The Mafia origins in Palermo. A ‘Godfather’ & ‘White Lotus’ location
Palermo tour the white lotus mafia the godfather
Palermo tour the white lotus mafia the godfather

The White Lotus

Italy

With this tour, you will explore the places in Palermo linked to the mafia, both in real life and in The Godfather movies! It’s a tour that straddles between fiction and reality to uncover the city’s darkest secrets!

After meeting your guide, you’ll admire the famous Teatro Massimo staircase (featured in The Godfather) and also used as a filming location for the HBO series The White Lotus. The tour continues through the outdoor market Il Capo and Piazza Della Memoria (a monument dedicated to prosecutors and judges killed by the mafia).

Another point of interest are the establishments with orange stickers on their windows, representing owners who refused to pay any extortion. After strolling and learning more about Piazza Beati Paoli, the Palermo Cathedral, or the Town Hall, the tour ends in the heart of Palermo’s old town.

Dare to explore the main points of interest from a unique perspective with this guided walking tour!