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Valley of the Temples (Valle dei Templi)

Piazza Archeologica 1 | Via Panoramica Dei Templi, 92100, Agrigento, Sicily, Italy
+39 0922 621657
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This region is one of the most important archeological sites in the world with many great temples such as Hera (Juno,) Lacinia, Concordia, Heracles (Hercules) and Olympian Zeus (Jupiter,) all dramatically perched along a long rocky scarp.
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“audio guide” (69 reviews)
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Piazza Archeologica 1 | Via Panoramica Dei Templi, 92100, Agrigento, Sicily, Italy
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+39 0922 621657
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"car park"
in 141 reviews
"preserved temples"
in 67 reviews
"audio guide"
in 69 reviews
"long walk"
in 85 reviews
"awe inspiring"
in 47 reviews
"large area"
in 31 reviews
"archaeological site"
in 54 reviews
"take your time"
in 40 reviews
"ticket office"
in 55 reviews
"parking lot"
in 53 reviews
"greek ruins"
in 69 reviews
"wear comfortable shoes"
in 32 reviews
"amazing site"
in 51 reviews
"bring water"
in 46 reviews
"olive trees"
in 50 reviews
"ancient history"
in 53 reviews
"valle dei templi"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing visit. The valley is so well preserved. The walking tour was well worth the 5 euros per person.

Thank afiss12
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Reviewed yesterday

We took 2h train from Palermo and came to Agrigento to see this. It was worth it. If you are traveling by train, like us, we recommend to go on foot from train station (only round 20 minutes) to Archeological Museum, opposite it, there is...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you like ancient sites, you will love this valley. Imagine the Acropolis but with views of the sparkling Mediterranean. Rich, rich history.

Thank Karen J
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A visit to the Vallee of the Temples should be on your calendar if you are in the vicinity of Agrigento. The history of the place and the opportunity to see these well preserved temples is unique. We had been there before years ago and...More

Thank Michiel L
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Though, to fully appreciate the temples and the surrounding you MUST have a guide or get the audio (I see some other reviewers commended the audio tour). Our visit was fascinating despite the heat )perhaps the upside of going in at midday). For those who...More

Thank Ritz1165
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We arrived at Valley of the Temples (Valle dei Templi) in the morning with brilliant sunshine. We paid for our entry and there is ample parking available. On entering you have an option to take an electric buggy ride uphill for 2 kilometres to the...More

Thank bilvel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It is absolutely worth seeing place. I could say even obligatory to visit. During summer time don't forget about the water. Staff is very helpful and it is better to buy a map for 1 Euro. I recommend to visit also a Museum where you...More

Thank _beata_halawin
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

In Sicily you can visit more than 10 amazing archeologic sites from Greece period full of wonderful architectures and scultures: - Valle dei templi in Agrigento; - archeologic site in Selinunte; - archeologic site in Akrai; - archeologic site in Siracusa; - archeologic site in...More

Thank Luca C
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Exciting slow walking tour in the past of 2500 years ago, to admire and appreciate the grandeur of the ancient Greek civilization.

Thank Gianni C
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Parked in the main car park at the west of the site. Cost is now E12 for adults, E7 for discounts which include EU residents between 18-25 years old. Under 18 EU residents are free. Ticket office is rather shambolic -...More

Thank Chappers48
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Florence D
22 June 2018|
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Response from SMDHBernini | Reviewed this property |
Well, we were there for about 3 hours. Personally I would start a bit earlier than 6.30 pm because there is quite a lot of walking to do and we needed time to go and look out over the landscape and so on.
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Doug M
28 February 2018|
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Response from Ian C | Reviewed this property |
There is a programme of modern artworks which recreate some of the atmosphere of the original, now lost.
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kquartucc
3 December 2017|
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Response from TheGoz | Reviewed this property |
Audio guides are available for a fee.
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