Verona
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  • Discover Verona: City Highlights Guided Walking Tour

    1. Discover Verona: City Highlights Guided Walking Tour

    Meet up with your English- and German-speaking official guide in the center of the city and get ready to discover the delights of this northern Italian city. Explore the streets of Verona’s historical center, taking in the churches and palaces that have helped make this town a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site.   Your first highlight will be Romeo’s house and Juliet’s house, where you’ll learn about Shakespeare’s romantic tragedy that inspires hundreds of people to get married every year. But Verona is not only about romance and love ⁠— it’s also the most important and powerful Roman city ever built, and the Arena is proof. Built in 30 AD, the Arena is remarkably well preserved for its age. Learn about its history and how it has survived all these years.   Then, enjoy the story of Piazza Dane, the Scala family, and all the historical figures who contributed to make Verona what it is. ...

    Very nice tour to get to know Verona. Could be a little longer and more detailed.

  • From Lake Garda: Verona Full-Day Tour

    2. From Lake Garda: Verona Full-Day Tour

    Discover one of the jewels of the Italian Renaissance on a full-day tour to the romantic city of Verona. Choose from multiple departure points in Lake Garda and travel in comfort by air-conditioned coach. Take a short walk into the city center on arrival and see one of the best-preserved monuments of the Roman Empire at the Arena, still used for concerts today. Continue to Piazza dei Signori and Piazza Erbe before going to Juliet's House to look at the balcony where Romeo declared his eternal love for Juliet in Shakespeare’s tragedy. Learn more about how the city has developed over the centuries and discover artistic elements from different periods, including the medieval Castelvecchio and the tombs of the Scaligeri family at the church of Santa Maria Antica. Admire the Roman bridge over the Adige River and more. Then, get some free time to stroll down Via Mazzini and browse the local...

    very great experience . The guide Alessandro is very skilled. He speaks very well differents language ( french...)

  • Verona: Highlights and Panorama Bike Tour

    3. Verona: Highlights and Panorama Bike Tour

    Join a bike tour to see Verona, considered the most romantic Italian city thanks to the fascination of one of the most important of Shakespeare’s plays, Romeo and Juliet. As you cycle, imagine the beautiful history and fiction of this city. Reach Piazza Bra, the largest piazza in all of Verona. See the Verona Arena, a Roman amphitheater built around 30 A.D. Cycle through Piazza Erbe and its open-air market, Piazzale Castel San Pietro and the beautiful San Zeno basilica. From Brà Molinari, enjoy an amazing view of the city's river and hills. After stopping in front of the Duomo and crossing the ancient Roman arch bridge Ponte Pietra, prepare your legs: you'll leave your bikes for a little while to climb up to Castel San Pietro by a panoramic staircase. Climb 231 steps to a viewpoint of Verona's skyline. Rest assured: you will be highly rewarded for your small effort by the spectacular ...

  • Verona: Romeo and Juliet Guided Walking Tour

    4. Verona: Romeo and Juliet Guided Walking Tour

    Learn about the romance, drama and family feuds of Verona that led Shakespeare to choose the city as the setting for Romeo and Juliet. Start your guided tour at the famous Arena, which was built before Rome’s Colosseum and is still used for cultural events. Walk to Juliet's house to see the famous balcony and the statue of Juliet. Continue to Herbs Square, where you’ll find a lively market, the Lamberti Tower, and the ancient Domus Mercatorum. Next, make a stop at the historical Signori Square. See structures from the Roman through to the Romanesque, Gothic, and Renaissance periods. Pass through medieval courtyards on your way to the Scala Family Tombs.

    Our tour guide Mauro was absolutely incredible! He was so knowledgeable and passionate about the beautiful city of Verona. It was the highlight of our vacation this year! We highly recommend this tour and Mauro to anyone looking for a tour in Verona.

  • Verona: Valpolicella Wine Garden Visit with Wine Tasting

    5. Verona: Valpolicella Wine Garden Visit with Wine Tasting

    Develop your knowledge and understanding of Valpolicella wine during this private and intimate wine tasting session. The experience is perfect for lovers of Italian culture, food, and most importantly, wine. Meet your guide then head to an idyllic wine garden located next to the beautiful Adige River. Take your seats then dive straight into the world of wine as you listen to interesting details about the region’s flavorsome wines. With the help of an expert guide, perfect your wine tasting skills and allow yourself to be immersed in aroma and taste. During the experience, taste a selection of premium DOC red wines accompanied by fresh local produce including salami, cheese, chutney, and bread.

    We had an amazing time, would 100% recommend to everyone. It was very easy to book and locate, the location was very nice with a beautiful view. The wines and food were delicious and the quantity of both exceeded our expectations for the reasonable price! Our guide was very knowledgable and friendly, made us feel welcome and comfortable!

