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So glad we went.

A great place to visit. Lots of walking if you choose to do so, or alternatively you can hop on the... read more

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A walk back in history

We really enjoyed our visit to this site. What an amazing historical treasure. We walked around the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mary F
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Via Selinunte, 91022 Marinella di Selinunte, Castelvetrano, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

A great place to visit. Lots of walking if you choose to do so, or alternatively you can hop on the buggy train that takes you around the site. I think there is probably a small charge for that. Plenty to see, with information on...More

Thank AngeYorkEngland
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to this site. What an amazing historical treasure. We walked around the site but it is pissible to drive to the two main sites. Weather was pleasant, not too hot which added to our enjoyment. The views are fantastic.

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm quite a fan of ancient sites and have visited many, but to me this site is the best. I say this because the site is very accessible with nothing off limits. you can get up very close and experience the ruins. Not sure what...More

Thank Elizabeth b
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a large Greek settlement and there are ruins to be seen over a substantial area which give you a good idea of the lately of the ancient city for its roads and its buildings. The temple of Hera has been re-erected (it was...More

Thank OLDGIT71
Reviewed 1 week ago

This site is over 2700 years old and although it might be easily described as just piles of old stones, it is one of the most atmospheric places of its kind that we have ever visited. I did wonder whether the two and a half...More

Thank Ewingston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We only had time to visit them 3 temples closer to the entrance and we just looked far to the other ruins. Great temples and probably the trail across the former city is really charming.

Thank Anfrist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While there were lots (and I mean lots) of tourists (and newleyweds...what's with these Sicilians...there were more weddings than tourists!) , it is an absolutely amazing site. Bring your sneakers and your water bottle.

Thank Beau S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very interesting site, and well worth a visit. the site unfortunately is not well maintained with quite a bit of garbage on the grounds but the ruins are still pretty amazing.

Thank Scubaman628
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Interesting place, there are shuttles, but we decided to walk the entire area and even in the August heat we found it manageable. It is very cheap to enter, and the site is well maintained, and very easy to navigate. Wear comfortable walking shoes and...More

1  Thank S4827XZdave
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

A great alternative for the much more tourist Valley of the Temples in Agrigento. Much cheaper and not less impressive, we were there almost alone.

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The site is astoundingly beautiful with the huge columns, the temples, the ruins lying across the fields and the views of the water. You can actually walk through the temples, stepping back in time in awe of how they were... More
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