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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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Valley of the Temples and Villa Romana del Casale Day Trip from Taormina
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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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  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“long walk” (71 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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Reviewed yesterday

Since it was over 40°C beginning of August, we visited the site at sunset. There is a separate ticket after 19h30. It was still 33°C when we arrived and 28°C at 21h30. In my opinion the best option to avoid the heat of the day...More

Thank Steph_FR-BE
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited in aug and due to the extreme heat we did a 9pm tour. This was definitely the highlight of our visit to Agrigento. Going at night allowed to us to enjoy walking around without heat and also listen to our tour guide explain...More

Thank fabsydney
Reviewed yesterday

Depending upon where you are in Sicily a trip to Agrigento is well worthwhile. Just bear in mind that it could involve a long round trip on a coach. Having said that if you have the time it is well worth going to see the...More

Thank GarryAnders
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It wasn't bad. It was a bit expensive for what it was. We paid 15 euros each as that included the part down to the cave through the lemon terrace which we didn't think was worth it. It is a good idea to take water...More

Thank Emma P
Reviewed 3 days ago

It's amazing to see historic magnificent structures that still stand today. There are multiple different temples nearby, some are smaller but still worth every minute of visit.

Thank phalanxye
Reviewed 5 days ago

This site is right up there with the more famous site in Athens. Thank goodness so much love and care was given by an archaeologist which has retained a site worth exploring. If on a touring holiday you may consider staying in San Leone on...More

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the highlight of the holiday. Pretty much as we'd read in the other reviews. We went in the middle of the day in August and it was HOT but we survived by dousing ourselves under the water pumps found dotted along the way....More

Thank juliamoore13
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a very good place to visit and learn about the origin of Italian history. This is definitely a must see place.

Thank J R
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you think seeing the Acropolis in Athens is incredible or visiting Paestum in Italy is unbelievable, then spending time at Valle del Templi is an experience elevated to a WHOLLY different level...especially given the condition of the Temple Concordia. Absolutely a site for the...More

Thank Betsy1990
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great day out in Agrigento was rounded up by a splendid afternoon visiting the temples, the scenery was extraordinary with the temples and the sea that the temples look over. Parking is a bit limited so try and get there off-peak. I'd also like to...More

Thank Josh G
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gemma w
9 August 2017|
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Response from alexvanpavk | Reviewed this property |
There are two car parks, one at the top of the hill and one at the bottom, so you can take any road to reach it. Next to the parking places are ticket offices. The basic price is 10 euros/person. Using of taxi is wasting of... More
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11 July 2017|
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Response from voyage74 | Reviewed this property |
I reckon a car would be the best choice, however long distance buses are surprisigly well working. Couldn't find a website in english and I cannot post links anyway, but on site you will surely find something, ask at the bus... More
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