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Verona: Food Tasting and Walking Tour with Cable Car

Verona: Food Tasting and Walking Tour with Cable Car

Immerse yourself in the best of Verona on a fascinating small group tour that takes you to the most iconic sites in the city. Start your journey at Bra Square, where you'll see the stunning Roman Amphitheater, also known as the Arena. Learn from your expert guide, and save valuable time exploring. Explore the city's rich history as we visit the Roman Gavi's Arch, the Roman Borsari Gate, and the Roman Stone Bridge. Stroll along the Adige riverfront, which offers breathtaking views of the ancient, but no longer existing Saint Thomas Island. Walk through the medieval lanes and take in the unique architecture of the city's historic buildings. Then, head to Saint Peter Hill for the Belvedere, where you'll enjoy a spectacular view of Verona from the top, reached by cable car. Once back to the town center, visit other notable attractions like the Roman Theatre and Della Scala Medieval Tombs. No visit to Verona is complete without seeing Romeo's House and Juliet's Balcony. We'll stop at Signori Square and Erbe Square, where you can soak up the vibrant atmosphere of the city. To top it all off, we'll return to Bra Square for a tasting of typical local products, giving you a chance to savor the delicious flavors of Verona. Join a local feast with cold cuts, ham, cheeses, and two different kinds of local wines. Don't miss out on this unforgettable tour that will take you on a journey through Verona's rich history, culture, and cuisine. Have a personalized experience with a knowledgeable guide and a small group of fellow travelers, an experience that you'll remember for years to come.

Verona: Self-Guided Audio Tour

Verona: Self-Guided Audio Tour

Welcome to Verona, where the ancient stones of the Arena resonate with the passion of Shakespearean tales and the air is infused with the romantic whispers of star-crossed lovers. Our Verona Self-Guided Audio Tour invites you to step into the heart of this enchanting Italian city, where history, art, and timeless tales converge to create a symphony of cultural richness. As you stroll through the cobblestone streets of the historic center, the audio guide becomes your companion, narrating the tales of ancient Roman gladiators, medieval nobility, and the immortal love story of Romeo and Juliet. Traverse the bustling Piazza delle Erbe, where vibrant markets unfold against the backdrop of medieval architecture, and let the audio guide unveil the secrets of Juliet's House, a pilgrimage site for romantics worldwide. Wander through the labyrinthine alleys of Verona's well-preserved medieval core, where every corner tells a story of the city's illustrious past. From the majestic Castelvecchio, guarding the Adige River, to the exquisite Ponte Pietra, witness the architectural marvels that have withstood the test of time. The Verona Self-Guided Audio Tour also extends an invitation to explore beyond the well-trodden paths. Discover hidden gems like the Giusti Gardens, an oasis of tranquility amidst the city's vibrant energy, or climb the Torre dei Lamberti for panoramic views that encapsulate Verona's timeless beauty. Whether you're an art enthusiast, a hopeless romantic, or a history buff, Verona beckons with open arms, and our audio guide is your key to unlocking the city's treasures. Learn more about the top 15 tourist attractions in Verona. Its history, culture, myths, architecture, and other important facts are in this audio commentary which starts from the city's central station then the itinerary gradually moves one by one. 1. Verona Porta Nuova 2. Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore 3. Ponte Scaligero 4. Museum of Castelvecchio 5. Museum of Piazza Bra 6. Museum of Verona Arena 7. Juliet's House 8. Torre dei Lamberti 9. Piazza delle Erbe 10. Piazza dei Signori 11. Cattedrale di Santa Maria Matricolare 12. Basilica di Santa Anastasia 13. Giusti Garden 14. Museo Archeologico al Teatro Romano 15. Piazzale Castel San Pietro So, don your headphones, press play, and let the rich tapestry of Verona's past and present weave an unforgettable narrative as you explore this Italian jewel at your own pace.

