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Efes Antik Kenti Tiyatrosu

Selcuk, Turkey
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Small-Group, Half-Day Tour of Ancient Ephesus
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The largest and most spectacular structure of Ephesus was originally built in the 3rd century BC and was later updated by the Romans in the 1st century AD when it had a seating capacity of 25,000.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Magnificent place. Those Romans knew how to live... Place is well preserved and it is huge. Lot of imposing building, the most extraordinary are toilets... I was impressed what Romans were capable to build 2K years ago. Go there and enjoy!

Thank krik78
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Not till you go there do you get a sense of the enormity of the place and the fear and danger that people in the arena at the time must have had to face this is an imposing place i felt. It is quite a...More

Thank arnoldzimuto
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

Again if you go for Ephesus tour, you will visit this place. The theatre, library, love house, fountain, public latrine and many others. It's all unique in structure and design. Never miss.

Thank Abu_Firas_11
Reviewed July 14, 2017

Can you imagine, I think it was Sting, wanted to giive a concert there, they were almost ruining the structures. Try to enjoy it without a music and a show. Just use your imagination what was being performed there or just go up the stairs...More

Thank FreeJohnny
Reviewed July 12, 2017

This is a very big Amphitheatre according to our guide it can host 25000 people. It is a well preserved Structure.

Thank Farrukh S
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

This is absolutely huge and amazingly well preserved. It could hold up to 25000 people back in the day. You can go to the stage and pretty far up in the bleachers. It maybe the most spectacular spot in whole of Ephesus.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

One massive amphitheatre at the bottom of the climb. I suggest you enter as you climb down hill as it's less of a struggle. If you're unsteady on your feet, be careful. I guess this place could hold thousands of spectators with the sounds stunning....More

Thank Gussy1dog
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

This is such a well-preserved theatre. It is overwhelming and also quite educational. It is amazing to visit somewhere where the Apostle Paul also was located and to be able to contextualize the Bible. Such a great experience.

Thank Phillip D
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

Excellent. It's located inside Ephesus and it's really big. You can make a sound and realize how nice the acoustic is

Thank Juan Camilo M
Reviewed February 14, 2017

I have enjoyed the theatre at Ephesus many times to include an Elton John concert. It is a joy to visit, and if there is an event, the acoustics are very good.

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Kilian K
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Response from cations | Reviewed this property |
Hello Why don't you try to contact Selcuk tourist office???, they were extremely nice and helpful. There wasn't any when I was there last July. Cati