Top 20 Experience in Verona

Semi-private Amarone Wine-tasting Tour from Verona

Semi-private Amarone Wine-tasting Tour from Verona

Meet the wine expert in Verona, explore the Valpolicella valleys and taste local wines like the famous Amarone and Ripasso in two traditional wineries of Valpolicella region.
The wine experience will start with a visit to a fascinating and family-run winery located in the heart of Valpolicella. Here, the winemaker will show you the wine cellar and tell you the secrets of the production. Then, you will enjoy a wine tasting, including the great Amarone, paired with some local products.
After taking some stunning pictures of the cellar and vineyards you will depart to reach the second winery where you will have more tastings and compare the aromas of the wines. Here, the winemaker will welcome you telling the story of the family-run business and its value for the territory. Finally, you’ll understand why Verona is the wine capital of Italy: an incredible territory made of small and high quality winemakers who produce an amazing product with passion.
Valpolicella Wine Tour: 3 Wineries, refined lunch & unique Amarone tastings

Valpolicella Wine Tour: 3 Wineries, refined lunch & unique Amarone tastings

This is a semi PRIVATE Amarone, Valpolicella Wine experience for true wine lovers!
Follow your local guide and meet the producers in person, eager to share their passion, their world and let you into their own home.

We also offer a door to door wine shipping service during our tours.

During the day get an inside look at all the steps of the winemaking process, from fermentation to bottling. Complete the experience with a unique tasting of different vintages of Amarone and of course all the Valpolicella wines: Classico. Superiore, Ripasso and the sweet Recioto!

Bonus, when possible we also taste the new EVO of the wineries.

Between vineyard and winery visits, enjoy a delicious, traditional full lunch - of course, always paired with Valpolicella wine and Amarone!

The afternoon winery visit offers a walk through the vineyards where you learn about different indigenous grape varieties.
We end with a superb wine tasting session where we will also pair the Amarone with dark chocolate!
The Verona Food, Wine & history, Lunch/sunset aperitif & skip the line cable car

The Verona Food, Wine & history, Lunch/sunset aperitif & skip the line cable car

LOT OF GOURMET STOPS INCLUDING TRADITIONAL LUNCH, AMARONE tasting and SKIP THE LINE CABLE CAR TICKETS.

In our afternoon food & wine tour we follow the Sunset & end with a great aperitivo with a stunning view, with plenty food & wine, riding the cable car.

This tour gives you a unique experience, showing how local lives while learning about the city’s traditions and our culture.

We modify the program to match the seasons.

Our tour offers you a sensory stroll of gastronomic treasures.

Your Foody guide (a native) leads you through the city’s monuments and narrow historic streets, tasting typical Veronese dishes: from DOP cheeses and cold cuts to a main dish based on fresh TORTELLI or RISOTTO with Amarone/ or yummy "pinsa", based on the day and the timetable.

We will then enjoy a proper wine tasting session of 3 wines DOC, Amarone always included!

We also provide SKIP THE LINE CABLE CAR TICKETS to reach by yourself Verona’s most romantic view.

Discover Valpolicella Vineyards and Wine Tasting Experience

Discover Valpolicella Vineyards and Wine Tasting Experience

Join an unforgettable tour in our family Winery with the winemaker!

We are a Winery boutique in the heart of Valpolicella and we organize activities to share our passion for Valpolicella and Amarone wines with our guests (we offer it directly, without intermediaries or tour operator).

We’ll start with a walk in the vineyard, telling you the family history about the winery and the estates. You’ll learn how to dry Amarone grapes in the traditional drying room, a process called Appassimento. You'll visit our rural house and the cellar from the 17th century used for winemaking and refinement. At the conclusion, the tasting of a selection of our fine wines Valpolicella, RIPASSO and the great AMARONE, learning how to evaluate them by sight, smell and taste.

You’ll also enjoy our organic EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL, local cheeses called Monte Veronese and Soppressa Valpolicella (a kind of salami).

We’ll be waiting for you on our amazing terrace with a stunning view of the Valpolicella!
Fascinating Verona: in the Footprints of Romeo and Juliet

Fascinating Verona: in the Footprints of Romeo and Juliet

Discover Verona with your local guide. Follow the footprints left by Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet and be drawn in by this fascinating city.

Learn about the romance, drama and family feuds of Verona that led Shakespeare to choose the city as the setting for Romeo and Juliet. Start your guided tour at the Arena that was built before Rome’s Colosseum and is still used for cultural events.

Walk to Juliet's house to see the famous balcony and the statue of Juliet. Continue to Herbs Square, where you’ll find a lively market, the Lamberti Tower and the ancient Domus Mercatorum. Visit historic Signori Square, where the entire history of Verona can be seen. You’ll find structures from the Romans through the Romanesque, Gothic and Renaissance periods. Pass through medieval courtyards on your way to the Scala Family Tombs.
City Escape: Lake Garda Private Day Trip from Verona

City Escape: Lake Garda Private Day Trip from Verona

This is not a typical day trip; this is YOUR day trip!

