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Plovdiv Old Town, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is more beautiful when you visit at close instead of looking it from pictures!! The energy plus atmosphere is unique!!

Thank MarialenaDLA
Reviewed 6 days ago

The place is loaded with a lot of spirit. Each visit brings a delight. We often visit it at concerts and plays and we are very pleased every time.

Thank balevaaa
Reviewed 1 week ago

It costs about 2 euros to visit "Plovdiv Roman Theatre" so is very good value for money.Apparently it is one of the best conserved Roman Theatres in Europe.We enjoyed our time there.

Thank santpedor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent and very accessible.It is a short walk from the main part of the old town. Plovdiv overall is very walkable. Be sure to include this while you are in Plovdiv.

Thank escott4417
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the best preserved Roman theatres in Europe. The theatre was built in the 1st century AD during the reign of Emperor Domitian. The theatre is still used for various events which must be an amazing time to come. Regardless whether an...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is preserved and still used for concerts and performances. If you get the chance to attend one you will experience the magic happening there - listening to some music at night and have a magnificent view of the town.

Thank Sl_Plv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love to spend time on this magic place in the heart of the Old Plovdiv. The spirit of the Roman theater is very very speacial. Just amazing! No words!

Thank Магнитни Г
Reviewed October 14, 2018

If you never visited roman theater, I'd say go ahead. But if you seen some, you've probably seen better. I think entrance fee is to high. Better to go to the caffee on top, sit by the fence and enjoy the view than to actually...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2018

From what I could see, there was little remaining of the original theatre except for the seating and a few columns. I understand they do hold performances, which may well be worth the visit but the theatre alone is pretty underwhelming compared to other Roman...More

Thank littledutchboy
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Hello everyone! Plovdiv is the oldest populated city in Europe that I have ever visited, with a history of 8000-9000 years! This place immediately takes you to another atmosphere filled with an ancient history that feels at every moment Pleasant and responsive people, a rich...More

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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
I used Dinars in Serbia. I have not been to Romania; only saw it across the Danube river.
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Sorry, I don't know, I used my debit card in ATMs to access local currencies all across eastern Europe with no problem. If you do try to use dollars or euros, they may accept them, but you will lose on the exchange rate... More
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Response from Nevena H | Reviewed this property |
I haven't seen a ramp for wheelchairs and in general the access to the place to start with will be very tricky - the old town is mostly laid with cobble stones and on foot it can be tricky, let alone with a helping vehicle... More
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