Agrigento is a city on the southern coast of , Italy and capital of the . It was one of the leading cities of Magna Graecia during the golden age of Ancient Greece with population estimates in the range of 200,000 to 800,000 before 406 BC.

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Archaeological site
The Valle dei Templi is an archaeological site in Agrigento, . is situated 3 km south of Agrigento. Photo: Poudou99, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is an ancient Greek temple in the in Agrigento on the south coast of , Italy. is situated 3½ km south of Agrigento. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Archaeological site
The Temple of Olympian Zeus in Agrigento, was the largest Doric temple ever constructed, although it was never completed and now lies in ruins. is situated 3½ km south of Agrigento. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

is a village in , part of the municipality of Agrigento, with a population of roughly 6,300. is situated 3½ km southwest of Agrigento.


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