Are you planning a trip in one of the most beautiful city in the world and you want to figure out what are 5 great things to do in Verona? Here are some advice to discover Verona both off the beaten tracks and also the most famous points of interest.
Let's see what are 5 things to do in Verona.
1. VERONA WALKING TOUR
The first thing to do when you arrive in Verona is to explore the city off the beaten tracks: see what usually tourists don't see.
You have the possibility to discover Verona from a different point of view, for free, with JM WALKING TOUR. Joining a free Verona tour you will see hidden places and a passionate local guide, will explain mysteries, secrets, and traditions of our city.
2. VISIT THE MOST IMPORTANT CHURCHES OF VERONA
Verona is also famous for it's churches, the most important ones are Il Duomo di Verona, Santa Anastasia, San Zeno and the romansque church of San Zeno Maggiore.
During the tour you can see most of these churches from the outside but we advice you to take a look inside too!
3. CLIMB UP THE TORRE DEI LAMBERTI
Located in the heart of the historical centre the The Torre dei Lamberti is the tallest tower in Verona standing 84 meters high it offers the best panoramic view of the city.
If you are brave enough after the tour you can try walking all of the 368 steps or if you want you can also take the elevator.
4. VISIT CASTELVECCHIO MUSEUM
Castelvecchio Museum is located in the eponymous medievel castle in the centre of Verona, first restored by the architect Carlo Scarpa in 1959 it displays many paintings, statues and even some of the tombs of the family of la Scala including the one of Can Grande the II, the most important Lord of Verona.
5. GO VISIT JULIET'S HOUSE
Although Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet wasn't based on a true story you can still go visit the house that once was inhabited by the Cappello family. Inside the courtyard you can see the statue of Juliet and the famous balcony, you can also visit the museum.
Before you leave remeber to touch Juliet's right breast if you want good luck fot the rest of your life!