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Sumbul Sok., Side, Manavgat, Turkey
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Reviewed today via mobile

One of the best maintained amphitheaters I ever saw. A must see of the region, imposing, and you will get breath taking views from the top not only of this specific spot, also the sea and the traditional surroundings!

Thank Marius A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The amphitheatre is well worth a visit if your in the Antalya region. It is absolutely stunning as are the Aqua ducts at the at the side of the the historic attraction.

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 2 days ago

This amphitheatre took my breath away. It is so well preserved I was amazed. The views from the top were awesome. You could see the sea and surrounding beach area. Lots of other ruins surrounded the place. Well worth a visit.

Thank tmint29
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was cheap to go in, and we were very pleased that we did. You have access to most areas, e.g. you can sit in the tiers and walk down the isles to the stage at the bottom. You get a great idea of what...More

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited this site last year and again this visit. It’s amazing but also quite sad to see that this ancient monument is decaying away with no protection. People are able to clamber all over the ancient ruins . I guess there are no funds...More

Thank AmandaBurgess
Reviewed 1 week ago

This theater considering it's age is in relatively good shape. I have attended a concert in it years ago and the acoustics are very good. Walking around it does not need a lot of imagination to think what it must have been like in it's...More

Thank Mjhole
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

20 turkish liras to enter ( september 2018) great place but it is under the restoration now. You can take a picture and try to feel the soul of the ancient city ..

Thank Mete M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked here from our hotel, had a lovely day walking around. Suitable for a family day out or even alone, a lot to learn here. The only down fall was it was quite crowded and difficult to take photographs with the long waiting queues.

Thank Tanina S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were unsure about paying since everything else in Side is free. It’s just there! But 30TL per head (less than 5GBP) is nothing for what awaits you inside. The largest Amphitheatre in Asia Minor does not disappoint. Unique in being built with no or...More

1  Thank Steviec189
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s not as grand as Aspendos, or as steep as Hierapolis, but it’s one of the oldest theatres in Turkey and very accessible! Included in the Museum Card

Thank Sara H
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Response from Jofrod | Reviewed this property |
Hi, not sure about Hotels in the area but if you use Tripadvisor and add filters it’s very good at finding just what you need. The whole area around the amphitheater has restaurants within a five min walk in any direction... More
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Response from AdamT3469 | Reviewed this property |
For adult was 20 Turkish lira and child I don't know :)
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Response from Corrine B | Reviewed this property |
They would always be open, as they are all clearly seen by the side of the road, just walking along the footpaths will bring you to all of the ruins, there are no entry points. Its a lovely walk on the beach path, then when... More
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