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The Arena in Pula

Scalierova Ulica 30, Pula, Croatia
+385 52 219 028
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Pula Roman Heritage Walking Tour
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The Arena in Pula is a 1st century Roman amphitheatre. The arena is the 6th largest in the world.
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  • Average8%
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Scalierova Ulica 30, Pula, Croatia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A remember of antiquity power of Romans people...with help of people conquered by them...Need to be seen..

Thank cojan d
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are visiting Pula then this is a must. You can walk around the outside if you don't want to pay the entrance fee

Thank mike_York_UK
Reviewed 2 days ago

Pretty spectacular from the outside and not bad from the inside the Pula amphitheatre is the main attraction of the town. It's well worth seeing but you won't need more than an hour here unless you take a tour.

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A must for everyone with an interest in history. Walking around gives a good impression how it might have been 2000 years ago. As there're regularly some events like concerts or gladiator shows this might be an alternative to enjoy the place for everyone not...More

Thank allenamensindweg
Reviewed 3 days ago

By far the most prominent feature of the Pula landscape, this vast arena dominates the whole seafront.The outer walls are largely intact and its possible to go under the arena to visit the subterranean hall below where the gladiators and animals were held, now a...More

Thank tjmnmore
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A wonderful day out in Pula. The amphitheatre is a must visit. It's sheer height and size is magnificent. We really enjoyed our trip there,don't forget to go the underground museum it helps you put things into perspective.

Thank LoveholidaysKR
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

In the middle of old town Pula you find this amazing theater. A lot of shops, bars and restaurants are around.

Thank Jor M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We drove from Rovinj to Pula just to see the Coliseum (Arena) and it was worth the journey. In its day in AD 93 it could hold 20,000 people watching the gladiators and the wild animals - all screaming and shouting. It was easy to...More

Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful place, often concerts held. Magnificent view of Sun through it :-) We drank mojitos and watched Sunset through the building behind the port below.

Thank Sonja S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The amphitheatre is well preserved and well worth a visit. Situated on the edge of Pula town centre. Very short queue to get in. Tour guides available. Good exhibition inside.

Thank Jane L
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Kerry B
17 September 2017|
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Response from Anthony B | Reviewed this property |
Alas there is no show just the ruins and an exhibition underground
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Yudit F
10 July 2017|
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Response from nummynum | Reviewed this property |
we had 3 Kids, 3, 5 and 11. It's a little scary as it's very real but we explained it was a game and they enjoyed it. bring lots of water as it is very warm. We bought tickets earlier in the day. It's very very busy at... More
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