Outdoor Activities in Palermo

Outdoor activities in Palermo are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Palermo comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Palermo and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Palermo has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Palermo.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Palermo:

  1. #1 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    - Used in 1057 itineraries
    Palazzo Dei Normanni

    Tags: Historical Site, Plaza, Architecture , Neighborhoods

    Address: Piazza Indipendenza, 1, 90129 Palermo, Italy

    Timings: 08:15 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Built in the 12th century by William II, this Norman castle is famed to be one of the most superlative Arab-Norman structures around the globe. Worth admiring for the visitors are the magnificent Mosa...Read more

  2. #2 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    - Used in 1187 itineraries
    Palermo Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Corso Vittorio Emanuele, 90040 Palermo, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    This is an architectural complex dedicated to Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Palermo. The church was erected in early 12th century and has been restored, renovated and modified several times by several...Read more

  3. #3 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    - Used in 724 itineraries
    Monreale Norman Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Via Giacomo Matteotti, 20, 90015 Cefalu Palermo, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:30 pm Details

    A classic Norman building in the province of Sicily, this place is famous for its golden Mosaics. Constructed in the 12th century as an extension to the royal complex of Palermo, Monreale Norman Cathe...Read more

  4. #4 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    - Used in 1135 itineraries
    Teatro Massimo

    Tags: Entertainment, Performance, Theatre, Architecture

    Address: Piazza Verdi, 90138 Palermo, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    If you want to explore the place where the final scene of the movie Godfather was shot, you have to visit Teatro Massimo. Dedicated to king Emanuel 2, this is the largest theatre in Italy and third la...Read more

  5. #5 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    Catacombs Of The Capuchins Or Catacombe Dei Cappuccini

    Tags: History Museum, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Piazza Cappuccini, 1, Palermo, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    ‘Catacombs of the Capuchins’- the one of its kind museum of Mummies and has a strange but unique charm that makes it one of the most visited places in Palermo.  Initially only the mon...Read more

  6. #6 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    Santa Maria Dell'ammiraglio Or La Martorana

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Via Vittorio Emanuele, 32, 90015 Cefalu Palermo, Italy

    Timings: 09:15 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Built in Romanesque style and dedicated to the Virgin Mary, this Chiesa della Martorana in Palermo dates from 1143 and is famed for its spectacular mosaics.  The official name for La Martorana is...Read more

  7. #7 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    - Used in 989 itineraries
    Orto Botanico Di Palermo

    Tags: Botanical Garden

    Address: Via Lincoln, 2 2/A, 90123, Palermo, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Set up in 1875 on a design by architects Leon Du Fourny and Venanzio Marvuglia, it is one of the most significant botanical gardens in Europe for the richness and abundance of vegetable specimen comin...Read more

  8. #8 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    Oratorio Del Rosario Di Santa Cita  And Chiesa Di Santa Cita

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Via Valverde, 3, Palermo, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This Oratory is dedicated to Virgin of Rosary. It was constructed in 16th century to embark the gratitude for the Virgin’s help at the Battle of Lepanto fought against the Turks. The walls of th...Read more

  9. #9 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    - Used in 980 itineraries
    Palazzo Chiaramonte Steri

    Tags: Historical Site, Plaza, Neighborhoods

    Address: Piazza Marina, 61, 90133 Palermo, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    Built in early 14th century, this was a home and fortress to Chiaromonte family. The place went under a renovation and second floor was added. The wooden ceiling has decorated beams has mythological s...Read more

  10. #10 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    - Used in 544 itineraries
    Oratorio Del Rosario Di San Domenico

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Via dei Bambinai, 18, 90133 Palermo, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Founded in the late 16th century is this Oratory of the Rosary of St. Dominic that flaunts itself in the colorful Vucciria. Various artists have left a legacy of their works in the construction of thi...Read more

  11. #11 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    - Used in 986 itineraries
    Galleria D'arte Moderna Sant'anna

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, Museum, Educational Site

    Address: Via Sant'Anna, 21, 90133 Palermo, Italy

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:30 pm Details

    The Gallery of Modern Art Empedocles Restivo is a museum of ' modern art located in Via Sant'Anna, in the district Kalsa the historic center of Palermo. The museum complex consists of two buildings jo...Read more

  12. #12 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    Palazzo Riso Or Museo D Arte Contemporanea Della Sicilia

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site, Architecture

    Address: Via Vittorio Emanuele, 365, 90134 Palermo, Italy

    Timings: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

    The Palazzo Riso, or RISO, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea della Sicilia (RISO, Contemporary Art Museum of Sicily also known as Palazzo Belmonte Riso), is a regional contemporary art museum located i...Read more

  13. #13 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    - Used in 23 itineraries
    Lacanto Restaurant

    Tags: Restaurant

    Address: Via Torrearsa, 10, 90139 Palermo PA, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    If you’re craving for some Italian delicacies, then Lacanto Restaurant in Palermo is where you should go. The restaurant has a traditional setting. An elegant room with limited seating, this res...Read more

  14. #14 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    - Used in 139 itineraries
    Bier Garten

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Adults

    Address: Viale Regione Siciliana Nord Ovest, 6469, 90146 Palermo, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a great place where you can chill out at night, sometimes you get to see upcoming artists performing here. It’s a lively venue that offers great entertainment. They also have an extensiv...Read more

  15. #15 of 23 Outdoors Activities in Palermo
    - Used in 31 itineraries
    Chiesa Di Santa Maria Degli Angeli Image
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    Tags: Church

    Address: Via Alloro, 27, 90133 Palermo PA, Italy