Experience the capital city, Palermo
Fly to Palermo and you’ll immediately get a perfect impression of the Sicilian way of life. The capital of Sicily is diverse, colourful and above all, extremely lively. You will especially notice this at one of the historic street markets, such as Mercato Ballarò. You will be amazed by all the fresh Italian products. Lemons, olives, ham and fish will immediately appeal to all your senses. Also admire the historic buildings in Palermo. Over the centuries, Sicily has been inhabited by various cultures and this is reflected in the architecture. Visit the Palazzo dei Normanni for its Arab-Norman style of architecture or take a look inside the Palermo Cathedral. Climb the spiral staircase to the roof for a stunning view of the city. If you are fond of opera, don't miss the incredible acoustics of the Teatro Massimo. Buy a ticket for a performance and enjoy an unforgettable evening in Italy's largest opera house.