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Foro Italico

Foro Umberto I, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good42%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
18 Nov 2017
“Magical place particularly for sunset”
16 Jul 2016
“Nice walk”
Foro Umberto I, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Magical place particularly for sunset. The sea is a great integrate with the cultivated beach strip, behind the grandeur buildings and palm trees. An european mixed outlook

Thank noadear
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Really nice for a walk, not so much to do here, but if you need to escape from a city, its a good place to escape to with nice views of a harbour

Thank Barbora K
Reviewed 15 November 2015

This was ok for a seafront walk, but I wouldn't make a special trip. I had imagined this as a lush, grassy area next to the sea, with a boardwalk & places to sit & enjoy the view. The view is ok of the port...More

Thank dalton1skiing
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Frankly, I expected something more, driven by curiosity pushed me to follow the straight road called Via Lincoln until you get close to the sea where it is assumed there is this Foro Italico. This is nothing more than a long waterfront boardwalk where people...More

Thank Magellano81
Reviewed 4 February 2015

From our apartment on Via Butera we had panoramic views over the tree lined Foro Italico stretching into the distance. It begins at the fine Porta Felice, adjacent to Via Vittorio Emanuele. There is an impressive nautical artwork comprising the bow half of a rowing...More

1  Thank permia
Reviewed 7 July 2013

This is a great part of Palermo. Take a 10 minute wander away from the hustle and bustle of the centre of town and you reach the sea. There is a great lookout area and shaded park with benches. The rocks by the sea are...More

2  Thank TazG303
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