From Catania: Agrigento and Piazza Armerina Full-Day Trip

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Step into the ancient world of Sicily on a fascinating full-day adventure to Agrigento and Piazza Armerina. Explore the remnants of a bygone era, uncovering the majestic ruins of Greek temples and other incredible archaeological treasures that whisper tales of a rich history.


Escape to Sicily's charming hilltop city of Agrigento, famous for its astonishing archaeological ruins, remnants of the ancient city of Akragas. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking scenery of the Valley of the Temples, where you'll uncover the remarkably well-preserved remnants of the Temple of Olympian Zeus, Temple of Juno, and Temple of Concordia. Delve deeper into history at the ancient theater, once a hub for civic gatherings, and explore the nearby sanctuaries and necropolises of Montelusa, Moses, and Pezzino. Next, venture to the picturesque town of Piazza Armerina, nestled in the heart of the Erean Mountains. Marvel at the stunning Roman mosaics adorning the walls of the Villa del Casale, the lavish residence of a Roman nobleman.

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