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Plovdiv Roman Theatre

Plovdiv Old Town, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
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“roman theatre” (73 reviews)
“old town” (75 reviews)
“century ad” (7 reviews)
Plovdiv Old Town, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building in itself is magnificent and is one of the world's most preserved ancient theatres! The theatre is still in use and I would love to watch an opera or a concert here, if given the chance.

Thank Skyhigh37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very impressive building did not realised it was still being used for concerts etc. This year Sting has a concert in the arena in the summer. Sorry that I will miss that. The view from the top of the hill is fantastic. A view over...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

brilliant location in the old town. great presence and feel to the place. would be good to see an opera or concert here. brilliant will visit again. well preserved roman site.

Thank scott1barden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a small, but very old, interesting and beautiful place. With a good view of the city. You can also go to the stage.

Thank Ninashko
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If this had been Athens or Rome it would have been standing room only but as it was we shared the site with three other people. You can really appreciate the history and get a sense of what it must have been like to sit...More

Thank Leigh-Harrington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

just visited the old city during a 2.5 hr layover between trains. located on the hill but within walking distance from the train station. well preserved historical theatre.

Thank towfik2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was late in the evening, my partner and I had quickly popped our bags off at the hotel and raced out to see the city. The taxi took us to a narrow street and said to go on foot the rest of the way....More

Thank Saffire S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On top of a great rock Hill romans build a beautiful Theatre. It is one of the best preservated roman construction in Bulgaria so If you are in Plovdiv it is a must to visit.

Thank Oana C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Close to the town and cheap to go inside and have a closer look if you wish to. Really beautiful to walk around, and easy to find.

Thank Lindsay R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Classic Roman Theatre, well maintained in the city center. Interesting to visit and located right into the Old Town.

Thank Alex K
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Response from Nevena H | Reviewed this property |
I haven't seen a ramp for wheelchairs and in general the access to the place to start with will be very tricky - the old town is mostly laid with cobble stones and on foot it can be tricky, let alone with a helping vehicle... More