Anfiteatro Romano, Lecce

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Anfiteatro Romano is a large roman amphitheater discovered in the center of Lecce, able to seat 75,000 people. See a concert or live performance in the amphitheater or wander around freely during the day. Information boards provide information about the site. It is well lit in the evenings, so you can see this open-air site any time of day or night. See Anfiteatro Romano and all Lecce has to offer by arranging your trip with our Lecce attractions app .
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  • August 18, 2017
    Gorgeous Roman amphitheatre in Lecce, in fact it was only discovered a slice the rest is still buried in that to find out would be demolished a good chunk of the town, including a 16th century Church and the castle of Charles the fifth, however what you see makes the idea, not to be missed.
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  • August 17, 2017
    In the heart of the city, very well maintained and still used for outdoor performances. Well worth a visit.
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  • August 17, 2017
    The Roman amphitheatre is located at Piazza Sant'Oronzo and is found between 1904 and 1938. Its construction dates back to the second century after Christ.
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  • Perfectly preserved Amphitheater from the 2nd century that should have offered originally around 25,000 spectators. It from Piazza S. Oronzo is available and just evening a great sight.
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To enjoy Lecce's medieval architecture, consider staying at a B&B in the town center. Elegant on the outside and comfortable on the inside, B&Bs in this area offer airy rooms and modern conveniences suitable for every budget. If you wish to avoid the crowds of the city's central areas, explore the lodgings offered by private guesthouses on the edge of town. Located in quiet residential zones, they provide access to private outdoor spaces and secure parking, just a short drive from the old town's shops and restaurants.
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