Kalsa is a popular place to head to in Palermo as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are within easy driving distance. Two of the most popular attractions here are the marvelous Piazza della Kalsa and the fantastic Villa Giulia. Two other great attractions you’ll find within a short distance of Kalsa are Regional Gallery and Gancia.
Kalsa offers some interesting cultural attractions nearby that make great places to visit. There are many excellent destinations to take the family for a morning such as the International Puppet Museum and the Regional Archaeological Museum. For a great night out, pick up some tickets to Teatro Massimo and Teatro Politeama, one of the area’s great live concert venues.
There are a number of picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. If you want to rest a while in a natural setting don’t miss English Garden and the Palermo Botanical Garden.
Palermo offers a range of unique attractions such as Cappella Palatina, the Cathedral of Palermo and Quattro Canti. Blow the dust from the pages of Palermo’s past by seeing some historic sites, such as Fontana Pretoria, the Palermo New Gate and the Palace of the Normans. Should you feel the need for a little spiritual renewal, spend a little time at the area’s holy places, such as the San Francesco d'Assisi Church, the Chiesa di San Domenico-Palermo and the Church of the Jesus.
If you love to find a great deal, explore Vucciria Market and Capo Market.
Sports fans should book tickets for Renzo Barbera Stadium to see the Unione Sportiva Città di Palermo taking on visiting rivals. On match days follow the sea of pink and black, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
After a day taking in the sights around Kalsa, stay the night at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. The Grand Hotel Et Des Palmes, the Centrale Palace Hotel and the Ambasciatori Hotel are just some of the many great places to stay around here.