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Teatro Greco di Segesta

Calatafimi-Segesta, Sicily, Italy
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Strength in History

Theater still very beautiful and in good condition. Time has little impact. I do not know how... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Take the Walk Up

When you're visiting the site, after you've seen the temple, make sure to walk up the hill and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jon M
Long Beach, CA
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Calatafimi-Segesta, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Theater still very beautiful and in good condition. Time has little impact. I do not know how much the man does for maintenance. There is not much of historical information. Anyway a tour guide was very nice and helpful to explain. Very nice view. With...More

Thank Profilist
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you're visiting the site, after you've seen the temple, make sure to walk up the hill and don't take the bus. It is a strenuous walk in the heat but it's well worth it. There are several other small archaeological sites that you can...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Made a stop to this location. The view is awesome and well worth the stop. Seriously, even if its hot and you think no way do it. You may only be there once, so its worth it.

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best preserved ampitheatre in the Med! We have been to a number of amphiteatres and this so far one of the best. It's totally in good condition. What helps probably is that there are not numerous tourists. You can just sit down...More

Thank Tetskie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best amphitheater in Sicily as compared to the ones in Siracusa and Taormina. The one in Taormina is definitely more scenic overall, but the one in Segesta is more pristine in terms of the lack of wooden planks being laid on top...More

Thank Al S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great half day trip at low cost. See my review on this trip under the archaeological park, which includes both the temple and the theatre (and so there are three separate items being reviewed in TripAdvisor to confuse everyone).

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I wish I had been a of Segesta anno 400 BC just to sit in this theatre a day watch a play with this magnificent backdrop. Absolutely stunning.

Thank VincentRvanH
Reviewed 26 May 2017

excellent place to visit and imagine how tough it was to build. view is dramatic, shows amazing bridges built be modern romans.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 2 May 2017

If you are visiting the temple down below, you must take the time to either hike or take the shuttle bus up to this theatre. It is certainly one of the best preserved that I've seen. The views are breathtaking, so after taking a ton...More

Thank Jill F
Reviewed 7 April 2017

On a hot day it is best to take the transport to the top where the theatre is situated [small charge] The hill is some 431 metres above sea level and the theatre is so situated so that the prevailing wind would blow the sound...More

Thank Paul H
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