Medieval castle of Caccamo and Cefalù, full day tour from Palermo.

Discover the charm and history of Sicily. From the mountains to the sea in a few minutes of travel. We will take you to visit the castle of Caccamo. Built in the Norman period, on a steep rocky spur, this work by the Chiaramonte family is one of the Island most important, charming and best preserved feudal castle, besides being the biggest. Caccamo is a pretty medieval town at 520 meters above sea level, which stands on a hill at the foot of Mount San Calogero.
The visit continues to Cefalù, one of the greatest seaside resorts of the region. It has been considered one of the most beautiful villages of Italy, in fact, every years it attracts many Italian and foreign tourists.

• Guided visit of the medieval Castle
• Professional guide and separate driver
• Taste the cannoli or the delicious almond sweets
• Discover the ancient history of Sicily
• Explore the Duomo of Cefalù listed as UNESCO world heritage site
• Return transportation by luxury air-conditioned coach or minivan

* Duration: 9 hours
* Starts: Palermo, Italy
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




Discover the charm and history of Sicily. From the mountains to the sea in a few minutes of travel. We will take you to visit the castle of Caccamo. Built in the Norman period, on a steep rocky spur, this work by the Chiaramonte family is one of the Island most important, charming and best preserved feudal castle, besides being the biggest. Caccamo is a pretty medieval town at 520 meters above sea level, which stands on a hill at the foot of Mount San Calogero.
The visit continues to Cefalù, one of the greatest seaside resorts of the region. It has been considered one of the most beautiful villages of Italy, in fact, every years it attracts many Italian and foreign tourists.

• Guided visit of the medieval Castle
• Professional guide and separate driver
• Taste the cannoli or the delicious almond sweets
• Discover the ancient history of Sicily
• Explore the Duomo of Cefalù listed as UNESCO world heritage site
• Return transportation by luxury air-conditioned coach or minivan

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Palermo, Palermo, Province of Palermo, Sicily

8:30 AM meeting of participants at meet point and departure Caccamo. This fantastic 1 day trip from Palermo starts!

Stop At: Castello di Caccamo, via Termitana Palermo, 90012 Caccamo, Sicily Italy

After 1 hour by bus arrival at Caccamo and guided visit of the medieval castle, one of the best examples of medieval architecture in Sicily. Free time for a walk through the tiny medieval streets of the village. After lunch (not included) transfer to Cefalù.

Duration: 3 hours

Pass By: Sicily, Sicily

The journey to Cefalù will be an amazing set for your photos.

Stop At: Cefalu, Cefalu, Province of Palermo, Sicily

Arrival at Cefalù and guided visit of the beautiful village. Very important touristic place, it is considered the small Taormina. Among the main attractions you will see: the Duomo,listed as UNESCO World Heritage, it makes up part of the Arab-Norma track. Built in 1131, you can admire the famous mosaic Christ Pantocrator from the inside; the Medieval wash-house; the “Osterio Magno” and the magnificent promenade.

Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Palermo, Palermo, Province of Palermo, Sicily

The arrival in Palermo is expected in the evening. N.B. THE PROGRAM HISTORY MAY BE INVERTED.