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Palermo Walking Tour and Street Food

  • Discover Sicilian cuisine and culture on a walking food tour of Palermo
  • Tour three typical Palermo markets, sampling street food as you go
  • Taste traditional Italian foods, ranging from arancini to cannoli
Palermo Walking Tour and Street Food
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Palermo Walking Tour and Street Food
USD 34.75

Discover the signature street food dishes of Palermo, the Sicilian capital, on a walking tour led by a foodie guide—a must for anyone who’s serious about Italian cuisine. Taste a range of dishes from local vendors who would be difficult to stumble on independently. While you eat, learn more about Italy’s complex history and the reason its food varies so much by region.

What to Expect

Greet your guide in the heart of the Old Town—or, if you’re on a cruise ship, enjoy pickup from near the port—for your street food and market walking tour. Discover three separate markets: Capo Market (Mercato di Capo), Ballaro Street Market (Mercato Ballarò), and La Vucciria—in some of the oldest areas of Palermo.

As you wander, learning about food as you go, sample Palermo specialties with the city’s signature rustic flavors. Try sfincione (Sicily’s answer to pizza), panelli (chickpea fritters), crocchè (potato croquettes), arancini (stuffed rice balls), caponata (an eggplant dish), and cannolo (a ricotta-filled pastry). Along the way you have the opportunity to enjoy a glass of wine, beer, water or Coca-Cola.

Your tour finishes in central Palermo, not far from La Vucciria market.

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1 - 5 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great tour!

This was a lovely introduction to Palermo. Manuela was a great guide, informative, friendly and we walked around the city at a relaxed pace. The food we tried was very nice and we would recommend this tour to anyone. This is ideal for anyone visiting...More

2  Thank deej666
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Loved it!

My friend and I spent a few days in Sicily and decided last minute to do the Palermo walking tour. We are so happy we did! Manuela was so sweet and knowledgeable and answered all of our questions. She gave us recommendations of places to...More

Thank Deanna M
Reviewed 2 July 2018
June 24 "Walking Tour" review

Ist day in Palermo. We took this walking tour."Excellent".The tour provided a viewing of the major historical buildings in the city center. Manuella explained the history of Palermo and why the city developed its multi-cultural influences. The market walk and the foods tasted were great....More

Thank jdkprod
Reviewed 2 June 2018
A Great Introduction to Palermo with Manuela

Today was our first day in Sicily and the tour Manuela gave us showed us an excellent incite into the food and culture of Palermo. She was very knowledgeable, showed us many sights and recommended places to see in the afternoon. We visited the market...More

1  Thank Alan M
Reviewed 30 May 2018
Perfect introduction to Palermo

Great tour ! You will learn everything to happily survive in Palermo streets, taste many specialties from salted to sweets. Be extremely careful not eating too much before the tour. Apart from food, you will be given much info on the city and its main...More

Thank TRICE3833
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Mohamad D
4 August 2018|
Response from EuroPass_Tour | Property representative |
Yes, all the attractions and markets are open also in Sunday. If you want reserve send an email or call 00393283508503
28 July 2018|
Response from EuroPass_Tour | Property representative |
Hello. The meeting point is 45 minutes from the airport. If you have a rental car you can park the car inside the port of Palermo (one euro per hour). The meeting point is 15 minutes walking from the port. If you want more... More
9 June 2018|
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Response from Fabrizio C | Property representative |
Hi. There is a parking where you can park your scooter just 5 minutes far from the meeting point. Depending what is the day when you want to partecipate to the tour, probably the guide can bring you to the park and start the... More
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