Also Paestum, like many of the areas of southern Italy, is considered by UNESCO a world heritage site.
Paestum, a pivotal city of Magna Graecia, was founded around 600 BC. with the name of Poseidonia, in honor of the god of the sea Poseidon (Neptune for the Romans) and offers an example of architecture among the most beautiful and representative of a fundamental historical era for humanity.
Paestum is located between the Amalfi coast at north and the Cilento coast to the south, acting as a gateway to the Cilento National Park.
The majestic Doric temples, illuminated by an intense sun, the long coastal strip, lapped by a sparkling sea, make Paestum an enchanting place to visit.
Renowned for the art, nature, flavors and events that characterize it especially during the summer.