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Verona— 2 nights
City of Romeo and Juliet
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.Visit Arena di Verona and Piazzale Castel San Pietro for their historical value. Get a sense of the local culture at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore and Casa di Giulietta. Venture out of the city with trips to Scaliger Castle in Malcesine (in Malcesine) and Castello Scaligero (in Sirmione). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, don't miss a visit to Piazza Bra, contemplate the long history of Museo di Castelvecchio, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Verona's Cathedral (Duomo).
For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Verona visit planner.
If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Verona Villafranca Airport, Treviso-Sant'Angelo Airport and Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Verona
Scaliger Castle in Malcesine, Castello Scaligero
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