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Amazing to see this place plus the Aquaduct that runs nearby. Also amazing to see the damage done when they cut out a section to lay the Madrid to Lisbon road through it in 1862. Really made my day and all part of the see...More
The old Roman circus is about a 25 minute walk from the old town centre. It is slightly disappointing because not much of the original structure remains but there are commentaries and interesting explanations in English (and Spanish) which improves the experience.
So impressive & walked the entire Crocus with signage in English. Then to get to the Visitor Centre and find in their little museum nil in English and again the short DVD ONLY IN SPANISH. This is nonsense as even at the Semana Santa Museum...More
From the viewpoint above the reception centre you can see the sheer size of the site. Imagine the chariots being released from the traps to the right and then staging to get to the line and then crashing down the track to the 180 curve...More
it's a large piece of grassland, the former Roman CIrcus for horse races. but there is about nothing to see. the visit is included in the combined ticket for archeological Merida, so it will cost you nothing but time (as it is located a bit...More