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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 Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore for their historical value. Get a sense of the local culture at Piazza delle Erbe and Casa di Giulietta. Venture out of the city with trips to Scaliger Castle in Malcesine (in Malcesine) and Castello Scaligero (in Sirmione). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Verona's Cathedral (Duomo), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, and admire the landmark architecture of Arche Scaligere.
To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Verona driving holiday planning app.
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. June in Verona sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Verona
Scaliger Castle in Malcesine, Castello Scaligero
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