2-hour private tour of Agrigento

Private & Custom Tours in Palermo Region

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Join this guided walking tour of Agrigento’s old centre to discover its hidden gems. Walk along the Via Atenea, spot its typical narrow alleyways and explore the historic churches such as the Church and the Monastery of Santo Spirito, the Church of S. Maria dei Greci and The Monastery.
This 2-hour private guided tour starts from Porta di Ponte and winds its way along the Via Atenea, the ancient and modern heart of the city, walking amongst baroque and neoclassical facades and strolling through its typical narrow alleyways.Your guide will then take you to visit the stunning historic Church and the Monastery of Santo Spirito (XIV century), where you can still buy the almond sweets made by the local nuns! Then you'll see the Church of S. Maria dei Greci (XIV century) built on the still visible remains of a Greek temple.The itinerary has a total length of 3km, and most of the walk is uphill, so please wear comfortable shoes and be aware that this tour is not suitable for people with mobility difficulties.

What’s included

  • private tour
  • expert tour guide

What’s not included

  • free offer to enter the churches
  • ticket to enter the Monastery (€4 per person, purchasable on the spot)