Verona: Private 2-Hour Walking Tour

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 love for Juliet, according to the tale by Shakespeare!

Verona Walking Tour: Access to the Arena

Verona Walking Tour: Access to the Arena

Embark on an enchanting small-group tour to uncover Verona's treasures, exploring landmarks like the Roman Amphitheater, Romeo’s House, and Juliet’s Balcony. Immerse yourself in the city's history, wandering medieval alleys, and relishing panoramic views from Saint Peter Hill accessible by a cable car. Let our seasoned guide lead you through hidden gems, indulging in Verona’s culinary delights and wine. Commence your journey at the lively Bra Square, immersing yourself in its vibrant atmosphere and picturesque architecture. Follow the guide through elegant palaces, discovering historic buildings and sampling traditional Veronese cuisine in the square's diverse eateries. Continue to the iconic Arena, marveling at its Roman architectural intricacies. Explore Juliet’s House, the muse for Shakespeare’s enduring tale, and stand on the famous balcony. Capture moments with Juliet's statue in the courtyard, embodying the timeless allure of love. Ascend the cable car for a panoramic view from Saint Peter Hill, a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Stroll along the Adige riverfront, gazing at the ancient Saint Thomas Island. Discover the historical significance of Piazza Signori, once Verona's political epicenter. Learn about Dante Alighieri beneath his statue, surrounded by important historical palaces. Explore Piazza Erbe's rich history, dating back to Roman times, savoring local delights at the lively outdoor market amid medieval architecture.

Verona: City Highlights & Street Food Walking Tour

Verona: City Highlights & Street Food Walking Tour

Starting from the main square, Piazza Brà, you will walk through the city centre stopping first of all in a typical pastry for Cappuccino and Baci di Giulietta; then, your will pass by Juliet's House for a photo either under the most famous balcony in the world or hugging Juliet's statue. Then you will continue through Piazza Erbe, the core of the historical city with the majestic Lamberti Tower; you now walk through the medieval and romantic part of Verona till a local shop, where on the riverside patio you will stop for a pic-nic with local food and drinks. Local salumi and cheese and a gorgeous glass of Valpolicella, the worldwide local red wine. The tour goes on passing by Ponte Pietra, the first and roman bridge of Verona, then the Bishop Quarter and finally Castelvecchio and Ponte degli Scaligeri, the medieval castle and bridge of Verona. Returning at Piazza Brà you will finish the tour with a traditional Italian pizza tasting sitting in front of the majestic Arena

Discover Verona + Arena: Guided Exploration

Discover Verona + Arena: Guided Exploration

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the timeless allure of Verona on our captivating Verona Highlights Tour. Our journey begins at the magnificent Castelvecchio, a fortress of stone and history that has stood watch over the city for centuries. As we wander through its ancient halls and imposing battlements, our expert guide will bring to life the stories of Verona's noble past and the legendary figures who shaped its destiny. Crossing the elegant Ponte Scaligero, we'll pause to admire the breathtaking views of the Adige River below, its tranquil waters reflecting the beauty of Verona's skyline. From there, we'll journey to the Arco dei Gavi, a triumphal arch that bears witness to the city's rich Roman heritage, its ancient stones whispering tales of conquest and glory. Venturing deeper into Verona's historic center, we'll pass through the majestic Porta Borsari and into the bustling Piazza delle Erbe, where the vibrant energy of the city comes alive amidst the colorful stalls and lively cafes. Here, amidst the hustle and bustle of daily life, we'll savor the sights, sounds, and flavors of Verona's vibrant street scene. Our tour culminates in the grandeur of Piazza dei Signori, where the imposing Lamberti Tower stands tall against the sky, its bell tolling the passage of time. Ascend to its summit for panoramic views of Verona's rooftops and spires, and feel the heartbeat of the city as it pulses beneath your feet. Join us on our Verona Highlights Tour and discover the magic of this enchanting city, where every step is a journey through history and every moment is a treasure to be cherished.

Incredible Verona – Family Walking Tour

Incredible Verona – Family Walking Tour

Embark on a family-friendly journey through Verona’s timeless beauty with a two-hour walking tour. Explore the ancient history and charming architecture of this timeless city as you visit iconic landmarks such as Ponte Pietra, Verona Cathedral, and the Basilica of Saint Anastasia. Witness the famous Arche Scaligere (Scaligeri Tombs) and admire the stunning Piazza dei Signori (Lords Square). Take a glimpse of the famous House of Juliet from the outside and stroll down the romantic Via Mazzini (Mazzini Street). Admire the impressive Corso e Porta Borsari (Borsari Gate and Street) and cross the historic Ponte Scaligero. Finally, enjoy the grandeur of the Arena di Verona (Verona Amphitheater). Join us on this wonderful adventure through Verona’s cultural heritage and make lasting memories with your loved ones.

Verona Walking Tour: Arena, Fast Entry

Verona Walking Tour: Arena, Fast Entry

Embark on an immersive small-group tour to reveal Verona's treasures, exploring landmarks like the Roman Amphitheater, Romeo’s House, and Juliet’s Balcony. Immerse yourself in the city's history, wandering medieval alleys, and enjoying panoramic views from Saint Peter Hill, accessible by a cable car. Let our expert guide lead you through hidden gems, indulging in Verona’s delightful cuisine and wine. Commence your journey at the lively Bra Square, immersing yourself in its vibrant atmosphere and picturesque architecture. Follow the guide through elegant palaces, discovering historic buildings and savoring traditional Veronese cuisine in the square's diverse eateries. Continue to the iconic Arena, marveling at its Roman architectural intricacies. Explore Juliet’s House, the muse for Shakespeare’s timeless tale, and stand on the famous balcony. Capture moments with Juliet's statue in the courtyard, embodying the enduring charm of love. Ascend the cable car for a panoramic view from Saint Peter Hill, a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Stroll along the Adige riverfront, gazing at the ancient Saint Thomas Island. Discover the historical significance of Piazza Signori, once Verona's political heart. Learn about Dante Alighieri beneath his statue, surrounded by important historical palaces. Explore Piazza Erbe's rich history, dating back to Roman times, savoring local delights at the lively outdoor market amid medieval architecture.

Discover Verona + Arena: Walking Tour

Discover Verona + Arena: Walking Tour

Embark on a captivating small-group tour to uncover Verona's treasures, exploring landmarks like the Roman Amphitheater, Romeo’s House, and Juliet’s Balcony. Immerse yourself in the city's history, meandering through medieval alleys and enjoying breathtaking views from Saint Peter Hill accessible by a cable car. Our expert guide leads you through clandestine marvels, revealing hidden gems while indulging in Verona’s delightful cuisine and wine. Commence your journey at the vibrant Bra Square, delving into its lively atmosphere and picturesque architecture. Follow the guide through elegant palaces, exploring historic buildings and savoring traditional Veronese cuisine in the square's restaurants and cafes. Continue to the iconic Arena, marveling at its intricate Roman architecture. Explore Juliet’s House, the inspiration for Shakespeare’s timeless tale, and stand on the famous balcony. Capture memories of Juliet's statue in the courtyard, symbolizing love's enduring charm. Ascend the cable car for a panoramic view from Saint Peter Hill, a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Stroll along the Adige riverfront, admiring the ancient Saint Thomas Island. Discover the historical significance of Piazza Signori, once Verona's political heart. Learn about Dante Alighieri under his statue, surrounded by important historical palaces. Explore Piazza Erbe's rich history, dating back to Roman times, sampling local delicacies and wines at the vibrant outdoor market amid medieval architecture.

