Ancient Roman Theater in Milos
A theater for venus
The specificity of the theater of Milos is based on the inscriptions on the seats. According to them, the youngster men were sat at separate locations from the singers and the "Vouleftes". The theater was built in the Hellenistic era.
In the seven tiers there are nine rows of seats. The retaining walls are made of trachyte stone.
The unfinished theater
A small, white marble theater of Hellenistic or Roman times, facing the blue sea.
It was discovered in 1814, just six years before the Venus of Milos, who was buried in the same area with the theater, and it was eventually excavated from 1816 to 1867. The horseshoe shaped orchestra is twenty-seven meters in diameter, is divided by stairs in seven tiers. The theater remained unfinished as it is revealed by some unfinished sculptures from the decoration of stage.
Source: “Ta Nea”. The unknown treasures of Greece
For your stay in Milos, you can book a room in one of the hotels and Bed & Breakfast inns.
In Trypiti, close to the Ancient Roman Theater, as well as in many other areas of the island, there are hotels and accommodations of various categories and types (rooms to let, residences, Bed & Breakfast inns, studios, hostels, guesthouses and furnished apartments) that can satisfy every visitor's demands and needs for a pleasant and enjoyable stay.
You will find wonderful hotels, rooms and apartments to let of all categories and price ranges.
The road network in Milos is very good with the main roads paved while the unpaved roads are passable.
In Milos you can use the buses to go to the villages and beaches. Main destinations are Adamas, Triovasalo, Plaka, Tripiti, Pachaina, Filakopi, Pollonia, Zefiria, Paliochori, Chivadolimni, Provatas.
The main port of Milos is Adamas. Pollonia also has a port but is used mainly for a coastal link with Kimolos.
Daily trips by lying dolphin or catamaran from Piraeus. There are also daily excursions by boat or small ships are organized so as to be able to do the round of the Milos and go to the beaches. Also you can visit Kimolos from Pollonia.
There are daily flights from Athens. You can go to the aiport of Milos (in Adamas) only by taxi or by car.
For your convenience, you can use the route map on the field “Routes” with information about the mileage, the time you need and the route you will follow, selecting the points of interest.