• Palermo sky walk
  • Palermo sky walk
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Private Palermo Duomo sky walk with gelato or granita tasting

Embark on an enthralling a private journey through Palermo, where history and architectural wonders converge in a unique tour. 

About this tour:

3 hours
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  • Explore the splendor of Norman architecture on a private guided tour of the Palermo Cathedral
  • Wander through the key attractions of the Sicilian capital
  • Indulge in a delightful Sicilian interlude with a taste of the iconic cannolo or a refreshing granita
  • Venture inside the Santa Caterina Church and Monastery
  • Ascend to the monastery terraces,and enjoy the breathtaking views of the Sicilian landscape

Explore the secrets of the Palermo Cathedral, wander through the city's iconic sites, and ascend to the skies for a panoramic revelation from the mesmerizing terraces of the Santa Caterina monastery. 

Explore the sacred splendor of Palermo Cathedral

Embark on a journey to uncover the spiritual heart of Palermo by visiting its iconic symbol—the Palermo Cathedral. This Norman architectural marvel, standing proudly for centuries, is a testament to the city's rich cultural and religious legacy. Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, delve into a comprehensive exploration, both inside and outside, of this majestic cathedral.

Immerse yourself in an atmosphere laden with sacredness and historical significance. As you lift your gaze, marvel at the high vaulted ceilings that seemingly touch the sky, and behold the walls adorned with precious marble and intricate inlays. The frescoes adorning the spaces narrate tales of faith and devotion, offering a glimpse into the profound religious and artistic heritage that saturates every corner of this grand structure.


Discover the historic landmarks of the Sicilian capital 

Continue this private exploration of Palermo's most significant streets. The journey unfolds as you arrive at Piazza Bellini, home to the magnificent Martorana and San Cataldo churches—architectural wonders to be admired from the exterior. Venture into the vibrant ambiance of Piazza Pretoria, renowned for its "Shame Square" fountain adorned with statues in a state of undress. Our odyssey continues to Quattro Canti, the adorned symbolic crossroads of Palermo. Just before we proceed to the church of Santa Caterina, indulge in a sweet pause to taste one of Sicily's irresistible delicacies. Take your pick between a refreshing granita or a delectable cannolo to enhance your private Palermo adventure.


Enjoy the best view of Palermo from Santa Caterina’s terraces 

Discover the spiritual oasis at Santa Caterina, the crowning jewel of our tour. Nestled in the heart of the city, this hidden church and monastery is a treasure trove of beauty and spirituality, patiently awaiting your exploration. Step into a sanctuary of tranquility amidst the urban bustle, where Gothic arches and cross vaults soar overhead, casting a spell of majestic allure. The church's interior reveals a kaleidoscope of detail, with frescoes and embellishments narrating tales of faith and virtue. Altars and side chapels, adorned with sculptures and art, captivate both your gaze and imagination.

The pinnacle of the tour awaits as you ascend to the terraces of the monastery, treating yourself to an unrivaled panoramic view of the city. Witness the unfolding beauty of Palermo and embrace the exquisite duality of this experience, where sacredness converges with urban life. Seize this unique vantage point to capture souvenir photos, ensuring you carry the essence of this journey to astonish your loved ones upon your return home!


Important Information

We regret to inform that this tour is not suitable for guests with wheelchairs or with impaired mobility.
A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements. No backpack and big bags are allowed
Comfortable shoes suggested.
The itinerary inside the Santa Caterina Church and Monastry may slightly vary depending on restrictions decided by the museum board. The inclusions and the tour quality will always be preserved.
Please note the number of steps to reach the top of each monument:
Terraces: 130 Due to the presence of narrow stairs and lift, this tour is not suitable for those with heart problems and/or claustrophobic.

Rain Policy

This tour runs on rain or shine.


English speaking fully licensed Art&History guide
Interior and exterior tour of the Palermo Cathedral
Cannolo or Granita tasting
Visit of the Santa Caterina Church and Monastery and walk on the terraces of Santa Caterina Monastry

Meeting Point

  • Via Vittorio Emanuele, 494. Look for our tour guide in front of Bar Marocco

Starting from


price per person
based on a group of 4