Verona

This romantic city offers an infinite beauty. Discover the ancient Roman city centre, the charming hills of Amarone wine, the fascinating villages of Lake Garda, the delicious local cuisine in the Osterias, the local and authentic traditions and much more
Where

Verona is located in the North-East part of Italy, between Venice and Milan. Surrounded by hilly wine regions, mountains and very close to Lake Garda

How

It’s well connected via highway and train to main axes north-south and east-west. It has a minor airport called Valerio Catullo, about 20 minutes from the city. The nearest international airports are Milano Malpensa and Venice Marco Polo, both reachable in maximum a couple of hours driving. The main train station is Verona Porta Nuova

When

Mid seasons are suitable for the warm temperature and less tourists. The summer is ideal because Verona boasts a famous open-air Opera festival inside the Roman amphitheater Arena

Why

Verona is a small historic city, very clean, safe and relaxing. It’s easy to stroll in the main squares also during the night. It’s not so touristy and usually not very busy. It’s a perfect destination for wine lovers because it is in the heart of Amarone, Soave, Lugana, Custoza and Bardolino wine regions

Sightseeing

Whether walking or biking, Ways guides will always let you experience the places with a unique point of view: the local’s eye. Deepen into the heritage of the city and of the small villages, discover the authentic traditions and most ancient and famous stories like Romeo and Juliet’s tragedy. Castelvecchio, Piazza delle Erbe, Ponte Pietra, Piazza dei Signori, Arena and San Pietro’s hill are the most beautiful places of the city to admire

Wine Experience

The city is in the heart of many famous wine regions such as Amarone, Soave, Lugana, Custoza and Bardolino and not far from the UNESCO Prosecco area. A real paradise for wine lovers. Discover the secrets of these unique wines with Ways wine experts. Meet the producers, taste the local wines, discover the flavours and perfumes of the local varieties and the traditional food specialties

Food Culture

The best way to discover the Veronese food traditions is with a Ways foodie guide that will lead you to an incredible culinary journey through the local traditions and unique flavours. You can meet the locals, taste the delicious cuisine like the Tortelli, the Lessini mountain cheese, Soppressa salami and much more.  These experiences will allow you to see Verona from a brand-new perspective, made of great simplicity and unique flavours

Cooking Class

If you dream of preparing a whole Italian meal and discover the secrets of the Veronese cuisine, a hands-on cooking experience with Ways chefs is the perfect solution. In the city centre of Verona there is La Soffritta, our modern and cozy cooking school where our expert instructors will show you how to cook the local Risotto all’Amarone. They will reveal you the secrets of the traditional pasta making for a perfect lunch or dinner

Day Touring

Verona is in an extremely convenient position, a few hours away from the beautiful and world-famous sites like Dolomites, Lake Garda, Vicenza, Padua, Bologna and Parma. Ways guides and drivers will offer a relaxing trip to discover the highlights of beautiful historic cities like Vicenza and Padua, with the famous Palladian villas; the breathtaking Dolomites with typical mountain villages; the dreamy lake Garda with its clear waters

Special Activities

Ways world is at disposal to create and organize bespoke tours designed from your requests and desires. Thanks to our wide knowledge of the territory we can offer special and unique experiences like panoramic tours on original 80s Vespas, Alfa Romeo vintage car ride through dreamy hilly roads, exclusive boat ride on lake Garda on a luxury Riva motor yacht or tailor made experiences

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