Excursion to Segesta and Erice
Durata: 8 ore
Partenza: dall'hotel/centro città
Discovering a unique site in Europe: the valley of the temples, Unesco heritage”
The Valley of the TemplesThe Valley of the Temples of Agrigento is the greatest archaeological site in the world dating from the Hellenic period.The park stretches about 1300 hectares and features the exceptional state of preservation.It contains the remains of 10 Doric temples, three sanctuaries, several necropolis and fortifications. Since 1997 he is part of the UNESCO World Heritage.The birth of the polis Agrigento is related to the development of the polis Gela: the city,in fact, it was founded in 581 BC by some population of Gela, with the name of Akragasfrom the homonymous river that runs through the territory.However,as it grew more and more successful, so did its rivalries with other Greek colonies, especially that of Siracusa.After a relatively peaceful (if undistinguished period), Akagras was thrown into the First Punic War (264 BC) on the side of the Carthaginians and defeated by the Romans in 210 BC.
Day: Thursday & Saturday*
TOUR SCHEDULEYou can turn the archaeological park freely Optional the driver will take you to the archaeological museum one of the most important in Sicily.
Stop Valley: 2.30 h.
Stop Museum: 1 h.
Price 70,00 € per person
Included: transfer by minivan, audioguide, Engl. Speaking driver.
Not included: entrance fee
* for days other than the one indicated above send us a request to info @ infopoint palermo.com
The times are approximate according to general conditions such as: time, traffic, etc..
CANCELLATION AND REFUND: The booking service is non-refundable; In case of cancellation within 24 hours from the excursion or from the service, 50% of the fee per person will be reimbursed; In case of no show to the excursion no refund will be made: In case of excursion that can not be carried out due to force majeure, the customer can choose: to postpone the service / excursion; replace it with another of those currently available.. SERVICES AND EXCURSIONS ARE NOT REFUNDABLE. Any complaints can be sent within 7 working days from the date of the service.
Try the authentic Seecily Tourism street food tour because only with the locals can you experience true Sicilian style. Street food tour Palermo is not only a walking tour to discover the city but it is above all a UNIQUE experience. Local and authorized Seecily tourism guides will introduce you to the most authentic monuments, traditions and legends of beautiful Palermo. But above all, you can enjoy real street food with us inside the three historic markets of the city. In the heart of the historic center, among the market stalls where the people of Palermo have always continued to consume “street food” you will have the opportunity to see the places frequented by the locals. The route includes stops in the markets at street stalls, bakeries and taverns to taste: bread with spleen, bread with panelle and crocchè, sfincione, arancine and more. You will discover why these markets were called “grascia”, what are the “abbanniate” where the names Vucciria, Capo and Ballarò and the origins of street food come from. A tour of history and food tasting the typical traditional dishes among the locals. The route: The tour starts from Teatro Maasimo one of the symbolic monuments of Palermo. After a short description, a visit to the first market follows the Capo. The route winds through the alleys of the neighborhood and the fragrant stalls of fish and fruit with their unique Abbanniate songs from the market vendors. During the tour, the tour guide will show you the authentic soul of the market with its stories and monuments. But above all it will offer travelers tastings of traditional street food and telling you about curiosities and secrets. The street food tastings take place at local and authentic street vendors and fryers, selected on the basis of the quality of the food offered and the authenticity of the place. The visit of the second historical market follows: the Vuccria. Here you will have the opportunity to enjoy the renowned pani ca’meusa (spleen and veal lung) and finally finish with a seasonal dessert (cannoli or brioche with ice cream). Cost: 40.00 euros per person; Duration: about 3 hours; Minimum number of participants: 2p.p. The price includes: walking tour led by a local tour guide authorized in Italian / English; – tastings of street food (arancine, panelle, crocchè, spleen, sfincione and typical sweets). The cost does not include: – entrance ticket to monuments; – Anything not specified in the “cost does not include”; Days: Monday to Saturday,