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Reviewed 3 days ago

Experience history by walking where spectators walked. Don’t miss the mosaics in the lower chambers.

Thank TravelwithCarol2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

Even if is not fully excavated , the ruins of the roman amphitheater are amazing, and is worth to visit them.Hope the EU and UNESCO would support with the funds for continue the excavating works .

Thank BackPacker797870
Reviewed 1 week ago

This fabulous ruined city is well worth a visit. Beautiful and interesting. Best with a guide if possible.

Thank Lawnturtle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Amphitheatre of Durres, built in the 2nd century BC, figures amongst the largest monuments of the Antiquity. It is the only monument of this type in Albania. The Amphitheater is unique because it has only been partially excavated. The amphitheater is elliptical in its...More

1  Thank springbank
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This ampitheatre is quite large but not fully excavated. There is still plenty to see to give you an idea what it would have been like. Some lovely wall mosaics.

Thank lakelover908
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Roman amphitheatre dating from the second century AD. It is free to walk around the perimeter of the amphitheatre and costs 200L to enter the Amphitheatre site. There is also an archaeological museum a short walk from the site of the amphitheatre.

Thank lonewayfarer
Reviewed 25 September 2018

The ruins of the Roman amphitheater sit just outside the city center on the way to Volga Beach. They're in relatively good shape. You can visit the lower area underneath for a small fee.

Thank Sam L
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Lots of untold history, visiting the site gives you a glimpse of the culture that have been in Durres at some point in time between the greek and the roman, lots more history need to be unfolded

Thank johnathannewgate
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

This place is absolutely wonderful. I noticed that a lot of people take pictures from the outside and do not wish to spend 200 lek which is little less then $2 to go and see it inside. I think it's their lose and they choose...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018

Good place to visit for history enthusiasts. You can walk almost everywhere. Well conserved site but there is much more to reveal. You will a poor quality BW photocopy of the site. The entrance fee is 1,5 EURO. You will get what you pay.

Thank dorin b
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