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Visit to amphitheatre in Merida

Suggest visiting early in the day on hot days to avoid sunburn, and wear runners to walk on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sulong56
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Caceres, Spain
Great history

The amphitheatre is a short walk away from the centre of the old town but this is one placemyou... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wynand P
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Rustenburg, South Africa
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Plaza de Margarita Xirau, 06800 Merida, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Suggest visiting early in the day on hot days to avoid sunburn, and wear runners to walk on the large stones laid down to walk on. Great photos from everywhere. Beautiful gardens at the rear. Suggest you buy combination ticket and ask for seniors reduction...More

Thank sulong56
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The amphitheatre is a short walk away from the centre of the old town but this is one placemyou must visit while in Merida. Follow the route markers around the venue and read about the amphitheatre itself as well as the people who fought in...More

Thank Wynand P
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Amazing how this place has been preserved, you can just imagine how it was back in the day, was good to walk around

Thank joannamje
Reviewed 13 August 2018

This place is a must for all visitors to Merida. Beautifully preserved and full of interesting angles for the amature photographer. A good spot for families as the kids will also find it interesting and have space to play around.

Thank ericon991
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Not as crowded as ruins in Italy - you can really imagine the townspeople using this facility centuries ago. Try to have a guide.

Thank Soulefulltraveler
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Guess once yo have seen the Colesium in Rome, this is a bit of an anti-climax but as you are in Merida then you should see it. I would suggest you buy the multi-ticket that gets you into 8 sites I think rather than pay...More

Thank AgedMan
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

The combined attraction of theatre and amphitheatre make this a very special Roman site. Entrance fee is very reasonable (incl free for under 11s) and there is a good recommended route to walk that takes you through the highlights of the site with information boards...More

Thank themajoroak
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

This can be visited in combination with the Roman theatre. A very sizable place with a few explanations. A bit more background info could be expected for the expensive entry fee.

Thank sebcio
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

A fantastic looking and interesting part of the city of Merida, we visited here in May and spent two days slowly wandering around this beautiful place the amphitheater and adjoining teatro were the standouts for us along with the Museum which has a wonderful array...More

Thank Gerlaw10
Reviewed 29 June 2018

We visited the amphitheatre as part of the combined ticket. Not as spectacular as the Teatro but still worth a view.

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