We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Amazing to see so much history just laying around !

Really interesting. Amazing that you can just wander around and explore. Not many areas are off... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2018
rhodesy1972
,
Daventry, United Kingdom
Time travel

The ancient site of Philippi is important for several reasons: it was a city that King Philip II of... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2017
trelawney2017
,
Guildford, United Kingdom
Read all 25 reviews
35
All photos (35)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“alexander”(2 reviews)
“greece”(2 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
Krinides 64003, Greece
Reviews (25)
Filter reviews
7 results
Traveler rating
5
2
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
5
2
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsarchaeological sitealexandergreecemuseumcityhistory
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed May 30, 2018

Really interesting. Amazing that you can just wander around and explore. Not many areas are off limits. Museum is worth paying the extra for. Be careful of the time of day and weather as there is not much shade.

Thank rhodesy1972
Reviewed December 22, 2017

The ancient site of Philippi is important for several reasons: it was a city that King Philip II of Macedonia (father of Alexander the Great) built in the C4 BC, and gave it his own name. The gold and silver mined there paid for Alexander...More

1  Thank trelawney2017
Reviewed August 24, 2017

The ancient theatre of Philip is part of the great archaeological site near Krinides in Greece where you can see a lot of spectacular structures dating from Thracians' times. Well preserved site with a lot of artefacts. The entrance fee is 6 euro and you...More

Thank Mariya K
Reviewed July 22, 2017

The ancient theatre of Phillip is in a spectacular site. It is is a remarkably good condition, but of course what we see today is really remains from Roman times. The site after being excavated, brought to light its various previous lives during the Hellenistic,...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed December 10, 2016

This ancient amfi-theatre make to feel as in real roman time.I imagined that I am the Emperor and I'm watching gladiator fights. It was exciting!

Thank Zhivko_Zhelyazkov
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

It was a nice experience. Down there you can see the Ancient Theatre of Phillip. If you visit this sight during the summer months it's too hot.

Thank kypros2912
Reviewed November 12, 2014

Most visitors look only at the immensely impressive ampitheatre, but turn around, and look closely at the hillside and you'll see practice sculptures throughout the rocky crevices - no doubt apprentices developing their craft

Thank John A
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Ancient Theatre of Phillip staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines