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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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A must when in Pula. Well preserved . They have gladiator fights on some evenings but unfortunately we couldn't go. Get your photo taken with the two soldiers in there. We had a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

No need to go inside - can view from outside. We did go to the Gladiator show but found it very disappointing and amateurish.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

A must when in Pula. Well preserved . They have gladiator fights on some evenings but unfortunately we couldn't go. Get your photo taken with the two soldiers in there. We had a great laugh what lovely men and all for 20 kuna (£2)

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Neath
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Pula is a lovely town but the arena is the showstopper. If you get a chance go see a show. We saw Gladiator show. Got there too late and had no seats but could see 'uncomfortably' from the rear. We were lucky to see the last 15 mins of show on the concrete seats as people left. We know some... More 

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Garching bei Munchen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

One of the main things to see when u r in Pula. When we were they had also fights, u just need to inform urself when they have it. Its really nice place.

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

One of the main sights to see in Pula. Got the bus right outside and just a short walk back to city centre. Not on the same scale as Colosseum, but very interesting and more complete. Great views over habour too. Must see if you visit Istra.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Worth the £4 to look around, lovely, quiet and intimate in the evening. Busier in the day with option of dressing up for your photo

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Considering the almost 2000 years since this arena was constructed is really a miracle that it still exists. After Coloseum in Rome this is the largest still in use roman arena. Visiting is free and there is a small museum onsite telling the story of the place. A must see if your in the region.

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

We were travelling by car towards Venice. I didnt even know that the arena existed. We sidetracked and couple hours driving and headed to Pula. It was well worth seeing. I would highly recommend visiting. I only wish i had more time to spend in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

The amphiteatre Arena Pula is something you have to see if you visit Pula. It comes alive at summer. Specially in the time of famous Pula Film Festival and many music concerts that take place over summer time. Be sure to come and visit it by next year.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

We entered the city by car, carefully looking for our hotel. We were totally caught by surprise to see the Arena smack in front of us. It is a magnificent structure, towering over the winding side streets. Coming from N America, we are always in awe of these ancient archeological ruins. Later, we walked around the inner area to take... More 

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