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Private Tour Roman Villa in Piazza Armerina and Agrigento Valley of Temples
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Built to honor the god Hercules in the early 6th century, this is Agrigento's oldest temple that was constructed over a structure of 38 columns, of which only eight are still standing.
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Agrigento, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All the temples form part of the Valley of the Temples and it is something like a 2klm walk from one end to the other but well worth the visit. We had to keep reminding ourselves we were in Italy and not Greece. Large Greek...More

1  Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

all part of the temple site, very interesting to see and read about. once inside not to be missed along with other temples

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The Temples at Agrigento are exquisite. Be prepared to have your mind blown. Take a camera, a hat, sunglasses and time. Look around. Sit and think about the years and people who have been at that site.

1  Thank Monica d
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Never knew there we so many spectacular Greek temples in Sicily. Saw this one on an escorted tour of Sicily. Clearly in ruin but no less fascinating than anything you see in Greece.

1  Thank Lee S
Reviewed 7 February 2017

How can these things be there since 2000 years? Incredible experience, it is a nice and cozy walks through al the temples, highly suggested!

1  Thank SebPedersenKastrup
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Tempio di Ercole is in the Valley of the Temples. I saw the ruins several times while on the road driving to the location. Seeing the row of columns while driving up to the entrance made the visit all the more intriguing. (Although, after getting...More

Thank LocalVisitor2013
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Historic Ruins that are amazing. We were with a group tour so our guide was able to give us details of the location and it's history.

Thank steven d
Reviewed 8 October 2016

The remains of the Temple of Hercules re basically columns from one side of the temple. As part of the visit to the Valley of Temples it is an integral stop

Thank PGIT
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Amazing structures which you have to wonder how they were erected all those years ago. You have to see these to believe them.

Thank SagaloutsTour
Reviewed 29 September 2016

When you see the siza one of the doric capitals disconnected from the tops of their columns and lying on the ground, you are amazed and have wonder how they were wrangled up to the tops some 2500 years ago. I was duly impressed.

Thank JudyBoz
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