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Monte Pellegrino, Palermo

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Climb Monte Pellegrino to overlook the bay of Palermo and visit the sanctuary of Saint Rosalia. Stop at the top for great pictures, then head to the church, which was built inside a cave. You can take a bus to the overlook, or rent a car for a more personalized tour. Keep in mind that this scenic road has many twists and turns, so be prepared if you tend to get carsick. Put Monte Pellegrino on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Palermo trip generator.
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  • We took the local bus to the shrine. Take note that the bus runs infrequently during the week, as there is only one bus serving this area. We had to wait 70 minutes, as we did not have the timetable a...  more »
  • Sensational views of Palermo from this quaint mountain. This Duomo was worth seeing as wll as the cloisters. Much better than Norman Palace. Village was very quaint with nice outdoor cafes. Very pleas...  more »
  • splendid, a must visit place in palermo. it has a beautiful landscape and it is suitable for all ages  more »