Unmissable tourist sites
Agrigento Travel guide
Agrigento : Michelin's recommendations
Former Akragas was founded by settlers from Gela in 581 BC. From Antiquity, the town has retained a magnificent group of temples, some of which are in better condition than others, located below its acropolis. On the hilltop, the medieval town escaped the destruction caused by the 1693 earthquake and has retained its traditional character.
Tourist attractions Agrigento : Things to see and do
V.le Valle dei Templi I - 92100 Agrigento
Do not search for the valley! The temples (a dozen of them) erected in 5 BC, are located on the ridge to the south of the town, . Set on fire by the Carthaginians in 406, they were restored in their original style by the Romans. Earthquakes, fanatica..
V. Sacra I - 92100 Agrigento
The temple, which has been kept intact, dates from 430 AD. but we forget the person to whom it was consecrated. This is a great example of optical illusion. The columns become narrower at the top to make them appear larger but have a bulge two thirds..
Piazza Pirandello I - 92100 Agrigento
In memory of Luigi Pirandello (illustrious author of Six characters seeking an author who was born and buried in Caos, below Agrigento), this square is flanked by a beautiful 17C town hall, an old Dominican convent and a Baroque church whose façade..
Via Ficani 2 I - 92100 Agrigente (Agrigento)
Prix Prices from : 65 €
The historic L‘Antica Via Bed & Breakfast hotel in Agrigento welcomes its guests into a pleasant atmosphere. It offers charmingly designed, fully equipped rooms which leave nothing to be desired. In the morning, an Italian breakfast with local pastri..
Via Garibaldi 61 I - 92100 Agrigente (Agrigento)
The charming bed & breakfast hotel is housed in a historic building which surprises with a modern interior. Enjoy a wide range of amenities such as free Wi-Fi and spend a restful stay in your comfortably furnished room. In the morning, a continental ..
Piazza Lena 5 I - 92100 Agrigento
Situated in the centre of Agrigento, Hotel Antica Foresteria Catalana is 200 metres from the Pirandello Theatre. This property features a bar, a 24-hour front desk, and air-conditioned rooms with antique furnishings. These rooms come with a TV and a..
piazza Sinatra 16 I - 92100 Agrigento
As the name suggests, this restaurant occupies the premises of an old bakery. The menu features Sicilian specialities with a new twist, such as the tagliolini pasta with anchovies and bread. Delightful little square for alfresco dining.
via Panoramica dei Templi 15 I - 92100 Agrigento
Opened just a few years ago, but with a management with many years experience. A classic establishment, with a menu from land and sea.
via dei Templi I - 92100 Agrigento
via Passeggiata Archeologica 33 I - 92100 Agrigento
Although Agrigento's fame is largely due to its archaeological site, the town is also worth visiting for its excellent cuisine. Sample local dishes and Sicilian wines at the Il Granaio di Ibla restaurant, while enjoying views of Concordia Temple and ..
Via Limoni di Piemonte,Contrada Forgia I - 92100 Agrigento
contrada Maddalusa, Valle dei Templi I - 92100 Agrigento
This charming restaurant is nestled in a Mediterranean garden with views of the temples. It is housed in a typical Sicilian baglio (fortified farmhouse) and has retained a number of historical features. The cuisine pays tribute to the island's tradit..