The ancient Greek town rised up on a calcareous plateau overhanging the sea, between two rivers. Once rich and densely populated, it was destroyed by the Carthaginians and then by a violent earthquake in the Byzantine period (VI-IX century). A walk in the vast aera of the archaeological park (the largest in Europe), through the ruins of the temples and the sea breeze rich in salt, is an experience full of evocative feelings.
TRAVELTOUR Discover Selinunte in these tours:
Authentic Sicily: self-guided tour in western SicilyAn itinerary around Palermo, Agrigento and Trapani. A jump between past and present, to know the face of the true Sicily.
- 8 days
- minimum 2
- on demand