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Street Food Tour in Palermo

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Sample the street food of Palermo on this exciting guided excursion through its best streets!

Highlights

  • Sample the best local street food learn about Palermo cuisine history and recipes and experience Palermitan hospitality firsthand.

  • Sample arancina, sfincione, cazzilli fritters, pani ca’ meusa, broscia col gelato, and more.

  • Your food samples will be paired with your choice of drink (wine or beer).

  • Choose between day and night tours, each led by expert English-speaking tour guides.

  • Did you know? Piazza Giuseppe Verdi is home to the magnificent Teatro Massimo, the largest opera house in Italy.

Inclusions

  • 2.5 to 3-hour walking tour in Palermo

  • Licensed & authorized guide

  • Street food tasting: cannolo, panelle, crocchè, arancini, sfincione, caponata & soft drink

  • Seasonal dessert

  • Beer/wine (optional)

  • Food passport

  • Visit to Mercato del Capo

Exclusions

  • Hotel transfers

  • Additional costs

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 72 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Have you ever dreamed of an unforgettable experience where your senses are the real protagonists? Choose this unique tour where you stroll through the fascinating streets of Palermo, breathing in the atmosphere of this city, and savoring authentic culinary delights.

Day & Night Tours

Take to the local markets alongside your expert local guide. This relaxing 3-hour walking tour lets you sample the best street food. Designed for curious travelers and adventurous foodies, learn all about the local cuisine and culture with no filters!

On the morning tour, take an outdoor walk through the historic center: Teatro Massimo, Via Maqueda, the four canti, Piazza Pretoria, Piazza Bellini, the Cathedral and the Capo Market. Your night tour promises the same level of deliciousness, only your route is around the intricate, dark alleys of port La Cala and La Vucciria.

Bite Into a Slice of Sicilian Life

You will start with a taste of the typical Sicilian cannolo, a true sin of gluttony. Feel the crunchiness of the shell gently melting in your mouth, while the creamy filling mimics an explosion of sweetness.

Then, enjoy panelle – crispy chickpea fritters, crocché, and arancine. You can't resist the 'Sfincione', a Sicilian pizza with a soft base topped with tomato, onion and oregano. To finish, caponata. Best of all? Wash down all this food with accompanying beverages of your choice!

While you're at it, discuss interesting topics like Palermo's history, art, livelihood, social (and even controversial) issues, and more to get a better picture of the local culture.

Important Information

  • It's recommended to wear comfy covered walking shoes, sunhat and check the forecasts the day before. Tours take place, rain or shine. So, dress accordingly.

  • Street foods are snacks, not gourmet cuisine.

  • Toilets and seats are not available at every single stop.

Restrictions

  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible. It is not recommended for guests with limited mobility.

  • Kindly communicate any allergies or intolerances when booking.

  • This tour is not suitable for guests who are vegan or allergic to dairy products and celiac.

  • Alternative samples are only provided to vegetarians/pescatarians and guests allergic to certain products.

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the scheduled time of your tour to avoid any delays.

Meeting Point

  • Please check your final voucher for the meeting point details and specific instructions.
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