Trabia is a popular place to visit while you are exploring Palermo as many of the city’s star attractions are within easy reach. Guttuso Museum and Villa Giulia are two of the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Two other popular spots you’ll find within a short distance of Trabia are the Palermo Botanical Garden and the Piazza della Kalsa.
Trabia has plenty of museums, exhibits and show venues within easy reach that make great places to visit. Admire, learn and be thoroughly entertained in the variety of museums including the International Puppet Museum and the Regional Archaeological Museum. To experience Palermo’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the acclaimed live performance venues such as Teatro Massimo and Teatro Politeama. There are some popular art galleries to visit. In particular, don’t miss Regional Gallery.
If the weather is good, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. There are some pleasant green escapes, so take a picnic blanket to English Garden.
If you are spending a while in and around Trabia, stop by Gancia, Cappella Palatina and the Cathedral of Palermo. The Palermo area features some fascinating relics from yesteryear; don’t miss Fontana Pretoria, the Palermo New Gate and the Palace of the Normans. For a relaxing change of pace, spend a little time at the area’s most sacred sites, such as the San Francesco d'Assisi Church, the Chiesa di San Domenico-Palermo and the Church of the Jesus.
To shop for local fashion and buy some souvenirs, browse Vucciria Market and Capo Market.
Come see much-loved sporting heroes, the Unione Sportiva Città di Palermo, take on their rivals at the iconic Renzo Barbera Stadium. On game days the stadium is filled with pink and black, as soccer fans join together to get behind their home-grown heroes.
After spending the day exploring the delights of Trabia, get a good nights sleep in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. Check out the rooms and rates at the Grand Hotel Et Des Palmes, the Centrale Palace Hotel, or the Ambasciatori Hotel.