Step outside of Verona and go to Lake Garda for a fuller, more extensive experience by exploring the beauty of the region. Sit back and admire the views as you travel through beautiful scenery typical of the region. Make stops along the way to visit classic spots like Castello Belvedere, Desenzano, Azienda Agricola, and of course, let’s not forget about the hidden gems your host has in store for you. They can’t wait to share some of their unique stories and let you connect with their culture in an enjoyable and inspiring way. So get ready and enjoy the ride!

Withlocals City Escape Private Day Trip™ is one of Withlocals' signature tours available in major cities worldwide. We work with passionate local guides who earn a fair fee. We support local economies by only offering local produce and prevent over-tourism with only small non-intrusive groups. Our tours are carbon-neutral and away from the standard tourist routes.
Verona Highlights Walking Tour in Small-group

Verona Highlights Walking Tour in Small-group

Follow the guide, your local insider, and stroll through the old town to discover the most beautiful places of the city. Discover the squares of the city, stopping to admire, from the outside, the most important monuments. See the medieval Castelvecchio and its Scaligero Bridge, the Gavi's arch and learn about the ancient Roman past of the city.
After a short walk you'll reach Piazza Bra and the Arena amphitheater, one of the symbols of the city, famous for the Opera season. Listen to stories and curiosities about the Roman structure of the city and see the ruins still well preserved.
Pass by Porta Borsari until the famous Piazza delle Erbe, the ancient Roman forum. Admire the frescoes of the palaces, the local market and Torre dei Lamberti. On the shade of the tower there's a beautiful square: Piazza dei Signori, where you'll see the statue of Dante Alighieri, world-famous Italian poet.
Finally you'll listen legends and tales about Romeo and Juliet and see the romantic balcony.
Verona Food & Wine Walking Tour in Small-group

Verona Food & Wine Walking Tour in Small-group

Follow your local foodie, live a one-of-a-kind experience and, just like a real local, start your day in the right way drinking an authentic Italian espresso.
After a very Italian beginning, a classic aperitif is waiting for you. You'll stop in one of the most traditional "Osterie" of the city, where you will savor some local products, such as Soppressa (a type of salami), Monte Veronese cheese and the famous meatballs from Verona.
The next step will make your mouth water: enjoy a traditional dish and discover some local culinary traditions with your expert guide. Continue your visit in the food district of Verona, where the most "Osterie" and botteghe are located, and enjoy the great wines of the city. Then discover the aromas and main features of the traditional local wines, such as the Valpolicella red wine, or the white wines coming from the East of Verona and Lake Garda.
Finally, stop in an historical Gelateria to taste an artisanal Gelato to refresh your mouth.
Skip the Line Juliet's House & Surroundings of Verona Private Tour

Skip the Line Juliet's House & Surroundings of Verona Private Tour

There's plenty to see inside and outside of Juliet's House. And with a skip the line ticket, you're set to enjoy this attraction to the max. So, don't wait long to enter this attraction - there's no time to lose with this private skip the line tour!

Your local guide will leave no details behind. Check out Piazza dei Signori, Piazza del Erbe, plus the many treasures that can only be found in this worldwide-known attraction. With a local guide by your side, you get the ins and outs, answers to your Juliet's House questions, and a different and personalized perspective of the attraction.

Withlocals Skip the Line Private Tour™ is one of Withlocals' signature tours available in major cities worldwide. We work with passionate local guides who earn a fair fee. We support local economies by only offering local products and preventing over-tourism with only small non-intrusive groups. Our tours are carbon-neutral and away from the standard tourist routes.
Pagus Wine Tours® - A taste of Valpolicella - Half day wine tour

Pagus Wine Tours® - A taste of Valpolicella - Half day wine tour

In this tour - but that's just one of the experiences you can live with Pagus - we will take you to an extraordinary land called Valpolicella. Its wine is considered legendary since Roman times. You’ll learn about the history of our wines and of this great territory. On Valpolicella wine route you will admire panoramic views of hills and vineyards, with a stop at the hamlet of San Giorgio di Valpolicella.

Moreover, during the tasting in a local cellar, you will discover the entire range of Valpolicella wines DOC (Controlled Denomination of Origin) and DOCG (Controlled and Guaranteed Denomination of Origin) including Valpolicella, Ripasso, his majesty Amarone and Recioto.

