Province of Agrigento, Sicily
Agrigento is renowned for its sandy beaches and clear waters and the land behind the coast has gentle hills gradually rising to the Sicani mountains with Mount Cammarata being the highest peak in the province at 1,578 metres.
Scala dei Turchi, Realmonte - Photo: Vegafi
There is a famous archaelogical site in the province of Agrigento called Valle dei Templi (Valley of the Temples) which is one of the finest examples of Greek architecture in the world. The site is a national monument of Italy and stretches over an area of 1,300 hecatares.
The capital city is Agrigento with the second city being Sciacca.
Licata - Photo: Salvatore Bonvis
- Porto Empedocole