Trapani Walking Tour - Egatour Viaggi

Trapani Walking Tour

An intriguing walking tour with a local to discover the architectural treasures of Trapani’s old town. A trapanese doc tells you history, culture and anecdotes about this enchanting little town, in the shape of a sickle, surrounded by the sea. Casina delle Palme, Palazzo Cavarretta, Posta Oscura and the Astronomical Clock, the walls of Tramontana, the Cathedral, the College Church and the Purgatory Church, guardian of the 20 statues of the "Mysteries". Visitors immerse themselves in the typically Sicilian atmosphere of the ancient heart of the city.

 

Main attractions

  • Explore local streets and main attractions with this walking tour
  • Advice from a local
  • Ideal introduction for new visitors

Meeting with your local guide. The walk begins with the Casina delle Palme, one of the most majestic examples of the Art Nouveau style in Trapani, built in 1922; Palazzo Cavarretta which stands on the site where the ancient “Loggia dei Pisani” insisted; Porta Oscura and the ancient astronomical clock, one of the oldest in Europe, characterized by 2 quadrants (Sun quadrant and Moon quadrant); the walls of Tramontana, where enjoy a breathtaking landscape; Corso Vittorio Emanuele, with the Cathedral (Church of San Lorenzo), the College Church and the Purgatory Church, guardian of the 20 statues of the "Misteri". These statues represent passion, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ and come from Spanish domination. Walking in the heart of the city you can savour the essence of the old town, ancient but still alive, able to unleash your senses.

Your tour guide disclose you history and stories of a city that bases its ancient roots in Greek mythology, changing century after century. The tour ends in Via Torrearsa.

Minimum 2 participants

Price €. 20 per person > from 2 to 3 persons

Price €. 16 per person > from 4 to 8 persons

Highlights

The price includes:

  • Local escort
  • Walking tour

The price does not include:

  • Transfers
  • Admission tickets
  • Gratuities (discretionary)

Route

  1. Trapani