Guided excursion to Verona and Lake Garda from Milan
With this day trip departing from Milan you will discover the beautiful city of Verona and the villages bordering the Lake Garda. Verona is one of the most charming Italian cities, the set of the world-famous drama of “Romeo and Juliet”, while the landscape of Lake Garda is simply breathtaking.
One Day Trip to Verona and Lake Garda, departing from Milan highlights:
- Visit Verona, a charming city rich full of artistic and historic heritage
- Be enchanted by the majestic Verona Arena, symbol of the city
- Admire the stunning picturesque villages on the Lake Garda
- Explore the archaeological site of Sirmione and its splendid mosaics
- Enjoy a stroll through the ruins of the Baths of Catullus
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This exciting excursion departing from Milan will give you the opportunity to visit the beautiful city of Verona and the charming villages on the Lake Garda, which is one of the most scenic and relaxing in Northern Italy.
Enjoy an exciting tour to discover Verona and Lake Garda
Departing early in the morning from Milan, you will reach Verona aboard a bus equipped with all comforts. Verona is a city rich in art and culture, with a huge archaeological heritage and a charming medieval historic centre.
Among its main attractions is the impressive Arena, the ancient amphitheatre. However, if you like Shakespeare, you cannot miss the famous “balcony of Juliet's house”.
Visit the impressive Verona Arena and the romantic House of Juliet
Accompanied by a professional guide, the excursion will begin by visiting the Verona Arena, which is the symbol of the city: it is a Roman amphitheater built during the 2nd century AD, and is now used as a location for events such as opera and concert venue.
After the visit of the Arena, you’ll head to the House of Juliet, where you can see a building full of history and legends. In addition to the famous balcony, from where she talked to her beloved Romeo, in the yard you will find several shops, where to buy souvenirs.
Admire the beautiful Lake Garda and its lovely villages
After the visit, you will have some free time to explore the old town and have lunch. In the afternoon, the tour will continue to the Lake Garda, an enchanting place characterized by stunning scenery.
There are many beautiful villages along the lake, but one of the most representative is undoubtedly that of Sirmione. Its beauty was told by Roman Catullus, who gives its name to the main attraction of the town: the Baths of Catullus, which is an archaeological complex dating back to the 1st century BC.
You will have free time to visit the magnificent Medieval Castle, a fortress that dominates the only access point to the Southern city centre. The castle is surrounded by the Lake Garda and is defended by four towers, 47 meters high. In the eastern part of the Castle is the fortified dock. Discover also the dozens of medieval alleyways and squares. At the end of the tour you will return to Milan by bus.
Other eXPeriences from Milan
Join also the Full day tour to Lake Como and Bellagio, departing from Milan and the Day tour to the Cinque Terre and minicruise, from Milan.
- Departure from Milan
- Return to Milan
- Transportation by bus from/to Milan
- Guided visit in Verona
- Free time in Verona
- Free time in Sirmione
- Tips (optional)
- Pick-up and drop-off at hotel
- Lunch and beverages
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We recommend comfortable shoes and, for visits to places of worship, appropriate clothing (shoulders and knees must be covered).
This tour is free for children under 3 years.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking. You will receive a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.
Reviewed by Hanna S. from
Verona is a beuatifull city
Excellent itinerary, excellent tour conduct, professional guide, on time