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VERONA TOURISM: BEST OF VERONA

Are you planning your vacation in Verona, Italy? Are you looking for all the information on Verona? On Visititaly Varese you find tourist guides written by the editorial staff and travel experiences of travellers who, like you, have chosen Verona as a destination for a trip or for their holidays. Discover Verona Top travel tips with Visititaly's suggestions, recommendations, travel advice and all things to know about Verona.

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  • Useful information about Verona: Tips and How to Arrive

    written by Alexandra Evans

    Verona is very well connected by road, rail and has an international airport. In order to get to the city, there are three different options one can choose from;1. By car: Getting to Verona through the use of a car is quite easy. Two different... continue

  • Discover Verona in 2 Days: the Second Day

    written by Alexandra Evans

    Once you have had enough of a first day whilst in Verona, save enough energy to have the better of the city in the second day. Complete your second day in Verona by ensuring to visit the following places:  1. The Verona Arena. It dates back to... continue

  • Discover Verona in 2 Days: the First Day

    written by Alexandra Evans

    The historic city of Verona came to birth in the 1st century B.C. The city flourished under the rule of the Scaliger family in the 14th and 13th centuries and was part of the Republic of Venice from the 15th to the 18th century. It is... continue

  • Porta Leona

    written by Chiara Guzzetti

    The gate was built during the Roman Republic by P. Valerius, Q. Caecilius, Q. Servilius and P. Cornelius, and restructured in imperial times. It was connected to the road which led to Bologna and Aquileia. The original Roman name is unknown. During... continue

  • The Castelvecchio Museum

    written by Andrew adams

    The Castelvecchio dates back to the 14th century and it was built for the Scaligeri family, who ruled over Verona during the Middle Ages. In reality, the castle was more like a medieval fortress built to protect the family from their enemies in... continue

  • Porta Nuova: the gates towards the enemy of Mantua

    written by Chiara Guzzetti

    The door belongs to the long stretch of the southwest of the city's defensive wall and, despite the changes made by the Austrians, preserves much of its original shape. It was conceived as a large block inserted in the walls, accessible through a... continue

  • Porta Vescovo: the eastern city gate

    written by Chiara Guzzetti

    Porta Vescovo was the access to the east of Verona. The name probably derives from the fact that the Bishop of Verona had some rights over duties for goods entering through this passage. The present monument was done in Venice at the time, when the... continue

  • Porta San Zeno: the city gates

    written by Alexandra Evans

    San Zeno is less monumental than the other doors, being conceived as a civilian port, without any defensive purpose because of its proximity to the Bastion of San Zeno. Economy and speed of execution (built and completed in one year) have preferred... continue

  • Porta Palio: the city gates

    written by Chiara Guzzetti

    The originality of this major port is constituted by the grand portico open to the city, recalling the ancient prestige as a classic of the Roman city that was reached following the course which started from here. The exterior facade is inspired by... continue

  • Vintage Radio Museum

    written by Chiara Guzzetti

    This small "semi-private" museum is a tribute and a gesture of love to the world of Radio, the discovery that has contributed most to change the way to spread information and culture in our century.The equipment and models on display were chosen... continue

  • The "G.B. Cavalcaselle" Frescoes Museum

    written by Chiara Guzzetti

    The convent complex of San Francesco al Corso dates to the thirteenth century. In 1935, Antonio Avena, director of the civic museums, opened to the public the so-called “Tomb of Juliet”. This site, according to legend, is where the sarcophagus... continue

  • The Museo Canonicale

    written by Chiara Guzzetti

    The collections displayed in the Canonicale Museum of Verona have an ancient history, tightly connected to the centuries old vicissitudes of the Chapter of the Canonicals of the Cathedral. The museum is inside the cloister of the Cathedral, an area... continue

  • The courtyard of the old market: a hidden gem

    written by Chiara Guzzetti

    The Courtyard of the Mercato Vecchio is the name given to the inner courtyard of the Palazzo del Comune. The square courtyard is bounded by the four inner walls of the Palazzo, the zebra striped decorative effect, obtained by using bands of brick... continue

  • The Old Castle: Castelvecchio

    written by Chiara Guzzetti

    The Castelvecchio dates back to the 14th century and it was built for the Scaligeri family, who ruled over Verona during the Middle Ages. In reality, the castle was more like a medieval fortress built to protect the family from their enemies in... continue

  • Verona's Piazza delle Erbe

    written by Chiara Guzzetti

    In the days of the Roman empire, the area where Piazza delle Erbe now stands was known as Verona's "forum": it was a popular marketplace and was of great social importance. One could say that things haven't changed all that much over the years -... continue

  • Juliet's balcony

    written by Andrew adams

    Romeo, Romeo, where forth art thou Romeo? Probably third in line behind the American and French guys getting their picture taken rubbing the right breast of Juliet's statue. It is suppose to bring you luck. The legendary lovers famed balcony has... continue

  • The Arena in Verona

    written by Cedric Mills

    The Arena Di Verona, built in the first century AD, is one of the best conserved Roman amphitheaters. Surprisingly, it's not just an old crumbing building. It is still used today for Opera performances and modern music concerts. Opera season is... continue

  • A trip around Verona’s hills

    written by Bridget Brackett

    The last time I visited Verona I have been in fact totally enraptured by the beauty of the landscapes, some near the lake, some next to the mountains and other near the city: the hills of Verona are on different areas of the beautiful Veneto... continue

  • Verona, a beautiful city with an incredible charm

    written by Bridget Brackett

    Strolling through the historical center of Verona is a really unique experience: there are not so many cities with a such small historical zone combining so many and great cultural attractions.Verona is also famous for being the city of Romeo and... continue

  • Be a Valentine in Verona

    written by Cedric Mills

    The roundup of tips for Valentine's Day can not be separated from the city of Romeo and Juliet: thus, for the third consecutive year, the home of Shakespeare's lovers are preparing to welcome pairs of visitors from around the world to Verona in... continue

The town of Verona has an elevation of 59 m (194 ft) is located in the county of Verona (VR). The Patron saint is Saint Zeno of Verona on April 12. The town is divided in parishes: Avesa, San Michele Extra, San Massimo all'Adige, Quinzano, Quinto di Valpantena, Poiano di Valpantena, Parona di Valpolicella, Montorio Veronese, Mizzole, Marchesino, Chievo, Cà di David e Moruri. Residents of Verona has the demonym of "Veronesi or Scaligeri".

In Verona there are 600 accomodation.. You may visit 69 places of interest.

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