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Plovdiv Roman Theatre

Plovdiv Old Town, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
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Plovdiv Old Town, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 2 days ago

You can easily admire the Theatre from above and avoid the small admission fee. Mrs. went in, and I stayed upstairs and had a drink at the little cafe. Uncovered only in 1972 during a landslide. The theatre hosts some special events and concerts.

Thank chitownsam
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a awesome place. Coming from Italy we are used to see places like this one, but the fact that we were not imagining to see something similar over there makes this place impressive the way more. We visited it at 9am, just at the...More

Thank chiara c
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the must see sights of the city, I regret that I cound not see a concert in it, overall I really recomend going there if you are visiting plovdiv

Thank mariagonzalez2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is exciting to be part of something like this - classic music, great decors implemented in the genuine Roman Theatre, amazing performance and all this in a hot summer night on the top of the hill where the city lights are a background of...More

Thank Nikoleta M
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are not many huge landmarks in Plovdiv that can be described as "must-visit" sites, but if any deserve to be called so it is the Roman Theatre. It is still used as a theatre today, with modern lighting and sound equipment, but in the...More

1  Thank GandalfTheDrunk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite a good bit of Roman ruin but closed on the day of our visit. Site is used for various functions and was being prepared for some sort of concert. We still had a good view from the metal railings

Thank CrocodileRoc
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can get a beautiful view of the theatre and the skyline from the top of the theatre. Nice little coffee shop and ice creams at the top so you can just sit on the comfy sofas and have a breather. You can pay to...More

Thank Graca P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite place in Plovdiv! There is a small cosy coffee just above the theater and a man can enjoy the view or some of the the performances or music festivals and concerts! This place still carries the atmosphere of the old roman times!

Thank Hristina H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked there yesterday and they were rehearsing for a Folk Festival. The sound of the Music was very clear and you could see the dancers practising for that night. If you want to visit inside it would cost 5 bgm their currency. We could...More

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic relic of 2000 years ago. Almost untouched - hidden under gardens etc for 1500 years. Shows are available to see.

Thank WelshTrekker
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Response from Nevena H | Reviewed this property |
I haven't seen a ramp for wheelchairs and in general the access to the place to start with will be very tricky - the old town is mostly laid with cobble stones and on foot it can be tricky, let alone with a helping vehicle... More