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Amphitheatre (les Arenes)

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Address: Rond-Point des Arenes | Arènes d Arles, 13200, Arles, France
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Great views from up top

Amazing amphitheater that has been redone and is used for events currently.climb to the top for some great views of the city.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You will not miss the best preserved Roman amphitheater in Europe. Of course you will compare the Coliseum, but ... arena is "whole", offers a sharper image and on a combat theater of antiquity. Hats off for the way in which it was preserved!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing amphitheater that has been redone and is used for events currently.climb to the top for some great views of the city.

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply put this is one of the finest ancient ampitheatre's in the world. In the heart of the lovely Provence town of Arles, it really is a must see!. Take care with the steps though if you are less mobile there are many if you want to see the best views.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We saw a show at Christmas and it was fabulous. The security was very good and it was a brilliant experience. I highly recommend going at Christmas.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At the centre of Arles a great piece of city history and well preserved. A very nice area to visit and go around

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While not as big as the amphitheater in Rome, more of this structure has been better preserved/reconstructed. These structures look better when they have not been completely destroyed by subsequent people using them for rock quarries. You get a really good sense of the size of the facilities built by the Romans. Its a shame the Roman civilization went into... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Advertised as one of the best preserved arenas from the ancient Roman world, in fact, this arena is well preserved, mainly due to the fact it has been in use for almost 2000 years. Smaller than the Roman coliseum, but basically the same concept, it is a great example of Roman engineering.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Really very well preserved and almost as impressive as Rome itself. Entry fee but very little info provided for it better to look it up on the unesco site

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

this is a well-preserved, maintained amphotheatre. a truly amazing building which you can examine in detail. Vast areas have been well reconstructed. You must visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Loved outside (the place closed minutes before we arrived there). Definitely a place to visit next time (with doors open).

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