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Amphitheatre of Serdica

ul.Budapeshta 2 | Arena di Serdica Residence Hotel, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
+359 2 810 7901
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saw it daily

Never went down to the Aamphitheatre as i was always to busy or tired.I did see it from the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Z2698XUjohnp
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riga, Latvia
Amazing in the middle and under the main road

fascinating to see and read about these ruins under the large communist style buildings and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joseph C
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Dublin, Ireland
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In the past Serdica was the capital of the eastern province of Dacia Mediterranea - part of the Great Roman Empire. It was an important commercial and political centre, large and well developed city, built in a Roman style with large stone streets...more
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ul.Budapeshta 2 | Arena di Serdica Residence Hotel, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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"roman ruins"
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"metro station"
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"piece of history"
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"residence hotel"
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"new construction"
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"open air museum"
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"below ground"
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"cool attraction"
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"roman times"
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"place offers"
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"walk around"
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"rainy day"
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"historical place"
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"downtown sofia"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Never went down to the Aamphitheatre as i was always to busy or tired.I did see it from the reception area above and it looked quite impressive. This was on a daily baseis 8 days overall.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

fascinating to see and read about these ruins under the large communist style buildings and surrounding shops. Nice trip but a lot of repairs have been carried out so hard to tell how much is authentic.

Thank Joseph C
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

right in the CBD, go down a level and back in Roman times. Amazing feat and grandeur to give you an idea of the settlement there centuries ago

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

in a subway, its free so go through if your there but as ruins go its nothing great. the glass covered dome is nice.

Thank Sheila O
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

The renovation of the place offers very pleasant view of the ruins, together with space for events and walk,under glass roof. Can be seen from top of as well.

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Reviewed 14 February 2018

amazing the amount of detail that has been uncovered - really found this fascinating - incredible to see such engineering so long ago

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Such important ruins, and with so much historic value, and still they are not properly taken care of...

Thank Laura T
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

centre of sofia city Serdica is th name of the area in the centre of sofia it is well kept and you need a tour

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Reviewed 1 February 2018

amazing amount of archaeology uncovered. loads to walk around and see and imagine. much more than I expected.

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

This is the first time when we have had to go to t Metro station to see an old Roman town. There is a lot to see and walk through outside the station, but also the remains of the city entrance gates inside (before you...More

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