Verona - Private Guided Walking Tour

Verona - Private Guided Walking Tour

Start your tour at the Verona Cathedral dedicated to the Virgin Mary. It is one of the most important religious buildings in the city. The origins date back to as early as the 4th century. Here, you will see Romanesque architecture, a large double-arched facade in the exterior and frescos and precious art-works in its interior along with a 16th century bell tower which is about 75 meters high. Get to see the oldest bridge in Verona known as the Ponte Pietra dating back to the Roman times. The bridge spans 92 meters over the breadth of the Adige river and has 5 arches. Continue your tour by visiting the Basilica di Santa Anastasia located in the historic center of Verona. It is the largest Church in Verona and is built using red marble in Gothic style. Here, you will also see the monument dedicated to Cortesia Serego which was made by the italian painter Vincenzo di Stefano da Verona. As you walk through the square known as Piazza dei Signori, you will see the Palace of Cansignorio (also known as Palazzo Del Capitano). Here, you will see a 15th century courtyard and a portal by Michele Sanmicheli. The current building dates back to the 16th century. Here, you will also see the restored tower which was a part of the original palace building. Located nearby is another square known as Piazza delle Erbe where you will come across the ancient town hall, judges hall and Mazzanti Houses with frescoes. An ancient fountain built by Cansignorio della Scala in 1368 adds to the charm of this square. Continue on to see the 84 meters tall tower with a spiral staircase known as Torre dei Lamberti. The construction of this tower dates back to the early 12th century. It was struck by lightning and was later reconstructed. Its large clock was added in the year 1779. Finish your tour at the Verona Arena, a Roman Amphitheater built during 30 A.D and survived an earthquake in 1117. The site is still used for large opera performances till date. You will also have a chance to see the largest segmental arch bridge of its time, the Ponte Scaligero. Finish your tour at the ancient Roman gate dating back to the 1st century known as Porta Borsari. You may also choose to visit the Castel San Pietro located on the San Pietro hill by funicular. Here, you will see Romanesque Revival style architecture along with panoramic views of the city. The current building stands on the site of the old fortress which was destroyed in 1801.

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Our most recommended Ponte Scaligero, Verona Summer activities

Verona: Food Tasting and Walking Tour with Cable Car

Verona: Food Tasting and Walking Tour with Cable Car

Immerse yourself in the best of Verona on a fascinating small group tour that takes you to the most iconic sites in the city. Start your journey at Bra Square, where you'll see the stunning Roman Amphitheater, also known as the Arena. Learn from your expert guide, and save valuable time exploring. Explore the city's rich history as we visit the Roman Gavi's Arch, the Roman Borsari Gate, and the Roman Stone Bridge. Stroll along the Adige riverfront, which offers breathtaking views of the ancient, but no longer existing Saint Thomas Island. Walk through the medieval lanes and take in the unique architecture of the city's historic buildings. Then, head to Saint Peter Hill for the Belvedere, where you'll enjoy a spectacular view of Verona from the top, reached by cable car. Once back to the town center, visit other notable attractions like the Roman Theatre and Della Scala Medieval Tombs. No visit to Verona is complete without seeing Romeo's House and Juliet's Balcony. We'll stop at Signori Square and Erbe Square, where you can soak up the vibrant atmosphere of the city. To top it all off, we'll return to Bra Square for a tasting of typical local products, giving you a chance to savor the delicious flavors of Verona. Join a local feast with cold cuts, ham, cheeses, and two different kinds of local wines. Don't miss out on this unforgettable tour that will take you on a journey through Verona's rich history, culture, and cuisine. Have a personalized experience with a knowledgeable guide and a small group of fellow travelers, an experience that you'll remember for years to come.