  • Verona: Private 2-Hour Walking Tour

    6. Verona: Private 2-Hour Walking Tour

    See the sights of Verona on a 2-hour walking tour with a private guide and marvel at monuments from different periods of the city's rich history. Marvel at the monumental Roman amphitheater on Piazza Brà, built in the 1st century AD and still in use today. Stroll down to the River Adige to see the medieval fortress of the Castelvecchio and historic Ponte Scaligero (Castelvecchio Bridge). Pass through the 3rd-century Porta Borsari archway that formed part of the original Roman walls. Continue along the Corso to Piazza Erbe at the heart of the Roman city and soak up the lively atmosphere. See the historical Café Dante on Piazza dei Signori and admire the medieval Palazzi Scaligeri where the Scaliger Tombs commemorate the family that ruled Verona from the 13th to the late 14th century. Continue down a narrow alleyway to stand in front of the house and balcony where Romeo declared his lov...

  • From Milan: Venice and Verona Guided Tour

    7. From Milan: Venice and Verona Guided Tour

    The tour departs from Milan Central Station in the early morning and crosses Lombardy to reach Venice. Situated on a marshy lagoon on the Adriatic Sea, Venice is internationally famous for its waterways and scenic canals. Upon arrival in Venice, enjoy a tour of the city’s historical center, passing by Saint Mark’s Square, the Basilica, and the beautiful Bridge of Sighs. Next, enjoy some free time to explore on your own, shop for souvenirs, and snap photos for your vacation album. Continue the tour towards Verona, known for being the setting of the love story between Romeo and Juliet. Take a stroll along the banks of the River Adige, cross the Ponte Scaliero, and admire the stunning Castelvecchio, a medieval castle built in the golden age of Verona. In the early afternoon, begin the return journey back to Milan.

  • Veneto: Amarone Cooking and Tasting Experience in a Villa

    8. Veneto: Amarone Cooking and Tasting Experience in a Villa

    Head off on a beautiful journey into the countryside of northern Italy and discover the best food and wine the region has to offer, served in one of the most sumptuous Renaissance surroundings. At one of Verona’s most distinguished villas, encircled by the vineyards of Valpolicella, you will not only taste the gourmet delights of this top Italian kitchen, you will get a chance to cook them. See the ancient, well-stocked cellars and taste Amarone, the rich, dry red wine made from partially dried grapes. Start with a guided tour of the best Valpolicella wine cellar before moving onto Amarone vineyards, owned by one of the most renowned wine makers in Italy and set in the beautiful rolling hillsides surrounding Verona. Here you will learn all about the characteristics of the various grape varieties and the viticulture behind Valpolicella wine. Then, continue to one of the finest examples o...

  • 2-hour Private Guided Walking Tour of Verona

    9. 2-hour Private Guided Walking Tour of Verona

    The tour starts at the Roman Arena, where you’ll marvel at the imposing and surprisingly well preserved Roman amphitheater that is the true heart of Verona. From here you’ll head to the Capulet house, where you can ponder why Juliet is so immensely more popular than Romeo, and learn about Juliet's Club. Visit the laid-back Piazza Erbe, most likely the oldest, continuously functioning marketplace in the world. Adjacent is the classy Piazza dei Signori, considered to the living room of the city, and home to elegant statues of poets and knights.

    We had a very small group which was fortunate for us. The tour was well paced and informative. We were given a opportunity to ask questions and take our time at things of interest to us. Would highly recommend this tour to anyone.

  • 2-hours Amarone Wine Tour with Sommelier Wine Tastings

    10. 2-hours Amarone Wine Tour with Sommelier Wine Tastings

    Visit Verona’s most innovative wine cellar, where winemakers use their magic to produce wines popular around the world. Taste nine wines, including some of the most famous Amarone wines, along with other Valpolicella wines. In the process, learn about the production method from an expert sommelier. As well as exploring this modern winery, you will also visit the ancient cellar, carved out of a sandstone wall. This is where, year after year, the wines mature, before finally being bottled. You will taste the red wine that made the province of Veneto-Amarone della Valpolicella so famous, and learn about the unique methods of making this classic dry red wine. Extended wine tastings give you an opportunity to try some of the best versions of Amarone along with other Valpolicella wines.

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What people are saying about Verona

The city tour was very interesting for everyone in the family. The most important sights of Verona were well explained and also a lot of interesting facts about the beautiful city were conveyed. A very personable city guide who answers questions competently.

It's the perfect way to discover the city for the first time ! Our tourist guide was really easy to talk to so we learned a lot! I recommand !

very great experience . The guide Alessandro is very skilled. He speaks very well differents language ( french...)

Very nice tour to get to know Verona. Could be a little longer and more detailed.

Aurora is a competent and friendly guide who knows a lot of Verona.