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Greek Amphitheater

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Address: Sumbul Sok., Side, Manavgat, Turkey
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Best thing in Side

Amazing amphitheatre, best archaeological site I have seen. Not many people in January and it was cheep to get in

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Plymouth, United Kingdom

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing amphitheatre, best archaeological site I have seen. Not many people in January and it was cheep to get in

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Chingford London
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a good visit. The Amphitheater was good to walk around, although tiring especially in the heat. Excellent for people interested in history.

Thank teresamcw
Istanbul, Turkey
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22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

one of the best ancient Roman Thetr still.. great walls , big scene, still working , must be watch '' Anatolian Fire and Troya '' show

Thank heavenguide
Yorkshire, England
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31 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 403 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

I enjoyed a night of 'nostalgic music' performed by famous old Turkish pop stars. The whole audience (except me) sang along with everyword. Fantastic!

Thank Tim_Millea
Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

A great amphitheater in really good order, easy to get to and was not very busy when we visited. the best one in the area is aspendos, near serik. alot bigger than sides and more to see. Well worth a vist

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

We had a lovely stroll around the amphitheatre, great place to take photos. We were never charged an entrance fee.

Thank Carolyn S
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

The ruins were ok but seen far far better at Ephesus and Athens. The area was very badly maintained and poor information available. The main purpose of the area was to get money from you in the awful shops in Side. We eascaped to the beach but this was covered in litter and broken furniture and punctured washed up lilos... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Only part of the amphitheatre is left and there are much better examples elsewhere. No need to pay the entrance fee - you can walk around it and see from the other side. The advantage of doing that is there are quite a few ruins nearby to see too.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

The amphitheater is very imposing once you're inside. It is very well preserved and you can walk through all of it apart from the upper level. If you stand at the bottom, you can see how high and steep the whole thing is. Very interesting to see something so sold but still so solid. Also, during our stay they hosted... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

exellent plaice,,,,rigt town center,,, very old amphitheather,,, exellent view,, but expensive entrance

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