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Greek Theater

Viale Paradiso 14 | Parco Archeologico della Neapolis, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 66206
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This well-preserved Greek theater (5th-centry B.C.) is still used for performances of classical works.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Viale Paradiso 14 | Parco Archeologico della Neapolis, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

Well worth the hike up the small hill to get a sense of the scale of this place and the views of Ortigia and the sea in the distance. There is a natural spring with crystal clear water rising out of an grotto at the...More

Thank Legal_itinerant
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After Taormina was unsure that Syracuse could top it but it does The park had roman and Greek and natural wonders Perfect for a few hours of wonder

Thank Oldnotwise
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Where good walking shoes & bring a walking stick if possible. Terrain is not level for most of the tour. The history is great. There is much to see. Try to go on a bit cooler day. It was very hot on the day I...More

Thank Franini73
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Yes, pay for the guide. This will enhance your visit for sure. To know about Greek history and the many historical layers that surround this archeological complex you'd better have a professional guide to explain it all to you. It's one of the best representations...More

Thank lmeinking
Reviewed 6 days ago

Super place lots of history there need good walking shoes lots of hills , very open and in the heat of the scisillian sun it gets unbearable take a hat and cover your shoulders. Fantastic view of the harbour and sea from the top ,...More

Thank Alison P
Reviewed 6 days ago

The theater is beautiful and needs to be visited. The only problem is that most likely rehabilitation works are being done. It's disturbing if you want to take a picture.

Thank LoredanaHo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited one hot day in September. The theatre is still used for plays etc but nothing was on whilst we were in Sicily. Well worth the visit.

Thank cris P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I got here when they opened, and had the place all to myself. The theater is impressive, and unlike the adjacent Roman theater, you can walk all around. Down below you should walk through the gardens and the "Ear of Dionysius" cave. Free bathrooms

Thank mrsirin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The remains of the Greek theater is amazing-there is also the "ear of Dionysus" which is quite interesting-there are trails that if taken are above the theater and offer beautiful views-The cost is 10Euro for adults with no discount for seniors-which I feel should be...More

Thank Jocat1944
Reviewed 1 week ago

For me this was the highlight of the archeological park. The sheer scale is amazing and that fact that is still around (and still used) is astonishing. I read some reviews moaning about the wooden covering; I can assure there was no sign of it...More

Thank MissDiscodolly
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itchyfeetminnie
12 March 2017|
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Response from EricSkopec | Reviewed this property |
If you are an avid walker, it should be possible. Be aware that its generally uphill along busy streets that are less than photogenic. Personally, I think there are better uses for your time. Our hotel was a bit closer, but... More
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Dorothy B
5 October 2015|
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