Verona was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the surviving architecture is an example of preservation and respect for historical monuments. It’s such an interesting destination with lots to do and see! That’s why we’ve selected 5 different tours you can do when traveling to Verona.
#1 Getting to explore Verona in a small group city tour
This is a good way to discover Verona and its history. Walking tours are the perfect way to see the romantic Medieval streets, appreciate the architecture and learn and understand more about Italian history. The great thing about the small walking tours is that you’ll have the chance to ask questions and it’s easier to get to a pace that is comfortable for everyone.
In this walking tour, one of the monuments you’ll visit is the Roman Arena. This amphitheater, located in Piazza Bra, was built in the 1st century AD and it’s an incredible open-air opera house. If you’re visiting the city during the summer, you can see opera, ballet, and concerts at the Opera Festival.
Another monument that you’ll see is the beautiful Roman Theatre and picturesque fruit and vegetable market
Piazza Erbe, located in the heart of Verona.
If you want to know more about group tours, read our article on why you should choose group tours.
#2 One of the best things you can do in Verona: bike tour
Take the chance to see the main highlights of the city and still discover an authentic Verona. In this bike tour in Verona, you can pedal along the river Adige and enjoy a gorgeous view. You’ll also have the chance to see the Pietra bridge (Ponte Pietra), which was built by the Romans in 100 BC but has received various interventions over the years.
At the end of the tour, you’ll get the cableway to the Castel San Pietro and appreciate a breathtaking view of the city.
#3 Learn about the world’s most recognized love story in a tour
In the Romeo and Juliet bike tour, you’ll have the chance to visit places that were part of this lovers story. You’ll visit the famous balcony where they proclaimed their love to each other. You’ll also see the crypt of the cathedral where they got secretly married and the corner where Mercuzio was murdered and Romeo was condemned to exile.
Pedal through the city and experience one of the most fun ways to learn more about this famous Shakespeare’s story.
#4 Wine with View E-bike Tour
If you want to escape to the beautiful countryside of Verona, the wine with view E-bike tour is the perfect choice for you. This is your chance to discover the risorgive of Montorio, which is wonderful freshwater springs and streams, then bike along Lasagna and enjoy a beautiful view of the city and the surroundings.
Next, you’ll have the chance to visit local vineyards, participate in a wine tasting and try different and delicious Italian wines.
#5 Amarone wine and Verona food
How do you feel like having a wine specialist as your host? Verona has many vineyards that make this city even more special. Visit three different local producers of the Amarone wine, one of the most famous wines in Italy. Great opportunity to taste and learn about the red wine richness. Also, it’s a perfect place to relax.
Now that you know all the tours that you can do in Verona, don’t forget that you can always customize your trip and have the best travel experience.
If you want to read more about Verona, read about the 4 best things to do and see in Verona on your first time.