Private tour

Agrigento: Valley of the Temples and Archaeological Museum

Agrigento: Valley of the Temples and Archaeological Museum

From US$ 488.96 per group up to 2

Explore the ancient Greco-Roman history of Sicily and marvel at the Doric architecture of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento. Visit the regional Pietro Griffo archaeological museum to see historical artifacts.

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Duration 4 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Valley of the Temples
  • Learn more about the ancient city of Akragas
  • Visit the regional archaeological museum of the Pietro Griffo in the remains of the Agora
Full description
Learn more about the ancient culture of Sicily on a private tour of the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento, and get a closer look at the Doric temples of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Marvel at the remains of the Temple of Hera, Temple of Concordia, Temple of Herakles and Temple of Zeus. Go to the sanctuary of chthonic deities and get a better understanding of the ancient culture revealed in the majestic structures. Learn about the different characters that made the historical settlement of Akragas the most beautiful city of mortals. Visit the archaeological museum of Pietro Griffo in the remains of the ancient Agora and look at an impressive collection of vases, marble statues and sarcophagi from the Ancient Greek and Ancient Roman periods of Sicily. See one the original telamons of the Temple of Olympian Zeus and get a better understanding of everyday life in Ancient Greece.
Includes
  • Private tour
  • Expert guide
  • Tickets for the Valley of the Temples and Pietro Griffo archaeological museum
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 15 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts
  • All participants must also bring a valid government-issued photo ID (e.g. passport, driver's license, etc)

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Meeting point

Meet your guide in front of the ticket office at the Tempio di Giunone (Temple of Hera Lacinia), Via Panoramica, Valle dei Templi, 92100 Agrigento.

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  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothes
  • Bring water and sunscreen
  • This experience does not include transportation to the places visited
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Exceptional moment

We had a great cultural time with Sara during this visit. She shared her knowledge and love for her region with great kindness.

September 22, 2019

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