Private Tour Of The Valley Of The Temples And Kolymbethra In Sicily - Agrigento

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    Every day of the week except on Sunday:, at 10.00 am and 11.00 am all year long at 3.30 pm only from May to September
  • Departure Details :
    Tempio di Giunone, ticket office
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable

Overview

Admire the magnificent Doric temples of the sacred hill, recently listed by UNESCO as a Cultural World Heritage. Follow your expert guide and get to know the history and the fascinating characters that shaped the face of Akragas, the ancient Agrigento. Enjoy a unique visit to theluscious gardenof the Kolymbetra, a historic and botanicalgem.

Know More about this tour

The Valley of the Temples is an archaeological site in Agrigento (ancient Greek Akragas), Sicily. It is one of the most outstanding examples of Greater Greece art and architecture and is one of the main attractions of Sicily as well as a national monument of Italy. The area was included in the UNESCO Heritage Site list in 1997.

Through this tour, you will have the chance to admire the magnificent Doric temples of the sacred hill, as the Temple of Hera (Juno), the Temple of Concordia, Temple of Herakles (Hercules), the Temple of Zeus (Jupiter) and Sanctuary of chthonic deities.

Follow the steps and the words of your expert guide and you will also understand the culture that led to the construction of those majestic structures and you will get to know the characters that made Akragas 'the most beautiful city of mortals'.

After the Vally of theTemples,your guide will take you to visit the unmissable Gardenof the Kolymbetra: a fascinating colourful place, celebrated by writers and poets from ancient times and often compared to the "garden of Eden".The Kolymbetra also represents the most illustrious example of Sicilian arboriculture, namely citrus cultivation.

Inclusions

  • Private tour
  • Experttour guide
  • Tickets for the Vally of the Temples and the Garden of theKolymbetra

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes, and take with you some water and sunscreen.

Please note that this experience does not include transportation to the selected place.

If the weather conditions are too bad to do the tour safely, the activity will be cancelled and you'll be given a full refund

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