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Address: Scalierova Ulica 30, Pula, Croatia
Phone Number: +385-52-219-028
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Description: The Arena in Pula is a 1st century Roman amphitheatre. The arena is the...
The Arena in Pula is a 1st century Roman amphitheatre. The arena is the 6th largest in the world.
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We are a family of travelers. My husband and I with our two young girls. They adored looking at this and running inside of it, climbing all the seats, playing in the rocks, and so... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

We are a family of travelers. My husband and I with our two young girls. They adored looking at this and running inside of it, climbing all the seats, playing in the rocks, and so much more. The history of it is interesting. not as big as the one in Rome, but definitely breathtaking.

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Dresden, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Must see piece of human History, very beautiful, very clean, if you go in Istria You just must see this.

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Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW via mobile

Greatly appreciated. It was very much fun watching the gladiators spectacle inside. Full arena and lots of fun

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Pluses: - located near the water aan amongst a lot of green makes it rather special - (partly restaurated) it's well preserved - entrance reasonable: 40 kn, kids 20 Kn Minuses: - A lot of modern accents as it is in use for concerts etc - exhibition rather small - without audiotour you'll have hardly any background information Biggest plus:... More 

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Milan, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Very interesting to visit, but parking problems. I was not able to visit it. Just took a picture outside!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

A good idea is to buy ticket for the gladiator show in the evening, so you can see and feel the magic from when it was used by the romans. The show is quite good - both informative and entertaining. Tips: Use the side entrance when you have a ticekt for the show - this is slightly faster

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Basel, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The arena in Pula is supposedly the sixth largest Roman theatre in the world. Having recently braved the crowds in Rome visiting the Colosseum along with thousands of other tourists, we felt overwhelmed and priviledged that this fantastically preserved arena was almost ours alone for the duration of the visit (on a hot summer day in July). Go there and... More 

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Trencin, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The Arena is a beautiful place, it is fantastically lit and it it is well worth visiting. If possible, find a cultural event that will be on during your visit and join in.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We spent a brilliant night in the Arena watching a subtitled Croation film in the Arena as part of the Pula Film Festival. What a setting on a hot July night. Amazing! The tickets were cheap and we got great seats . The film itself was very engaging but the location was stunning.during the day, however we just walked around... More 

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Lasne, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

A very nice place to visit, you should do a complete tour, as the view with different light is really interesting, probably not to visit the inside as there is nothing more to see...But there are reconstitutions of gladiators battles too.

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Address: Scalierova Ulica 30, Pula, Croatia
Phone Number: +385-52-219-028
Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Istria  >  Pula

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