The Cathedral of MonrealeMonreale with its cathedral since 2015 is part of the UNESCO heritage for the Arab-Norman route. We offer a guided tour inside the famous cathedral with its splendid mosaics. The cathedral was built by William II in 1174, when he was just twenty years old, according to a legend, the Virgin Mary herself appeared to him in a dream revealing to him the hiding place where his father, William I, called “the Bad” “, He had hidden a treasure. With those riches, at that point he would have had to build a temple to dedicate to her. The cathedral is famous for its mosaic decoration, the largest in Italy and for the Christ Pantocrator of the apse. Also inside it is possible to see the royal tombs of Guglielmo I and Gugielmo II.
- The price: 20.00 euros per person
- Meeeting point : Monreale
- Days: saturday morning or sunday afternoon
- Duration: around 1 and 30 hours
- Price includes: guided tour with licensed guide