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Short walk from centre

Interesting amphitheatre. Abandoned and although you can’t clamber around due to chain link fencing... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
London, United Kingdom
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I was in this quiet little town on a cruise and really wanted to find this amphitheater but it... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Brooklyn, New York
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3 Sep 2018
“Short walk from centre”
13 Aug 2018
“Ask for Directions”
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Interesting amphitheatre. Abandoned and although you can’t clamber around due to chain link fencing you get very close. The front seat with backs are modern and cement we thought! Not sure why a small channel runs around the front of each level of seating. Anyone...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank zazu2012
Reviewed 13 August 2018

I was in this quiet little town on a cruise and really wanted to find this amphitheater but it definitely wasn't obvious where to find it and few people we encountered spoke English. After a couple false starts and dead ends (literally), we found it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kleic
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Completely abandoned site getting overgrown but of course it is free and you can wander at will. Nature is really starting to comsume the site it is difficult to get to now in years to come it will be completely lost.

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 2 April 2015

A really small ancient theater completely abandoned by the state.It lies within the limits of the military camp of Gytheio!When you try to come closer to the theatre they start shouting at you.Total paranoid.Nothing more to see,just for a ride.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Αλέξανδρος Ν
Reviewed 12 October 2014

This small greek theatre is a great place to stop and tell the kids the story of Helen of Troy, as part of it happened around that area.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank pinir67
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Well worth a visit if you're not too far away. A beautiful ancient amphitheater, with a nice small museum on the grounds. Good for an hour or two.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank lcorby1949
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Not possible to see because it close to the military casern. They almost shut on us because we wanted to be closer of the amphithéâtre

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Ln D
Reviewed 19 June 2014

It would be nice to see this little theatre included in the revamp of the town that is going on. There is very little to see or experience as it is completely fenced off.

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank BelleBig
Reviewed 17 May 2014

A well preserved ancient amphitheatre is one of the main landmarks of Gytheio. Is is located a little north of the main street of the town.

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank Fane_Babanul
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