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An ancient Greek theater built in the third century.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Ethniki Odos Isthmou Archaias Epidavrou, Epidavros 210 52, Greece
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+30 2753 022026
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The theatre is definitely worth seeing and most interesting . Unfortunately the girl at the ticket booth was the rudest , most arrogant individual . It’s a shame and surprising , a ticket person would treat tourists so poorly and be so nasty and arrogant...More

Thank lovetotravel91
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the most famous historic ancient theater in Greece. It is very popular for the acoustic without the need of technology. Every summer a famous festival is taken place.

Thank Eleni B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is, I think, the best preserved and closest to perfect amphitheater from Ancient Greece. The acoustics are famous. The occasional visitor takes a turn testing them out - with several solid performances while we were there. The construction, the symmetry, the setting.... all quite...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to visit. easy to get by car and park. Medium size area. It takes 3/4 hours to visit all the complex.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s an amazing relic of architectural excellence. You can hear a coin drops in the middle of the theater from 40 rows up high. Acoustics are spot on and it is 2000 years old. It €12 For entry, kids are free. It has been in...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Epidaurus Theatre for a performance of a comedy by Aristophanes. The theatre was full of people, Greeks and tourists, although the performance was in Greek. There were both Greek and English subtitles which were clearly visible. It is an experience not to be...More

Thank Maria E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended a performance of Aeschylus' Agamemnon here a few days ago - a truly memorable occasion. Packed house, starlit skies, and a play about the local nobility from 2,500 years ago. The site is well worth visiting, esp if you can work in some...More

Thank MCE1959
Reviewed 1 week ago

Epidavros was once a center of healing with a sanctuary devoted to Asklepios to whom people prayed. The most amazing theater is located here with 34 rows of seating built by the Greeks plus 21 tiers of seats added by the Romans so up to...More

Thank Scouter710
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the good fortune to get tickets to Agamemnon performed at the Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus as part of the Greek Festival. It was an incredible experience! Sitting in this ancient theatre watching a play written BC was just amazing. The acoustics are incredible-...More

Thank glamourpuss48
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice archaeological site with a historic theater that has some of the best accoustics in the world. Sit anywhere in the 14,000 seat Theater and hear everything that is going on on the stage without amplification! Today's scientists believe it is because of...More

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DevonDaphne
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Response from Michelle H | Reviewed this property |
You may be able to show a ticket confirmation on your phone. I would call and ask.
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Response from Brian M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there's plenty of car parking, and it seems to be well organized and maintained.
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ClayF2
13 November 2017|
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Response from Mark P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about the delay answering your question. No guide needed.
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