Is Cefalu Expensive?

Is Cefalu expensive to visit?

Cefalu is a popular destination that is also moderately priced. It falls in the middle range of travel cost prices globaly with a daily average travel cost of $128. If we compare it to the rest of Europe, which is known to be an expensive region, it is a moderately priced place to visit. It ranks in the top 50% of cities in Europe for its travel costs. Its travel costs are comparable with places such as Messina and Montpellier.



Cefalu, Italy

How expensive is Cefalu?

Travelers spend an average of $128 per day when visiting Cefalu (U.S. Dollars). This is according to our calculations which come from the expenses of previous visitors. While this is an average cost, prices can vary by travel style, the length of your trip, and other factors. You can stay fairly close to this average if you stay at moderately priced hotels, eat at affordable restaurants, and take public transportation when possible. See more travel costs for Cefalu here.

How expensive is a weekend trip (three days) to Cefalu?

Based on the travel expenses of others, a weekend trip to Cefalu costs around $383 on average, per person. This includes food, sightseeing, local transportation, accommodation, and nightlife. For two people, a weekend trip costs $765.

How expensive is a one week (7-day) trip to Cefalu?

Based on our calculations from previous travelers, a one week trip to Cefalu will cost around $893 per person. This amount includes sightseeing activities, hotels, restaurants, local transportation, and other travel expenses. For two people, a one week trip would cost $1,786.

Is it expensive to backpack in Cefalu?

Cefalu has a very limited selection of hostels and budget accommodation, so it's not the first place that comes to mind for backpackers looking for social and cheap accommodations. This makes it hard at times to travel here as a backpacker, so you'll have to be resourceful to travel on a tight budget here. Low-cost hotels are always an option, as are guesthouses or couch surfing options. The difficulties in finding budget accommodation are especially tough for solo travelers who might need to pay for the full price of a hotel room on their own. Otherwise, you can save money here by finding free activities, eating at low-cost restaurants or cooking your own food, and using public transportation when available.

Are hotels expensive in Cefalu?

If you're considering hotel prices in Cefalu, you'll find them to be fairly even and moderate in price compared to hotels in other cities. On average, a night in a hotel room here will set you back approximately $127. In Cefalu, there are about 9 five-star hotels with an average nightly rate of $197. For a more affordable option, three-star hotels come in at an average of $136 per night, while two-star hotels offer an even more economical choice at $100 per night.


Hotels by star rating in Cefalu
Rating Number of Hotels Average Hotel Price
5 stars 9 $197
4 stars 25 $198
3 stars 81 $136
2 stars 24 $100
1 star 72 $121
No rating 61 $142

Via Nino Martoglio, 10, Cefalu
Overall Rating 8.9
Via Roma, 101, Cefalu
Overall Rating 8.9

How expensive are sightseeing activities in Cefalu?

In Cefalu, the cost of activities and things to do can vary by the type of activity, its length, and the location. To provide an estimate of what to expect during your visit, below are several popular activities that are common in the area. On average, previous travelers have spent around $6 per day on sightseeing and entertainment, which is less than the country's average of $28.

    • High Madonie wild jeep adventure: $164
    • Etna tour from Cefalù: $62
    • Nebrodi and Halaesa valley jeep tours: $125

    Is food expensive in Cefalu?

    In Cefalu, the cost of food can vary by the type of restaurant and food options available. To save money, eat at less expensive restaurants, try street food, or cook your own meals when possible. On average, previous travelers have spent around $30 per day on food, which is less than the country's average of $49.

    • Cooking Class in a Sicilian countryhouse: $251

    Is transportation expensive in Cefalu?

    The prices of local transportation in Cefalu can vary by the type of transit used. Other travelers have spent an average of $5 on local transportation per person per day, which is less than the country's average of $28. To save money, take public transit whenever possible, as it will almost always be cheaper than a taxi or private driver.

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