Many of Palermo’s most popular attractions are located within easy driving distance of Borgetto, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Piazza Cappuccini and Cuba are amongst the many best places to explore here. Two other popular spots that are located close by Borgetto are the Zisa Castle and Museum of Islamic Art and Villa Malfitano.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a unique vacation destination. Step inside some of the remarkable exhibit spaces such as the International Puppet Museum, the Regional Archaeological Museum and the Museo Etnografico Pitre. To experience the city’s dynamic artistic culture, book a show at one of the gorgeous performance venues such as Teatro Massimo and Teatro Politeama. If you love everything to do with art, visit the local artwork and other exhibits at Regional Gallery.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Palermo, plan a trip to one of the many nearby green spaces. Follow the paths through botanical displays, take a few photos, or just enjoy the fresh air at English Garden and the Palermo Botanical Garden.
Spots such as Gancia, Villa Giulia and Cappella Palatina are well worth visiting during your time in the area. The Palermo area features some fascinating relics from yesteryear; start your historic tour at Fontana Pretoria, the Palermo New Gate and the Palace of the Normans. See some sacred places such as the San Francesco d'Assisi Church, the Chiesa di San Domenico-Palermo and the Church of the Jesus. Admire the beautiful craftsmanship and get an appreciation of the religious history of the area.
For some retail therapy, visit Vucciria Market and Capo Market.
Spend an afternoon high in the stands of Renzo Barbera Stadium, cheering on the popular Unione Sportiva Città di Palermo. Look like a local and pull on the pink and black, the colors of the Unione Sportiva Città di Palermo.
When you’re ready to relax after a busy day discovering the charming streets of Borgetto, check in to one of the area's range of short and long stay accommodation options. The Grand Hotel Et Des Palmes, the Centrale Palace Hotel and the Ambasciatori Hotel are just three of the many great places to stay around here.