PAESTUM: the Greek Temples and the Archaelogical Museum private tour

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Explore the ruins of the wonderful Paestum, including its three amazing 

Doric temples, the amphitheater, the forum and the markets. After the ruins you’ll visit the National 

Archeological Museum where are displayed some of the most beautiful artworks of the Magna Greece.

Paestum is one of the precious archaeological pearls of Italy, it is located in the northern part of the Cilento region, not far from the river Sele, on the coast of the Tyrrhenian...
Explore the ruins of the wonderful Paestum, including its three amazing 

Doric temples, the amphitheater, the forum and the markets. After the ruins you’ll visit the National 

Archeological Museum where are displayed some of the most beautiful artworks of the Magna Greece.

Paestum is one of the precious archaeological pearls of Italy, it is located in the northern part of the Cilento region, not far from the river Sele, on the coast of the Tyrrhenian Sea. The town was founded by the Greeks colonists, under the name of Poseidonia, became the most popular city of the Magna Graecia.
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Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Archaeological Park of Paestum, 84047 Paestum, Capaccio-Paestum Italy

Explore archaeological site of Paestum, the best preserved Graeco-Roman city, with a licensed archaeological guide in two hours walking tour.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Il Tempio di Nettuno o Poseidone o di Hera II, Via Magna Grecia 919, Paestum, Capaccio-Paestum Italy

Temple of Hera II in Paestum (Poseidonia), earlier and still often known as ”Temple of Poseidon” or ”Temple of Neptunus” due to misidentification. This is the more northern and younger of the two temples of Hera in Paestum.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Temple of Athena, Paestum, Capaccio-Paestum Italy

The Temple of Athena or Temple of Ceres (c. 500 BC) is a Greek temple found at Paestum, built near the so-called Basilica which is much larger than it.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Paestum, Via...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Archaeological Park of Paestum, 84047 Paestum, Capaccio-Paestum Italy

Explore archaeological site of Paestum, the best preserved Graeco-Roman city, with a licensed archaeological guide in two hours walking tour.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Il Tempio di Nettuno o Poseidone o di Hera II, Via Magna Grecia 919, Paestum, Capaccio-Paestum Italy

Temple of Hera II in Paestum (Poseidonia), earlier and still often known as ”Temple of Poseidon” or ”Temple of Neptunus” due to misidentification. This is the more northern and younger of the two temples of Hera in Paestum.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Temple of Athena, Paestum, Capaccio-Paestum Italy

The Temple of Athena or Temple of Ceres (c. 500 BC) is a Greek temple found at Paestum, built near the so-called Basilica which is much larger than it.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Paestum, Via Magna Grecia 919, 84047 Paestum, Capaccio-Paestum Italy

Visit the fascinating National Archaeological Museum, which has a rich collection of local Greek artworks from the VII century BC. The undisputed highlights of the museum in Paestum are the frescoes of the “Tomb of the Diver” and the red figured Krater of Asteas.

Duration: 1 hour

Important Details

Included
  • Guidance and assistance for the entire duration of the tour by a certified archaeological guide
  • Admission fees
  • Entry/Admission - Archaeological Park of Paestum
  • Entry/Admission - Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Paestum
Not Included
  • Transportation
  • Meals
Departure Point
National Archaeological Museum of Paestum, Via Magna Graecia, 1, 84047 Paestum SA, Italy
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • activity level: moderate
  • comfortable shoes are recommnded
  • Service animals allowed
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.