Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Agrigento1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Agrigento with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.
Railway and landscape maps of Agrigento areaThis Agrigento map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
City tours, excursions and tickets in Agrigento and surroundings
Italy - moving around the countryItaly has an extremely developed air network. There are many airports in the country, including helicopter landing stations, and air bases. Most airports are working to transport passengers and have international status (designed for the reception and transit of passengers from the near and far abroad).The largest aerial harbor in Italy is the Da Vinci Airport. At the moment, four terminals are successfully operating within its territory. The airport is located about twelve kilometers from Rome. You can get to the airport by means of public transportation or by taxi service. Please note that free buses and even underground electric trains run between the terminals. … Open
Overview of festivals and celebrations in ItalyOn the eve of the Catholic Epiphany in Italy, La Befana is celebrated, the main character of which is Epiphanius, a kind old woman. Upon giving, according to legend she, along with the magi, was to accompany the baby Jesus, but was delayed, and they went without her. Now she is looking for him, going into each house and giving out gifts, hoping to find the baby. The image of Epiphany is rather unfriendly; she wears a pointed hat and flies on a mortar. To make the festival more interesting, acrobats in old-fashioned costumes perform incredible tricks on special ropes. In addition to the masquerade, games and dances are arranged, in which anyone can take part. At the end of the celebration, guests can see the most beautiful fireworks. La Befana is held on the same day as the "Parade of Three Kings" in Spain, on January 5. … Open
Photogallery of Agrigento sights
Our guide to Agrigento
Attractions and active leisure
On rainy days, most tourists prefer to visit local entertainment centers. If you like computer games, a visit to Arena Games will genuinely please you. This is a computer club with a choice of the latest video games and everything needed to play them with comfort. Local youth are the main visitors to this club but adults are also not rare here. There are several high-quality sports centers in the city, and Piscina … Open
Shopping, streets and outlets
Don’t forget to visit local markets. For example, Mercato Del Venerdì is a large market that has virtually all kinds of goods for sale. Tourists can buy quality clothes by local manufacturers at a very affordable price here. Women usually like rows of stylish dresses and tunics, and men prefer stalls with colorful t-shirts. Besides clothes, it is possible to find hundreds of different ware types including … Open
Cultural excursion through Agrigento - things to see
Besides the legendary antique attractions, pay your attention to landmarks of the medieval period. Cattedrale di San Gerlando remains the main religious symbol of Agrigento. This gorgeous cathedral dates back to the 11th century. The church suffered much damage in the mid-13th century due to the landslide. The reconstruction works were finished only four centuries later. The cathedral changed its look and got some … Open
Among the most popular specialties of Agrigento, it is important to mention the rabbit in a special sauce and the delicious sausage with sesame seeds, dill, and chilly. Visitors can also order roasted kid goat. Beef stuffed with eggs is a dish that all connoisseurs of meat delicacies simply cannot miss. Having explored the charming city of Agrigento, don’t forget to visit the famous Valley of Temples that … Open