Verona: Self-Guided Audio Tour

Verona: Self-Guided Audio Tour

Welcome to Verona, where the ancient stones of the Arena resonate with the passion of Shakespearean tales and the air is infused with the romantic whispers of star-crossed lovers. Our Verona Self-Guided Audio Tour invites you to step into the heart of this enchanting Italian city, where history, art, and timeless tales converge to create a symphony of cultural richness. As you stroll through the cobblestone streets of the historic center, the audio guide becomes your companion, narrating the tales of ancient Roman gladiators, medieval nobility, and the immortal love story of Romeo and Juliet. Traverse the bustling Piazza delle Erbe, where vibrant markets unfold against the backdrop of medieval architecture, and let the audio guide unveil the secrets of Juliet's House, a pilgrimage site for romantics worldwide. Wander through the labyrinthine alleys of Verona's well-preserved medieval core, where every corner tells a story of the city's illustrious past. From the majestic Castelvecchio, guarding the Adige River, to the exquisite Ponte Pietra, witness the architectural marvels that have withstood the test of time. The Verona Self-Guided Audio Tour also extends an invitation to explore beyond the well-trodden paths. Discover hidden gems like the Giusti Gardens, an oasis of tranquility amidst the city's vibrant energy, or climb the Torre dei Lamberti for panoramic views that encapsulate Verona's timeless beauty. Whether you're an art enthusiast, a hopeless romantic, or a history buff, Verona beckons with open arms, and our audio guide is your key to unlocking the city's treasures. Learn more about the top 15 tourist attractions in Verona. Its history, culture, myths, architecture, and other important facts are in this audio commentary which starts from the city's central station then the itinerary gradually moves one by one. 1. Verona Porta Nuova 2. Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore 3. Ponte Scaligero 4. Museum of Castelvecchio 5. Museum of Piazza Bra 6. Museum of Verona Arena 7. Juliet's House 8. Torre dei Lamberti 9. Piazza delle Erbe 10. Piazza dei Signori 11. Cattedrale di Santa Maria Matricolare 12. Basilica di Santa Anastasia 13. Giusti Garden 14. Museo Archeologico al Teatro Romano 15. Piazzale Castel San Pietro So, don your headphones, press play, and let the rich tapestry of Verona's past and present weave an unforgettable narrative as you explore this Italian jewel at your own pace.

Verona: Private 2-Hour Walking Tour

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 love for Juliet, according to the tale by Shakespeare!

Verona Walking Tour: Access to the Arena

Verona Walking Tour: Access to the Arena

Embark on an enchanting small-group tour to uncover Verona's treasures, exploring landmarks like the Roman Amphitheater, Romeo’s House, and Juliet’s Balcony. Immerse yourself in the city's history, wandering medieval alleys, and relishing panoramic views from Saint Peter Hill accessible by a cable car. Let our seasoned guide lead you through hidden gems, indulging in Verona’s culinary delights and wine. Commence your journey at the lively Bra Square, immersing yourself in its vibrant atmosphere and picturesque architecture. Follow the guide through elegant palaces, discovering historic buildings and sampling traditional Veronese cuisine in the square's diverse eateries. Continue to the iconic Arena, marveling at its Roman architectural intricacies. Explore Juliet’s House, the muse for Shakespeare’s enduring tale, and stand on the famous balcony. Capture moments with Juliet's statue in the courtyard, embodying the timeless allure of love. Ascend the cable car for a panoramic view from Saint Peter Hill, a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Stroll along the Adige riverfront, gazing at the ancient Saint Thomas Island. Discover the historical significance of Piazza Signori, once Verona's political epicenter. Learn about Dante Alighieri beneath his statue, surrounded by important historical palaces. Explore Piazza Erbe's rich history, dating back to Roman times, savoring local delights at the lively outdoor market amid medieval architecture.

