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Epidaurus Theater

Ethniki Odos Isthmou Archaias Epidavrou, Epidavros 210 52, Greece
+30 2753 022026
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An ancient Greek theater built in the third century.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“awe inspiring” (13 reviews)
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Ethniki Odos Isthmou Archaias Epidavrou, Epidavros 210 52, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Epidaurus Amphitheatre was my Top 3 attractions in Greece. I visited the Epidaurus Museum before I went on to see the magnificient amphitheatre and it is definitely an eye-opener! Beautifully astounding.

Thank emstarz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The site is extremely well preserved and from the top of the amphitheater, commanding countryside views can he had. If your timing is right and you arrive between the busloads of tourists, you’ll have the chance to make your singing debut on the stage. What...More

1  Thank mingfatsai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unbelievable acoustic! Thanks to the Greeks for this discovery. One place we visited with awe and wonderment. It is something you do not want to miss if you are in Greece.

Thank Esperanza W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hit this site on the way from Athens to Nafplio via the coast road. Must climb up to the top of the full effect. Acoustics and state of preservation very good. We admittedly did not see the rest of the site as we were jet...More

1  Thank Katherine P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Greece for 5 days, and one of them we spent visiting Mycenae and Epidavros. The theater was just amazing and filled us with totally unexpected awe. It just pops up from the trees out of nowhere and is grand!

Thank Evelina K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been traveling to this location since 1969. Every time I visit I am always amazed at the astounding acoustics of this unique amphitheater. It is truly one of the wonders of the ancient world. I have attended reproductions of ancient plays and simply...More

Thank greeklwy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the information of our tour guide, this place was created to look after the mental and physical well being of its patients. In addition to the hospital it had the open air amphitheatre as well as running water, accommodation for family / friends visiting...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's an incredible example of ancient architecture in a beautiful setting. It's an easy public bus trip from Nafplio. The history is fascinating.

2  Thank PegandHarold
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You see photos and it look great, but the experience of standing in the ancient amphitheatre is mind-blowing. Awe-inspiring. The acoustics are truly fantastic. The archaeological site is also fantastic.

1  Thank CraigStr
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Go to the cheap seats and just stair out at this wonder. The beautiful hills are the background for what have been an incredible venue so long ago. Unlike many archaeological sites in Greece, this place is still intact.

Thank BoilerDaveNH
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ClayF2
13 November 2017|
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Response from PegandHarold | Reviewed this property |
We didn't hire a guide and enjoyed it very much. We travelled there from Nafplio by public bus. However, if you'd like more in depth information, I believe it's best to go with a tour from Nafplio or Athens. There were no... More
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4 November 2017|
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Response from AKAMUKEKE | Reviewed this property |
the 2018 programs will be available in April 2018. Note, some events are canceled, or simple rescheduled Remember, it is not the "event", rather it is the feeling of being there, watching and listening. Most events are... More
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Response from Ilias_t_t | Reviewed this property |
Visit greekfestival dot gr slash en slash events and check it in April or May. On the right there is a drop down menu. Choose "Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus" (remove the space and one dot from the link )
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