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Palermo Destination Guide

Discover Palermo in Italy!

Palermo in the region of Sicily with it's 672,175 habitants is a town located in Italy - some 265 mi (or 427 km) South of Rome, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Palermo in Italy

Local time in Palermo is now 02:16 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Rome" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Tunis, Kairouan, Villabate, Trapani, Torretta or Bari. When in this area, you might want to check out Villagrazia, Tommaso Natale, Palermo, Noce, Monreale and Altofonte as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

13°C / 56 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 7%
Air Humidity 90%
Air Pressure 981.1 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 22nd of January 2017
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 6°C (42 °F)
Monday, 23rd of January 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 12°C (53 °F)
Night: 1°C (33 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of January 2017
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)

Videos

Sicily - Palermo - The Quick Tour

03:56 min ( July 25, 2010 by JPvanToll)
Views: 846 - Rating: 5/5

A visit to Sicily is not complete without a trip to Palermo. Meet this beautiful city on the northern coast of Sicily in this Quick Tour!

Excellent day trip to Segesta Erice & T...

02:38 min ( November 23, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 779 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Oz09's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these videos: ...


Day trip to Mt Etna & Taormina Oz09's ph...

02:38 min ( November 17, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 881 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Oz09's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these videos: ...

B&B La Casa di Zoe video Palermo - Budg...

01:11 min ( October 29, 2010 by Budgetplaces)
Views: 658 - Rating: 0/5

Www.budgetplaces.com B&B La Casa di Zoe is an establishment located on the 3rd floor of a wonderful old mansion in the old town centre of Palermo. Within walking distance you can find the most typical...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Palermo during the next days.

22
Jan
2017

Atalanta Vs Sampdoria

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Palermo Vs. Inter

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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US Palermo Vs Inter, Italian Serie A

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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25
Jan
2017

Rabbi Burns Day With Alexandra – Music And Dancing From The British Isles

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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26
Jan
2017

AT01) Corso ATTI AMMINISTRATIVI + AT02) Corso AVANZATO FLUSSI AMMINISTRATIVI

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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27
Jan
2017

Keith Carnal - Nice To Meow You

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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2701 Keith Carnal

Beginning: 11:00 pm (23:00).
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Sound Butik Invites DJ Rocca

Beginning: 11:00 pm (23:00).
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31
Jan
2017

Destinazione Umana A Palermo: Workshop Formativi Sul *turismo Ispirazionale*

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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05
Feb
2017

Atalanta Vs Cagliari

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Chiesa di San Cataldo

The Chiesa di San Cataldo is a church of the Sicilian city of Palermo, on the central Piazza Bellini. It is a notable example of the Arabian - Norman architecture which flourished in Sicily under the Norman domination of the island. The church is annexed to that of Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.12, 13.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1160s architecture, Churches in Palermo, Norman architecture

Teatro Massimo

The Teatro Massimo Vittorio Emanuele is an opera house and opera company located on the Piazza Verdi in Palermo, Sicily. It was dedicated to King Victor Emanuel II. It is the biggest in Italy, and one of the largest of Europe, renowned for its perfect acoustics.

More reading: Teatro Massimo homepage
Located at 38.12, 13.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Culture of Sicily, Opera houses in Italy, Theatres in Sicily

Province of Palermo

The Province of Palermo is a province in the autonomous region of Sicily, a major island in Southern Italy. Its capital is the city of Palermo. The Province of Palermo has 82 comuni, 1,249,533 inhabitants, (24.9% of the Sicilian population) and is 4,992 km² (19.4% of the Sicilian territory).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.12, 13.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Province of Palermo, Provinces of Italy

Cuba, Palermo

The Cuba is a palace in the Sicilian city of Palermo. It was built in 1180 by William II of Sicily in his great Royal Park, as his personal recreation pavilion, together with an artificial lake: it shows strong Fatimid art influences, as it was (at least partially) designed and decorated by Arab artists still living in Palermo after the Norman conquest in 1072. During the rule of Bourbon kings of Naples it was annexed to a barracks. In the 16th century it was turned into a lepers' colony.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.12, 13.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Palermo, Leper colonies, Norman architecture, Palaces in Sicily

Catacombe dei Cappuccini

The Capuchin Catacombs of Palermo (also Catacombe dei Cappuccini or Catacombs of the Capuchins) are burial catacombs in Palermo, Sicily, southern Italy. Today they provide a somewhat macabre tourist attraction as well as an extraordinary historical record. Palermo's Capuchin monastery outgrew its original cemetery in the 16th century and monks began to excavate crypts below it.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.12, 13.36 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Palermo, Capuchins, Catacombs, Mummies, Reportedly haunted locations in Italy, Subterranea (geography), Visionary environments, Visitor attractions in Sicily

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