Valley of the Temples Agrigento, Italy 6th-5th centuries BCE
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.
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- Agrigento TemplesAcragasAkragasValle dei TempliValley of the Temples
- 37.296409° N, 13.593822° E