Paestum Temples

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.

Among the most beautiful places to visit we recommend: the Temples of Athena, Hera and Nettuno, examples of architecture from the 5th and 6th century BC, the sanctuaries of the Madonna del Granato, the Paleochristian Basilica, the Convent of Capaccio and the sanctuary of Gethsemane, the Cilento National Park and the various museums, including the National Archaeological Museum, Heraion of Foce Sele and the MMMAC (Museum of Minimal Materials of Contemporary Art). Staying at the Happy Hotel it will be very easy to reach this wonderful city and discover its wonders.

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