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7 things to do in Verona

Whether you fancy yourself a Romeo or a Juliet, Verona is a beautiful city with plenty of historic spots to rejuvenate your romantic side. Shakespeare didn’t set three of his plays in this city for nothing. Tour of our list of the top attractions of Verona.

Piazza delle Erbe

Piazza delle Erbe

Feast on vibrant fruits and vegetables, then stop to appreciate medieval architecture in Verona's ancient square, where the fountain of Madonna Verona has stood since 1386.

Basilica of San Zeno

Basilica of San Zeno

The Basilica of San Zeno is not just for lovers, but it may inspire you to visit the crypt and behold the setting of Romeo and Juliet’s marriage with your own eyes.

Arena di Verona

Arena di Verona

The magic of the performing arts imbued in the bricks and red marble of the Verona Arena is apparent in every whisper from the stage, no matter which concentric tier you choose.

Castelvecchio Bridge

Castelvecchio Bridge

Also known as Ponte di Castel Vecchio or Scaliger Bridge, the Castelvecchio Bridge boasted the world’s largest span at the time of its construction in the 14th century

Torre dei Lamberti

Torre dei Lamberti

At 84 meters, the Torre dei Lamberti is the largest medieval tower in the city and it takes nearly 400 steps to get to the viewing platform. Luckily there is also an elevator!

Scaliger Tombs

Scaliger Tombs

Don't forget to tour the Scaliger tombs. Art historians will recognize the Gothic style of the architecture in both the tomb and the chapel of Santa Maria Antica.

Castelvecchio

Castelvecchio

Enjoy the medieval castle in its present restored state and take a stroll through the eponymous museum to get a closer look at a collection of Veronian artifacts.

Planning Your Verona Visit

How to Get Around?

Verona is a city meant for lovers on foot. Feel free to ditch the car and bid farewell to the confines of public transport, the city of Verona is small enough to traverse without mechanical aid. Of course, should you decide to visit Lake Garda, there are both ferries and buses to aid you on your journey.

Where to Eat Well in Verona?

For even less than twenty euros, it's possible to eat like a royal in Verona. Take a backstreet or two, and find your choice of Trattoria, Caffè, or Osteria. Don’t be shocked to eat communally with strangers; Verona favors many modes of degustation.

Where to Stay?

There are a myriad of winding streets to meander through, and when it comes to home comforts, Verona is not lacking. Piazza delle Erbe is the beating lover’s heart in this Italian city, and staying nearby puts you right in the center of town.

Good to know

  • Language
    Italian
  • Currency
    Euro (€)
  • Time Zone
    UTC (+01:00)
  • Country Code
    +39
  • Best time to visit
    It's best to visit in the spring and early autumn, when the temperatures are mild and there are fewer tourists.

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What people are saying about Verona

Great tour with lots of history and interesting information

Our guide, Manuela was great. Very knowledgeable and informative. I would recommend this tour for anyone visiting Verona.

Verona: 3-Hour Guided Walking Tour Reviewed by Julie, 06/11/2019

Relaxing with stops at the highest quality stores with excelkent tasti

The guide was very friendly snd helpful and it was a great way to spend a few hours.

Verona: Food Tour with Wine Tasting Reviewed by brian, 04/28/2019

Great tour with a very informative guide.

We had a great small walking tour with Irene our guide. She was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable about Verona and we really enjoyed it.

Enjoyed the class, Chef Michela was wonderful, mix up on starting time

Document with ticket said start time was 1000. It actually started at 1100. Luckily I took coffee down the street, and I was contacted, to still make class. Enjoyable in-house lesson with Chef Michela

Verona: Pizza Cooking Class Experience Reviewed by Ank, 02/27/2019

An excellent day full of culture and food

The tour was fun and very informative. The guide tailored the tour to suit our interests. It was great how we got to taste wonderful delights of Verona at unique locations, each with its own specialty. It was a great and memorable day.

Verona Food Tour with Guide Reviewed by Franca, 02/20/2019