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Built sometime during the Hellenistic age, the structure is situated on a hillside over looking the city and was used primarily as a stage for theatrical productions.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have a book written Yaşar Yilmaz; 115 ancient sites and 119 Amphiteater.This means each site has at least one amphiteater but few have two.Bodrum is one of them with best view to sea and Bodrum Castle.Noawadys it is used also for concert of music

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank fbabacan
Reviewed 12 December 2018

The amphitheater is an excellent example of constructions of this type and thankfully is still in use for concerts etc.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Roy M
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit, although is it a bit of a walk from the bay front. The amphitheatre was built around the 4th century BC and is still in use today! You get the most stunning viewd of Bodrum from the top, and entry is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AshiraRheeders
Reviewed 14 November 2018

This amphitheater is on a hill overlooking Bodrum with stunning views of the bay. It’s location on a busy road makes parking difficult. Concerts are held here during the summer - bring a cushion ! If interested in history and archeology this site is worth...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank tompow614
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Imagination of the crowds filling this place centuries ago. But the perspective of modern stadiums that hold 100,000 make you appreciate the construction out of stone.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank samtrip12345
Reviewed 7 November 2018

There is some interesting history here. You get great views over Bodrum. No entrance fee, well worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Lynne K
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Huge amphitheatre not far from the ruins of Halicarnassus and another place you must visit in bodrum what a size what it must have looked like in its day amazing

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank julie1653217
Reviewed 15 October 2018

its very nice to visit it for sure , nothing much to do though , just avoid visiting it when its too hot outside

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Ramzit222
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Sitting in this amphitheater on concrete steps, with cushions for our delicate backsides, where Romans once did exactly the same thing was amazing! Great concert, fabulous ambience and remember the higher up you sit, the better the view across the sea to Kos is!!! No...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Turkishish
Reviewed 18 September 2018

It is so easy to stop and visit just by the road. İt is in fairly good condition. It is still used for concerts and shows.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Response from mustdent | Reviewed this property |
It is on the main road from Bodrum to Turgutreis. I don't know where you are in Bodrum but from the marina or castle area (centrum/downtown) it is approx. 2 km. You can have taxi. The cost will be acceptable. Or there are... More
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