VERONA walking tour: A good way to know the city and get oriented. A 'must' tour for first-time visitor and photography lovers

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Tour Number

Activity Level

133983


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.
The tour does not foresee steps but you have to cross crowded squares and streets and some uneven sidewalks furthermore we have to walk a lot in order to cover all the most important city highlights

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (conversational), German (fluent), Italian (fluent), Spanish (fluent)

See tour map with itinerary in green colour - 4-hour walking tour in Verona


A 'must' tour recommended to any first-time visitor and photography lover! See tour map with tour itinerary in green colour.

Verona is really an open air museum, the perfect city to browse around. On this tour you can explore a little bit of everything. Of course you cannot expect to learn all about Verona in half a day, but this tour takes you closer to the beautiful soul of the city and sets you up for independent exploration during the rest of your stay. Verona is not only the city of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, get the flavour of Verona by walking through its breathtaking squares and amazing streets, learning about its past and beauty.
No entrance tickets are foreseen for this tour. This tour can be run in the morning or in the afternoon.

Itinerary

See tour map numbers:
1. Piazza Bra, explanation of all monuments (arena, Gran Guardia and Barbieri palaces, Portoni della Bra with medieval city wall and liston);
5. Castelvecchio and Ponte (bridge) Scaligero, Roman Gavi arch;
27. Roman Borsari gate with Corso Cavour and Corso Porta Borsari
25. Corte Sgarzerie;
9. Piazza Erbe, Piazza dei Signori, Piazza Mercato vecchio;
7. Scaligeri's arks;
3. Romeo's house;
26. Corso Anastasia, Via Duomo;
19. Piazza Duomo with the beautiful cathedral facade and Ponte Pietra (stone bridge);
20. Santa Anastasia square and via sottoriva, back to corso sant'Anastasia;
2. Via Cappello with Juliet's house;
24. Via Leoni sith roman Leoni gate;
22. via Mazzini with old jewish ghetto and synagogue;
1. Piazza Bra
No entrance fees foreseen for the above itinerary
There is no entrance fees to be paid for this tour.

You will visit some more places and sites not listed above

Tour available at the moment only in English

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Piazza Bra, close to "The Alps fountain".
In case your hotel is in the very city centre I can pick you up there or at the railway station.

End location: Piazza Bra in front of the Arena or wherever you want in the city centre. Please infor the guide for different end location at the beginning of the tour, this info is needed for better organize the tour.

Duration: 4 hours

You will be expected to walk a lot thro crowded squares and streets, tour can last a bit more... Feel free to stop for a cappuccino or an ice cream or whatever you want or need during the tour. This tour can be run in the morning or in the afternoon.

Transportation

Walking tour

What’s Included

Other: The tour price includes only a 4-hour walking guided tour

What’s Extra

Other: For a more relaxing tour a cappuccino, ice cream, snack break or whatever you need is heartily recommended.

Verona can be easily reached by train.

From VENICE, return train ticket € 17,50 and it takes 2h15 by "Regionale Veloce" trains - return train ticket € 47,00 and it takes 1h10 by "Frecciabianca" trains.

From MILAN, return train ticket € 44,00 and it takes 1h23 by "Frecciabianca" trains - return train ticket € 25,50 and it takes 1h55 by "Regionale" trains.

From BOLOGNA, return ticket € 20,00 and it takes 1h33 by "Regionale" trains - return ticket € 48,00 and it takes 52 minutes by "frecciargento" trains

From MANTUA (It. MANTOVA), return ticket € 6,70 and it takes 49 minutes by "regionale" trains

From PADUA (It. PADOVA), return ticket € 14,00 and it takes 59 minutes by "regionale veloce" trains - return ticket € 36,00 and it takes 42 minutes by "Frecciabianca" train

Restrictions

I am a Licensed Tourist Guide/Tour Guide and have access to any landmark

A Recent Review of this tour

She was very informative and knowledgeable. I highly recommend her.
Danielle Nazarian

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