Join our half day wine tour (around 3,5 hours) developed for those who want to spend an afternoon far from the town, in the calm countryside, tasting good wine with the company of other wine lovers.
Dark Historical Verona Walking Tour

Dark Historical Verona Walking Tour

Experience this walking tour and learn about the darkest parts of Verona history. You will live some of the most cruel fights held in the Arena, you'll pass the old Jewish Ghetto and you'll hear about the cruel destiny of some of the people who lived there. Then, in Piazza Erbe, we'll undergo the sorrow and pain of the people exposed to the public shame, we'll pass the place where Mastiff I was murdered, reach the arch where the torture instruments were exposed, and then we'll see the Scala family Tombs, the courtyard where dozens of beheaded skeletons were found, and, of course, we'll end with the heart-breaking story of Romeo & Juliet. Be prepared to gasp and cry, to held your breath and feel touched and moved while living the ill-fated, hopeless human tragedies which occurred in the very places we'll be passing by.
Private S. Anna di Alfaedo and Prehistoric Museum Walking Tour

Private S. Anna di Alfaedo and Prehistoric Museum Walking Tour

A walk deep into nature is what you need to get yourself a relaxing experience out of the beaten routes and touristy places around the city.

We will take our time to visit the cozy and interesting prehistoric museum. The museum hosts some of the most important fossils never found here in Lessinia.

After the visit, we could take advantage to reach by foot the fascinating Ponte di Veja, a natural wonder that you can see only here and a few other places in Europe. Awesome landscapes and rich full nature will ease your day. The walk is about 8,5 km long and has a gap of 300 meters of height.
Wine Tasting in Valpolicella Classica: the cradle of Amarone

Wine Tasting in Valpolicella Classica: the cradle of Amarone

Our vineyards are on average 30/50 years old and are cultivated following the typical “pergola veronese” or “filare speronato” (guyot) methods.

All producing procedures of our wine take place within our small farm, Agricola Franchini. Tradition and pride coming from the cultivation of our own vineyard is priceless, so we make sure that very operation in the fields is done manually, from the pruning to the natural fertilization, with patience and respect for our nature. For this reasons, we place these aspects at the first places.
Italian Risotto recipes and Pasta Cooking Class

Italian Risotto recipes and Pasta Cooking Class

Local chef for an authentic cooking experience
Hands-on class to learn how to prepare three traditional recipes
Cook Risotto, Fresh Pasta and Tiramisu
Have lunch with your home-cooked meal and a glass of local wine
Receive the recipes to recreate the Italian dishes at home
Tour to discover the Unique History of Verona, the City of Art

Tour to discover the Unique History of Verona, the City of Art

Any excursion to a city of art should be completed by a guided tour.
Only in this way will the masterpieces you encounter along the way will remain in your memory forever.
The history of Verona is unique, it is no coincidence that Celts, Romans, Lombards, Austrians, French have followed one another here. Anyone who has fallen in love with Verona.
Come with me to find out why.
My Granny's secrets: Making pasta in the heart of Verona

My Granny's secrets: Making pasta in the heart of Verona

This making pasta class in Verona is an authentic experience to live while you are visiting the city.
City Sightseeing Verona Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

City Sightseeing Verona Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Experience the perfect introduction to Verona aboard this hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour! You'll see all the beautiful sights of the city in a comfortable and secure environment, with full commentary provided. Discover Verona in an open-top double-decker bus with the opportunity to hop-on and hop-off at 16 different stops on two different bus routes whenever you wish, all day long. Tickets are valid for 24 hours.
Verona Moonlight Walking Tour

Verona Moonlight Walking Tour

Starting at 8.30 pm from Piazza Erbe, this tour will bring you through fascinating alleys and mysterious corners capable of mesmerizing painters, poets and hopeless dreamers. Captivating, intriguing places, glittered by the sparkling moon.
Verona Arena Skip-the-line Tour

Verona Arena Skip-the-line Tour

Meet the local guide in Piazza Bra and start to visit, during a 30 minutes express tour, the famous Arena: the great Roman amphitheatre of Verona. Enter with your priority ticket and listen to the local expert telling you about Arena construction, its current and ancient use, and the historical legends behind it.
Walk under the old marble arcades and listen to stories of gladiators and of the ancient Roman games that used to take place here. Discover facts and anecdotes about the extraordinary history of this monument. Arena, which survived an earthquake in the 12th century, is still nowadays the city’s favorite open-air Opera hall, for its unique sound quality. Nowadays it’s famous for the Opera season that started in 1913 with the world-famous Aida.
During this tour don’t forget your camera: from the top of the Arena you can enjoy a 360° view on the beautiful Piazza Bra. After this express tour you’ll know everything about the most famous and beautiful Verona monument.
Venice Full-Day Tour from Lake Garda

Venice Full-Day Tour from Lake Garda

Enjoy an 11-hour guided tour to discover Venice, the most romantic city in the world, from Lake Garda. Sightsee with a tour escort through the heart of Venice. During this excursion you will be able to see the most famous attractions of the city of the doges, such as the Bridge of Sighs, St. Mark's Cathedral and its square, the bell tower, and the Rialto Bridge. You will take a private boat through Venice's canals and have free time in the afternoon.