Circo Romano

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  • Address: Rambla Vella, 2, 43003 Tarragona, Spain, 43003
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +34-977242220
  • Ticket Price: 3 EUR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Family And Kids, Landmarks, Monuments And Memorials

The Circ Roma dates back to the 1st century and is believed to be operational till the 5th century AD. It was used as a chariot racing track that was pulled by 2 or 4 horses. Riders would race around the arena which was protected by a wall that was 2 meters high to keep the audience at a safe distance from the track. At its peak, the circus would be able to seat nearly 30,000 spectators just like any modern arena today!

Much like the amphitheater, the Circus was one of the entertaining spots in the city. The building is 325 meters in length and around 100 meters in width.  In a way, it is one of the earliest race tracks in the world and its structure and shape is something that has a strikingly similar to modern tracks as well.

The entire construction of the structure still astounds historians with its vaults made from cement, strongly supported stairs, a raised platform construction, internal corridors and carceres that led people into 12 rooms (6 of either side). The tower of the Circ Roman is a highlight for visitors and is a good spot to take in the panoramic views of the city. The place has a small museum and underground tunnels that complete the track. A walk along the illuminated vaults is a surreal experience and if you can, don’t forget to take a few pictures when you explore the place.

Circo Romano Travel Tips

  • Other Contact detailed : +34 977242579

Entrance Ticket Details For Circo Romano

Admission Fee:

  • Full prices (for adults): 3.25 Euros
  • Reduced (students, groups, retired persons): 1.65 Euros
  • Under 16 years: Free

How to Reach Circo Romano

  • By Bus: At Rambla Vella
  • By Train: Tarragona train station
  • By Taxi
  • By Walking

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  • Circo Romano Address: Rambla Vella, 2, 43003 Tarragona, Spain, 43003
  • Circo Romano Contact Number: +34-977242220
  • Circo Romano Timing: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Circo Romano Price: 3 EUR
  • Time required to visit Circo Romano: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 86.27% of people who visit Tarragona include Circo Romano in their plan

  • 60% of people start their Circo Romano visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Circo Romano

Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Circo Romano

People normally club together Carrer Del Còs Del Bou, 20 and Mediterranean Balcony while planning their visit to Circo Romano.

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