Ancient Theatre of Philippi, Krinides

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  • Worth to visit the ancient theatre of Philippi in Krynides area of Kavala. The beautiful theater
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  • The ancient site of Philippi is important for several reasons: it was a city that King Philip II of Macedonia (father of Alexander the Great) built in the C4 BC, and gave it his own name. The gold and...  more »
  • Nice big archaeological site. Spacious car park and for the entrance to the theatre a very large terrace in a large garden. The theatre and the archaeological excavations are pretty big. The museum is not too large.
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  • WOW.. What a place. It is massive and so much to see. Bring some hard wearing shoes, a hat and water if the weather is warm or hot. An absolute must forcanyone interested in Greek and Roman history.
  • Nice place for refreshments snack's & coffee
  • Magnificent to visit day or night during a performance of drama. Apart from the theatre there is the ancient town of Philippines to walk through and a stretch of the Roman built road Via Egnatia! Surrounding area includes mini restaurant and small park
  • Amazing slice of history! Wonderful place and views! Adds to the performance!
  • Not far from Kavala there is the archaeological place of Philippi.There where Alexander the Great was living with his father.

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