Verona: City Highlights & Street Food Walking Tour

Verona: City Highlights & Street Food Walking Tour

Starting from the main square, Piazza Brà, you will walk through the city centre stopping first of all in a typical pastry for Cappuccino and Baci di Giulietta; then, your will pass by Juliet's House for a photo either under the most famous balcony in the world or hugging Juliet's statue. Then you will continue through Piazza Erbe, the core of the historical city with the majestic Lamberti Tower; you now walk through the medieval and romantic part of Verona till a local shop, where on the riverside patio you will stop for a pic-nic with local food and drinks. Local salumi and cheese and a gorgeous glass of Valpolicella, the worldwide local red wine. The tour goes on passing by Ponte Pietra, the first and roman bridge of Verona, then the Bishop Quarter and finally Castelvecchio and Ponte degli Scaligeri, the medieval castle and bridge of Verona. Returning at Piazza Brà you will finish the tour with a traditional Italian pizza tasting sitting in front of the majestic Arena

Discover Verona + Arena: Guided Exploration

Discover Verona + Arena: Guided Exploration

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the timeless allure of Verona on our captivating Verona Highlights Tour. Our journey begins at the magnificent Castelvecchio, a fortress of stone and history that has stood watch over the city for centuries. As we wander through its ancient halls and imposing battlements, our expert guide will bring to life the stories of Verona's noble past and the legendary figures who shaped its destiny. Crossing the elegant Ponte Scaligero, we'll pause to admire the breathtaking views of the Adige River below, its tranquil waters reflecting the beauty of Verona's skyline. From there, we'll journey to the Arco dei Gavi, a triumphal arch that bears witness to the city's rich Roman heritage, its ancient stones whispering tales of conquest and glory. Venturing deeper into Verona's historic center, we'll pass through the majestic Porta Borsari and into the bustling Piazza delle Erbe, where the vibrant energy of the city comes alive amidst the colorful stalls and lively cafes. Here, amidst the hustle and bustle of daily life, we'll savor the sights, sounds, and flavors of Verona's vibrant street scene. Our tour culminates in the grandeur of Piazza dei Signori, where the imposing Lamberti Tower stands tall against the sky, its bell tolling the passage of time. Ascend to its summit for panoramic views of Verona's rooftops and spires, and feel the heartbeat of the city as it pulses beneath your feet. Join us on our Verona Highlights Tour and discover the magic of this enchanting city, where every step is a journey through history and every moment is a treasure to be cherished.

Incredible Verona – Family Walking Tour

Incredible Verona – Family Walking Tour

Embark on a family-friendly journey through Verona’s timeless beauty with a two-hour walking tour. Explore the ancient history and charming architecture of this timeless city as you visit iconic landmarks such as Ponte Pietra, Verona Cathedral, and the Basilica of Saint Anastasia. Witness the famous Arche Scaligere (Scaligeri Tombs) and admire the stunning Piazza dei Signori (Lords Square). Take a glimpse of the famous House of Juliet from the outside and stroll down the romantic Via Mazzini (Mazzini Street). Admire the impressive Corso e Porta Borsari (Borsari Gate and Street) and cross the historic Ponte Scaligero. Finally, enjoy the grandeur of the Arena di Verona (Verona Amphitheater). Join us on this wonderful adventure through Verona’s cultural heritage and make lasting memories with your loved ones.

Verona Walking Tour: Arena, Fast Entry

Verona Walking Tour: Arena, Fast Entry

Embark on an immersive small-group tour to reveal Verona's treasures, exploring landmarks like the Roman Amphitheater, Romeo’s House, and Juliet’s Balcony. Immerse yourself in the city's history, wandering medieval alleys, and enjoying panoramic views from Saint Peter Hill, accessible by a cable car. Let our expert guide lead you through hidden gems, indulging in Verona’s delightful cuisine and wine. Commence your journey at the lively Bra Square, immersing yourself in its vibrant atmosphere and picturesque architecture. Follow the guide through elegant palaces, discovering historic buildings and savoring traditional Veronese cuisine in the square's diverse eateries. Continue to the iconic Arena, marveling at its Roman architectural intricacies. Explore Juliet’s House, the muse for Shakespeare’s timeless tale, and stand on the famous balcony. Capture moments with Juliet's statue in the courtyard, embodying the enduring charm of love. Ascend the cable car for a panoramic view from Saint Peter Hill, a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Stroll along the Adige riverfront, gazing at the ancient Saint Thomas Island. Discover the historical significance of Piazza Signori, once Verona's political heart. Learn about Dante Alighieri beneath his statue, surrounded by important historical palaces. Explore Piazza Erbe's rich history, dating back to Roman times, savoring local delights at the lively outdoor market amid medieval architecture.

