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The Cathedral of Monreale is a church in Monreale, Metropolitan City of Palermo, Sicily, southern Italy. One of the greatest existent examples of Norman architecture, it was begun in 1174 by William II of Sicily. In 1182 the church, dedicated to the Nativity of the Virgin Mary, was, by a bull of Pope Lucius III, elevated to the rank of a metropolitan cathedral. Since 2015 it is part of the Arab-Norman Palermo and the Cathedral Churches of Cefalù and Monreale UNESCO Heritage site. Wikipedia


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Monreale And Cefalù Half Day Excursion

Monreale, Palermo

Visit the Duomo of Monreale and the beautiful town of Cefalù, where you will see the Medieval lavatory, Mandralisca Museum and the historical center.

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Palermo Catacombs and Monreale Half-day Tour

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Monreale, Palermo

Through our exclusive Tour + Transfer, we will take you directly from your accommodation to visit the Catacombs of the Capuchin friars and the Cathedral of Monreale on the slopes of Mount Caputo. The Cloister, with its colorful mosaics, is considered the most sought after monument that can be built in its kind. This only after discovering the underground cemetery of Capuchin monks on a journey through time and space to an absolutely fascinating, mysterious and fascinating world. A coffee break of typical Sicilian products, and the return transfer is included in the ticket.

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Palermo and Monreale Tour

Monreale, Palermo

See the sights of the Sicilian capital and the hilltop town of Monreale with a local guide. The 4-hour tour starts with the visit of the Unesco City of Monreale . Go to Palermo and stop in the catacombs of Cappuccini . See the Royal Palace and the Palatine Chapel . Enter in the Old Section of the city through the Arch of Porta Nuova and stop in the Cathedral of Palermo , The market of Capo , The Opera House , I 4 Canti with the fountain of the shame and Vincenzo Bellini square .

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Half Day Excursion in Palermo and Monreale from Palermo and Cruise Ship

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Monreale, Palermo

Departure in the morning at 08.30 (variable for cruise Passengers) from  Hotel, b & b or Port in Palermo, in a new and comfortable Minibus, the half day will be dedicated to visiting the main monumen of the capital of Sicily and Monreale. After visit Monreale of about 1 hour where you can admire the magnificent cathedral with its dazzling mosaics of the twelfth century and still the cloister Benedictine. From here we will move to the historic center of Palermo, Corso Vittorio Emanuele where  “Porta Nuova”, the Royal Palace or '' Palazzo dei Normanni '' with its garden, visit  the Cathedral founded in 1184 ,then we will move to the Via Maqueda  with an baroque façade and Piazza Quattro Canti and Piazza Pretoria with the monumental fountain, the Church of the Martorana in Arab-Norman style, and finally the Politeama Theater and the Massimo Theater and at about 13.00(variable for cruise Passengers) return to your Hotel, b&b or Cruise ship

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UNESCO Cathedrals - Monreale & Cefalù

Monreale, Palermo

The unique experience of the cumulative of the Cathedral of Monreale, to admire the beauty of the Cloister and the Terraces

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