Mondello

Mondello beach


The beach of Mondello is considered one of the most beautiful and fashionable seaside areas of Palermo, from which it is 11 km away, and extends along the northern coast of Sicily. The bay of fine white sand, lapped by a crystalline sea, is located between Monte Pellegrino and Monte Gallo and extends for about 1,5 km in a marvelous natural landscape. If during winter you can enjoy the calm and serenity that the place offers, during summer Mondello is populated by locals and tourists who want to relax in its beautiful Caribbean beach, benefitting from the comforts offered by the numerous luxury beach clubs. In addition to the rental of beach umbrellas, deckchairs and cabins, this beach offer the possibility to practice various water sports with the help of qualified instructors. The wonderful seafront promenade, boasting several Art Nouveau houses, offers the opportunity to take a relaxing walk, enjoying the sea and the landscape. The presence of serveral exclusive clubs and associations has made Mondello one of the main destinations of the international jet set: you may be lucky and meet one of your favourite VIPs.

Features

Name: Mondello
Type: white sand
Municipality: Palermo (PA)
Length: 1,5 km
Recommended for: everybody
Exposure: north-northwest
Services: showers, bar, restaurant, beach equipment rentals, rescue service, water sports, parking
Access: free and equipped
Parking: free and paying
How to reach the beach: from Palermo proceed along the SS 113 and turn right in via Cardinale Rampolla Marino. Turn in via Bonanno and go straight on. Take the road to Mondello and cross Parco della Favorita (Via della Favorita, Viale Diana e Viale Margherita di Savoia). It is possible to reach the beach of Mondello by bus from Palermo taking the urban lines 806, 677, 544, 603, 936, 645 or 615: for more information visit AMAT.
GPS: Lat: 38.200757, Lon: 13.327738