Discover Verona + Arena: Walking Tour

Discover Verona + Arena: Walking Tour

Embark on a captivating small-group tour to uncover Verona's treasures, exploring landmarks like the Roman Amphitheater, Romeo’s House, and Juliet’s Balcony. Immerse yourself in the city's history, meandering through medieval alleys and enjoying breathtaking views from Saint Peter Hill accessible by a cable car. Our expert guide leads you through clandestine marvels, revealing hidden gems while indulging in Verona’s delightful cuisine and wine. Commence your journey at the vibrant Bra Square, delving into its lively atmosphere and picturesque architecture. Follow the guide through elegant palaces, exploring historic buildings and savoring traditional Veronese cuisine in the square's restaurants and cafes. Continue to the iconic Arena, marveling at its intricate Roman architecture. Explore Juliet’s House, the inspiration for Shakespeare’s timeless tale, and stand on the famous balcony. Capture memories of Juliet's statue in the courtyard, symbolizing love's enduring charm. Ascend the cable car for a panoramic view from Saint Peter Hill, a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Stroll along the Adige riverfront, admiring the ancient Saint Thomas Island. Discover the historical significance of Piazza Signori, once Verona's political heart. Learn about Dante Alighieri under his statue, surrounded by important historical palaces. Explore Piazza Erbe's rich history, dating back to Roman times, sampling local delicacies and wines at the vibrant outdoor market amid medieval architecture.

Verona - Private Guided Walking Tour

Verona - Private Guided Walking Tour

Start your tour at the Verona Cathedral dedicated to the Virgin Mary. It is one of the most important religious buildings in the city. The origins date back to as early as the 4th century. Here, you will see Romanesque architecture, a large double-arched facade in the exterior and frescos and precious art-works in its interior along with a 16th century bell tower which is about 75 meters high. Get to see the oldest bridge in Verona known as the Ponte Pietra dating back to the Roman times. The bridge spans 92 meters over the breadth of the Adige river and has 5 arches. Continue your tour by visiting the Basilica di Santa Anastasia located in the historic center of Verona. It is the largest Church in Verona and is built using red marble in Gothic style. Here, you will also see the monument dedicated to Cortesia Serego which was made by the italian painter Vincenzo di Stefano da Verona. As you walk through the square known as Piazza dei Signori, you will see the Palace of Cansignorio (also known as Palazzo Del Capitano). Here, you will see a 15th century courtyard and a portal by Michele Sanmicheli. The current building dates back to the 16th century. Here, you will also see the restored tower which was a part of the original palace building. Located nearby is another square known as Piazza delle Erbe where you will come across the ancient town hall, judges hall and Mazzanti Houses with frescoes. An ancient fountain built by Cansignorio della Scala in 1368 adds to the charm of this square. Continue on to see the 84 meters tall tower with a spiral staircase known as Torre dei Lamberti. The construction of this tower dates back to the early 12th century. It was struck by lightning and was later reconstructed. Its large clock was added in the year 1779. Finish your tour at the Verona Arena, a Roman Amphitheater built during 30 A.D and survived an earthquake in 1117. The site is still used for large opera performances till date. You will also have a chance to see the largest segmental arch bridge of its time, the Ponte Scaligero. Finish your tour at the ancient Roman gate dating back to the 1st century known as Porta Borsari. You may also choose to visit the Castel San Pietro located on the San Pietro hill by funicular. Here, you will see Romanesque Revival style architecture along with panoramic views of the city. The current building stands on the site of the old fortress which was destroyed in 1801.

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