Home to Mondello beach, which has been called one of the “in-vogue beaches in Europe '' Palermo is one the most luxurious cities in the world. Located on the Northern coast of Sicily, Palermo is a city steeped in culture. Experience the stunning architecture and rich history of the famous Cattedrale di Palermo and the Teatro Massimo, Italy’s largest Opera house. Hike up Mount Pellegrino for beautiful views of the city and the Bay of Palermo.
Palermo is home to a bustling and vibrant street market scene. You’ll find Palermo’s most prominent market, Vucciria street market in Piazza Caracciolo. Make sure you arrive on an empty stomach to try some of the freshest produce and seafood. The Capo market is located behind Teatro Massimo in the Capo quarter. This large marketplace features food and clothing, as well as anything else in between. Between the beaches, cuisine, art, and sights, you don’t want to skip Palermo on your next trip to Italy.