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Greek Theater

Viale Paradiso 14 | Parco Archeologico della Neapolis, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 66206
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This well-preserved Greek theater (5th-centry B.C.) is still used for performances of classical works.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Viale Paradiso 14 | Parco Archeologico della Neapolis, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went on a very hot day, there is not much shade so we got extremelymely hot and dehydrated. Remember to take water. We felt the attraction was overpriced as other than the amphitheater there was not many other ruins. The caves were nice, however...More

Thank bob p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove from Taormina to Syracuse to visit the Roman Amphitheater and Greek Theatre in September 2017. While worth a visit, the Greek theatres at Taormina and Segesta are far more worthy of a visit if you have limited time. The four star review is...More

Thank TimWandMelG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our group walked to the Greek Theater to see how early performance was viewed. This is a huge Theater and it’s incredible how the crowds could watch and enjoy a performance before sound and light equipment was available . This is a spectacular sight and...More

Thank Bill Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The large Greek theater and the nearby Roman era theater make this a great park for seeing ancient ruins. There are also Christian catacombs.

Thank Bill E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Incredible ruins in Syracuse! Hard to get an "empty" photo with so many tourists, but worth the trip to see this one.

Thank volleygirl44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's spectacular - if you like that sort of thing! Which I do! The scale and the history of the place are astounding! By far the best thing in the archeological site (the 'ear' is baffling the Roman amphitheatre is tiny by comparison) The only...More

Thank A P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Part of our tour group, great guide, great views from the top! Would definitely check out this attraction

Thank Schellyrae
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely historical place. It was very hot even though it was mid October. Do take the time to enjoy it and the views it offers

Thank Carmen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to visit and part of a larger archaeological park. The audio guide is well worth the money as it was very helpful

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The theatre is in a marvellous setting overlooking Syracuse bay. There is much to see in it, and in the adjoining architectural area. It is extensive and well preserved and maintained

Thank Martin S
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itchyfeetminnie
11 March 2017|
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Response from EricSkopec | Reviewed this property |
If you are an avid walker, it should be possible. Be aware that its generally uphill along busy streets that are less than photogenic. Personally, I think there are better uses for your time. Our hotel was a bit closer, but... More
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Dorothy B
4 October 2015|
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