Verona, Italy

Verona is a city in the Veneto region of Italy. It has a population of about 265,000 (2011 estimate) within a metropolitan area of 715,000. The city is the provincial capital of Verona Province and is the second most populous municipality in the Veneto region.

More on Verona

The history of Verona goes back to as early as 550 BC. It has numerous historical sites, many of which are included in the

Verona UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Palazzo Maffei, Verona
Author: Lo Scaligero (Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported)

Going to Verona

The Valerio Catullo Villafranca Airport (VRN), or simply called the Verona Airport, is located about 12 km from the city center. Arriving there, you can take a bus directly to the Verona Railway Station for €5.

Verona can also be reached by train from Milan in 1 hour and 22 minutes by EuroCity (fare: €17.50), Venice in 1 hour 10 minutes by EuroCity (fare €18.50), and even Munich, in 5 hours and 30 minutes by EuroCity.


Places of Interest in Verona

  1. Arena
  2. Castelvecchio
  3. Duomo
  4. Giardino Giusti
  5. Piazza Erbe
  6. Piazza dei Signori
  7. Ponte Scaligero
  8. San Fermo Maggiore
  9. San Girogio in Braida
  10. San Zeno Maggiore
  11. Sant’Anastasia
  12. Teatro Romano / Museo Archeologico
  13. Tombs of the Scaligeri

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