Discover Verona and Valpolicella, one of the most enchanting towns and picturesque regions of Italy with this exclusive tour from Venice. Explore the romantic city of Verona and discover the heritage of the Valpolicella region, tasting the Amarone wine and admiring the beautiful views along the way.
Get on board and follow us as we explore the magnificent natural and cultural heritage of northern Italy with a day tour of Verona and Valpolicella from Venice. These magnificent destinations will definitely complete an already wonderful experience in Venice, leaving a long-lasting impression on any traveler.
The tour starts when we arrive in the center of Verona at Piazza Bra where the world famous 1st Century outdoor Arena is located: third largest in Italy, it has over 22,000 seats and is the perfect place for outdoor operas and concerts. You will have approximately two and a half hours of free time to visit the house of Juliet (as in Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet), the historical Piazza delle Erbe and some of the exclusive shops around the city.
After Verona, we will head on over to the medieval towns of the Valpolicella region, time for an optional lunch and a chance to visit the 13th Century church of San Giorgio with its splendid altar dating back to 712 a.d. where there are some of the most beautiful, panoramic views of Sirmione and Lake Garda.
From here we drive to a vineyard to have a guided visit and learn more about the famous 'Amarone' wine. We will enjoy tasting some of the different wines they produce and have a chance to purchase a few bottles to take with you, such as Amarone and Recioto della Valpolicella.
Then just sit back and enjoy the views as we return to Venice.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest you to wear comfortable shoes and clothes. In summer, bring solar protection and a bottle of water. In winter, don't forget an umbrella.