Unusual Culture

This experience of travelling will lead you to discover the less known cultural and artistic realities directed to a minority tourism: little museums, local architectures, and fascinating festivals. The Palermo Norman coast Touristic District is rich of unexplored and interesting itineraries.

Our District cherishes a unique and extensive heritage that will not disappoint the ones wanting to embark an untraditional approach. It includes baroque churches, early-Christian tombs, Norman buildings and 18th century mansions as well as antique markets and local festivities. Palermo and Monreale, other than the royalty villas of Bagheria, the suggestive ruins of Solunto, the stunning historic centers of the hinterlands and the particulars folk holidays will be able to treat you with an original and singular experience. Choosing one of the packages “Unusual culture” offered by the member facilities, you could live original experiences, such as visiting little museums, exploring the “Palermo underground”, admiring the local architectures and joining unusual guided tours. Moreover, you can discover the folkloristic traditions, take part of ancient festivities and learn about the local cultural heritage reading about it relaxing in our reading corners.

Live the “UNUSUAL CULTURE” experience

Would you like to live an unusual experience and find out about a singular artistic and cultural heritage? Staying by one of the hotels, B&B or agritourisms member you could:

  • Visit little museums, local architectures or the Palermo’s old underground.
  • Join specific tours through unusual locations guided by experts.
  • Discover the folkloristic traditions and participate to ancient local festivities.
  • Learn about the local cultural heritage through the reading corners of our facilities.

Facilities available

B&B Carella

The b&b Carella introduces you to Sicily’s five key elements: vulcano, sea, Nebrodi Mountains, temples and citrus fruits.
It is shielded inside an elegant and historic building dated late nineteenth-century; located in the city centre, two steps from the main attractions of Palermo, such as: Massimo and Politeama theatre, Salinas archeology museum and the amazing markets of Vucciri, Capo and Ballarò.
Inside the old Palazzo Carella, the b&b offers modern rooms with all comforts: private bathroom, air conditioning, free wifi, led tv, chromotherapy showers, courtesy kit, bathrobe and hair drier.

B&B Palermo Centro

The b&b Palermo centro offers a pleasant stay. All rooms are bright and comfortable, with wifi, tv, private bathroom and terrace. Continental in-room breakfast is provided. The structure, closed to the central station is ideal for guests who want to visit the old district and walk around admiring churches, museums, theatres and other historical beauties of the city. You will be able to move easily between other provinces or cities of Sicily; as a matter of fact, the centre of Palermo is very well connected between the airports of Palermo or Trapani and with all bus lines to Monreale. Traveling along the Arab-Norman route.

UcciardHome Hotel

The hotel Ucciardhome is a welcoming and refined hotel, able to combine modern atmosphere together with classic Sicilian taste.

Villa Lampedusa

The Resort Villa Lampedusa offers welcoming rooms and suites, provided of every comfort: air conditioning, LCD tv, mini bar, room safe, courtesy set, hair drier, wifi, cooking area and private parking. All rooms are decorated with period furniture and spacious marble bathrooms with a majestic view over the historic park and seventeenth-century old courtyard. Guests who love the flavours of Sicilian cuisine can enjoy the “Il Gattopardo” restaurant. The scuderie is the perfect place to host events, parties and gala dinners, there you can enjoy “la Braceria” an amazing pizzeria restaurant, winner of the “tre spicchi” award of Gambero rosso.

301 B&B

301 B&B è un piccolo bed and breakfast a tre stelle che si compone di due camere con bagno privato, di un’ampia sala colazione e ingresso riservato e parcheggio gratuito interno. La struttura sorge in un antico edificio, risalente ai primi anni del 1800, recentemente ristrutturato.

174 via roma

The b&b 174 Via Roma is situated in the very central district of Palermo. “la Kalsa”.
It is just a few minutes away from the most important areas of interest of the city. The structure is welcoming and graceful. All rooms are very bright, offering internet connection,satellite tv, safe box, desk, comfortable couch, air conditioning, private bathroom with hair drier and courtesy kit. The b&b is connected to the Falcone-Borsellino airport and to the harbour and train station of Palermo.
The apartment, recently renovated, it’s on the fourth floor of an old stable, provided of an ample lift and doorman. Relax areas are at disposal for all guests.

Ponticello Apartments

Ponticello Apartments si trova in piazza SS. Quaranta Martiri al Casalotto in un antico immobile della prima metà dell’Ottocento appena ristrutturato e adibito a case vacanza. Dall’ampio ingresso, con reception e area relax dove gli ospiti possono consultare guide turistiche e ricevere informazioni e mappe della città, si raggiungono i quattro appartamenti, uno per piano.


Il b&b SuiteCentro si affaccia su una delle vie principali di Palermo, via Roma, fra musei e gallerie d’arte. La struttura, ampia e accogliente, e le rifiniture – pavimenti con decori e cornici, grandi porte in legno a doppia anta – risalgono ai primi decenni del Novecento.

B&B La Casa dei Limoni

La Casa dei Limoni b&b offers you the possibility to stay in the centre of Palermo. The rooms are bright, quiet, provided of all comforts and affordable prices. The b&b is located in the greenest area of the city, next to the main historic and cultural districts and near to the markets of Vucciria and Ballarò. La casa dei Limoni is very well connected with other Sicilian cities thanks to the possibility of easily reaching the airport and central station including the bus stops of Prestia and Comandè.

B&B Palermo Piccola Sicilia

Bed and Breakfast Palermo Piccola Sicilia: il senso dell’accoglienza Ho capito che avrei aperto un B&B dopo che ho conosciuto Angela. Proprietaria di un’affittacamere a Cagliari, durante i miei pernottamenti in città è diventata una persona amica, una confidente a cui poter raccontare stati d’animo e pillole di me. Angela è stata una ristoratrice speciale…

Gran Cancelliere B&B

Located in the centre of Palermo, the Gran Cancelliere b&b offers accommodation with free wifi, air conditioning and private indoor parking. All rooms-one double bedroom and one triple bedroom-are modern and provided of all comforts. Breakfast is served with local products. The structure is 7 minutes walking distance from the Cathedral and Massimo theatre.

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