Agrigento Temples

Agrigento Temples

Just south of the modern city of Agrigento in southwest Sicily is the Valley of the Temples, an archaeological site with no less than eight ancient Greek temples. Dating from the 6th and 5th centuries BCE, the temples are nestled among olive trees on a ridge near the sea.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
249949
Names
Acragas
Agrigento Temples
Akragas
Valle dei Templi
Valley of the Temples
Coordinates
37.2964090° N, 13.5938220° E
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Aerial view of Agrigento Temples
Location map of Agrigento Temples. Click image for a larger, interactive view.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Agrigento Temples
Aerial view of Agrigento Temples. Click image for a larger, interactive view.