Palermo: Anti-mafia Bike Tour

USD 51



Embark on a unique cycling adventure through the vibrant streets of Palermo, a journey that pays homage to the courageous souls who fearlessly fought against the Mafia's reign of terror. This bicycle tour is a poignant tribute to the heroic figures of Falcone and Borsellino, whose tragic assassinations sparked a wave of resistance among the Sicilian people, inspiring them to stand up against the Mafia's grip on their island.

Pedal through the vibrant streets of Palermo and delve into the city's remarkable journey of transformation. This guided bike tour takes you on a fascinating ride through the historic old town, pedestrianized areas, and scenic bike paths that lead to the city's outskirts. Listen to the captivating stories of courage and resilience that emerged in the aftermath of the brutal Mafia violence that scarred the city in the early 1990s. Discover how a new wave of anti-Mafia activists was inspired to take a stand against organized crime, sparking a movement that continues to shape the city's future. As you ride, learn about the innovative tactics employed by groups like Libera and Addiopizzo, who are driving positive change through grassroots initiatives. Be inspired by the dedication of young people who are carrying the torch, volunteering their time and energy to build a better society. This unique bike tour is more than just a ride – it's an immersive experience that will leave you with a deeper understanding of Palermo's complex history, its people's unyielding spirit, and the city's ongoing pursuit of redemption.