Private Tour : Agrigento & Scala dei Turchi

A private tour of Agrigento and Scala dei Turchi in Agrigento is the perfect way to explore the rich history and stunning natural beauty of this region in Sicily. This tour will take you on a journey through time, as you discover the ancient ruins of the Valley of the Temples and the breathtaking white cliffs of Scala dei Turchi.

Your tour will begin with a visit to the Valley of the Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most impressive archaeological sites in the world. This vast area is home to the remains of seven ancient Greek temples, including the iconic Temple of Concordia. As you walk among these ancient structures, your knowledgeable guide will share the fascinating history and legends surrounding each temple.

After exploring the Valley of the Temples, your tour will continue to the nearby Scala dei Turchi, a natural wonder that is often referred to as the "Stairway of the Turks". This stunning white cliff formation is made of limestone and has been shaped by wind and sea erosion over thousands of years. You will have the opportunity to walk along the soft, white steps of the cliff and take in the breathtaking views of the Mediterranean Sea.

As you make your way back to Agrigento, your guide will take you to a local restaurant where you can enjoy a delicious traditional Sicilian lunch. This will be the perfect opportunity to taste some of the region's famous dishes, such as arancini, pasta alla Norma, and cannoli.

After lunch, you will have some free time to explore the charming town of Agrigento at your own pace. You can wander through the narrow streets, visit local shops and markets, or simply relax in one of the town's many cafes.

As your private tour comes to an end, you will be filled with a sense of wonder and awe at the beauty and history of Agrigento and Scala dei Turchi. This tour offers a unique and personalized experience, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the culture and beauty of this region. So, if you want to discover the hidden gems of Sicily, a private tour of Agrigento and Scala dei Turchi is the perfect choice.

Frequently asked questions

What is the best time of year to visit Agrigento and Scala dei Turchi?

The best time to visit Agrigento and Scala dei Turchi is during the spring or fall when the weather is mild and pleasant. Summer can be very hot and crowded, while winter may have limited access to some attractions.

Are tickets to Agrigento and Scala dei Turchi included in the private tour package?

Yes, tickets to Agrigento and Scala dei Turchi are included in the private tour package. You will not have to worry about purchasing tickets separately.

How long does the private tour of Agrigento and Scala dei Turchi last?

The private tour of Agrigento and Scala dei Turchi typically lasts around 8-10 hours, depending on the itinerary and any additional stops included in the tour.

Is transportation provided for the tour of Agrigento and Scala dei Turchi?

Yes, transportation is provided for the private tour of Agrigento and Scala dei Turchi. You will have a comfortable vehicle and a knowledgeable guide to accompany you throughout the tour.

Can the private tour be customized to include other attractions in Agrigento?

Yes, the private tour can be customized to include other attractions in Agrigento based on your preferences. You can discuss your interests with the tour operator to create a personalized itinerary.