 hours
Live tour guide
Our expert guides selected for you
Personalized attention
Experiences designed for you needs
Free cancellation

Flexible reservation


Runaway success

  • Visit the center of Palermo with one of our knowledgeable guides
  • Taste the most delicious Sicilian food in local selected shops
  • Discover more about the history and culture of Sicily
  • Enjoy the personalized attention of a small group tour
  • Don’t miss out the chance to smell and taste Sicilian flavors

The Sicilian capital is known for its art, food and history. You’ll discover all the dishes that make Palermo tick. Sample the island’s original street food snack, such as arancini, cool down with an icy granita, and indulge in a ricotta filled cannoli.

A guided tour of Palermo city centre

A Palermo walking tour is one of the best ways to get to know the island capital of Sicily. And what better than one that takes in all the top attractions while letting you sample the delicacies? Though you won’t be entering them, you’ll pass by the Royal Palace, Palatine Chapel, Marotrana Church, Palazzo dei Normanni and the Teatro Massimo, with your guide explaining the significance of each one over the three-hour duration. Taking an art and food tour of Palermo is a sensory experience that ignites the taste buds and stimulates the senses. The bustling markets, savory aromas, and vibrant colors of the food stalls create a lively and exciting atmosphere. Each bite of the delicious street food is a new adventure, with unique flavors and textures that tantalize the taste buds.

Savor Sicilian taste for a complete experience

Though sight is well and truly taken care of as you discover the historic centre, this walking tour of Palermo is all about smell and taste. As you wander, you can’t fail to notice the delightful scents and aromas which will waft your way throughout. The good news? You’ll be stopping off to investigate some of them in more detail. With five tasting stops throughout, there’s room for almost a full lunch on the tour. You could enjoy the “courses” in the city’s picturesque squares, experiencing Palermo's vibrant street food culture, with its bustling markets and food stalls offering an array of tasty and unique dishes. There's a sense of discovery as you try new dishes and learn about the culinary heritage of Sicily. The warmth and friendliness of the locals make the experience even more enjoyable, as they share their passion for food and culture. Overall, an art and food tour of Palermo is a memorable and delightful journey through the heart and soul of Sicily's food culture.

Sicilian tastings: from “arancini to dessert”

A little more on those delicious dishes that you will taste. No visit to Sicily is complete without gorging yourself on the island’s best-known street food - arancini. These “little oranges” are deep-fried rice balls with fillings such as ragu or spinach and ricotta and they are a must- try street food item in Palermo! There are also cannoli, crispy pastry tubes filled with sweet ricotta cheese, while an icy granita will cleanse your palate and cool you down too! To try all of them and much more, join this awesome food tour of Palermo. You won’t regret it! This street food tour of Palermo would take you on a culinary adventure through the city's historic streets, allowing you to savor some of the most delicious and authentic Sicilian food.

Important Information

Please inform us of any food intolerance or allergy in advance.

Please let us know in advance any special need or impaired mobility of the clients and we will do our best to accomodate them.

*Vegetarians and/or those suffering from intolerance and/or allergies are more than welcome: vegetarian and other alternative recipes are available and included (advance notice is appreciated).

Rain Policy

This tour runs on rain or shine.


Small group walking tour
Food expert guide
5 Tasting stops & Food Market Visit
Wine or soft drinks for children

Meeting Point

  • Meet our tour leader at Teatro Massimo in Palermo, in front of the gate under the stairway.

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