Private Tour: Valley Of The Temples And Archaeological Museum Of Sicily - Agrigento

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    Every day of the week except on Sunday and Monday, with departure at 9 am, 10 am, 11 am and 3 pm.
  • 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 guided visit to theRegional Archaeological Museum"Pietro Griffo", certainly one of the most important and interesting archaeological museums in Sicily.

Know More about this tour

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 theRegional Archaeological Museum"Pietro Griffo".The museum houses an impressive collection of vases, two famous Greek marble statues, sarcophagi from the Greek and Roman periods and the original of one of the colossal Telamons of the Temple of Olympic Jupiter. This visit isvery recommended to those who wish to have a more complete view of daily life in ancient Greece thanks to the numerous artefacts you can find here.
The guided tour also includes the remains of the ancient Agora, in which the Museum building is located.

Inclusions

  • Private tour
  • Experttour guide
  • Tickets for the Vally of the Temples and the Museum "Pietro Griffo"

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 places

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