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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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Piazza Archeologica 1 | Via Panoramica Dei Templi, 92100, Agrigento, Sicily, Italy
+39 0922 621657
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Reviewed yesterday

A great sight. Especially beautiful at sunset and at night when the temples are illuminated! Open until 11 PM.

Thank Philipp A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The expectation from this attraction is really dictated buy you past experiences. . I've been to Greece ans seen the acropolis so this was a bit of an anti climax. ... however if you haven't been fortunate enough to do that this is a great...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Go there when gets darker. Bear in mind that queue gets bigger at night (around 30-40min). Also entry and exit are long distance from each other hence either walk to the entry and take taxi on the exit (around 10€ to the town) or go...More

Thank RobertChilimonczyk
Reviewed 3 days ago

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 3 days ago 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 3 days ago

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 4 days ago

We suggest looking at it during the sunset: the view with the hills as a background is breath taking. Park in Parking 5 and then climb the hills

Thank Eur0peangl0betr0tter
Reviewed 5 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 5 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 1 week 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
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gemma w
10 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
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