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Built to honor the god Hercules in the early 6th century, this is Agrigento's oldest temple that was constructed over a structure of 38 columns, of which only eight are still standing.
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Agrigento, Sicily, Italy

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Reviewed 1 week ago

You are visiting here to see temples and while this is not as great as some of the others, stroll along and imagine what it might have looked like.

Thank ldtc2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's the 3rd temple in the Valle dei Templi if you start from the top entrance. Not as intact as the Tempio della Concordia with just 8 columns standing but it is the most ancient as it's from the 6th century BC. It's an amazing...More

Thank Stellina_and_Sole
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Its all very well looking at what the Greeks and Romans did, but what you see here is the result of a Yorkshireman's enthusiasm for antiquity.

Thank martinu
Reviewed 1 July 2017

It is always amazing to visit these places where such old ruins remain. As a builder, it amazes me to think how they actually build these structures. If you enjoy visiting ruins and looking at these tyopes of structures, this is one of those places...More

Thank Mic E
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Compared to the Temple of Concord and Juno/Hera theres not much left of the Temple of Hercules but the remaining pillars are certainly impressive but you cant walk all round the temple.

Thank John_The_Miner
Reviewed 26 May 2017

All the temples form part of the Valley of the Temples and it is something like a 2klm walk from one end to the other but well worth the visit. We had to keep reminding ourselves we were in Italy and not Greece. Large Greek...More

1  Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 25 May 2017

all part of the temple site, very interesting to see and read about. once inside not to be missed along with other temples

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The Temples at Agrigento are exquisite. Be prepared to have your mind blown. Take a camera, a hat, sunglasses and time. Look around. Sit and think about the years and people who have been at that site.

1  Thank Monica d
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Never knew there we so many spectacular Greek temples in Sicily. Saw this one on an escorted tour of Sicily. Clearly in ruin but no less fascinating than anything you see in Greece.

1  Thank Lee S
Reviewed 7 February 2017

How can these things be there since 2000 years? Incredible experience, it is a nice and cozy walks through al the temples, highly suggested!

1  Thank SebPedersenKastrup
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