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THE PULSATING HEART OF VERONA DURING EXPO 2015 Enjoy a walk in the pulsating heart of Verona with a local. See the highlights and hear to anecdotes you can not miss while visiting the romantic city of Romeo and Juliet. Special attention to Expo 2015 themes: Feed the Planet, Energy for Life.
 
We meet in the central Bra square where we can easily look at the Liston, Gran Guardia palace, Town Hall and Arena, the Roman amphitheater dated I century A.D. We proceed to Castelvecchio, stronghold and princely residence highly desired by Cangrande II della Scala in 1354 and we reach the summit of the bridge to take a fantastic photo.
Walking on the Roman Postumia road we reach Borsari Gate and then following the Decumanus Maximus we arrive in the Forum, center of the old city, now Erbe square. Nowadays the square is live diurnal market and center of nightlife.
We enter Signori square, location of the main Communal residences and della Scala family palaces. We will admire the Arche Scaligere, monumental funeral complex in Gothic style of the of the most important Veronese noble family.
We are on the traces of Feed the Planet, main theme of Expo 2015.
We carry on to the marvellous St. Anastasia basilica, Gothic masterpiece and the biggest church in the city. We back track to see Juliet’s house and to admire the very famous balcony where, according to the tradition, Juliet leaned out talking to her Romeo. We can leave a message or take a picture in front of the statue or read Shakespeare’s verses.
Through the pedestrian Stella road we go back to Bra square without missing the “Ala” of the Arena, that is the remaining part of the external ring.
 


YDERLIGERE OPERATIONELLE OPLYSNINGER
Price: 40 € per person
Departure: Thursday at 9 AM; Saturday at 3 PM
Duration: 2.30 hours
Distance: 2 mi
Meeting Point: Bra square, in front of Vittorio Emanuele II equestrian monument
Languages: It, En



Included:
- Local tour leader
- Tour as in the programme



Excluded:
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Meals and drinks
- Personal expenses
- Tips and gratuities



Please Note

- The tour is suitable for all ages. The itinerary is easy and flat.
- This tour has a 2 passenger minimum requirement for operation and is subject to cancellation if this minimum is not met.
 
 
  • Piazza Bra
    Verona (VR)

TOP TRAVEL TEAM DI PLA NET VIAGGI


Top Travel Team is an indipendent travel agency and tour operator established in 1999 in Verona.
The very close-knit team deals with outgoing, incoming and ticket office with competence and courtesy.
The company philosophy proposes slow travels to deeply know the local reality of the visited countries.
“Let’s bike! Verona bike tours” project promotes sustainable mobility together with cultural, artistic and wine and food peculiarities of the territory.
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Lungadige Porta Vittoria 21
37129 - Verona (VR)
+390458005167 www.letsbikeveronatours.it
Yderligere oplysninger
Top Travel Team is born in 1999 and since 2005 deals with the technical organization of bike travels for FIAB (Federazione Italiana Amici della Bicicletta).
Since 2007 Top Travel Team offers packages including bike tours. Two or three nights’ stay to discover the best known and the less visited masterpieces of beautiful and romantic Verona.
Since 2013 it has bought its own bicycles and has developed “Let’s bike! Verona bike tours” project to promote half-day itineraries of Verona and its surroundings (Valpolicella, Valpantena) by bike with a local tour leader, with the purpose of joining cultural proposals and the opportunity to enjoy the tasting of typical products as local wines, cheese and extra virgin olive oil.
A special attention to the territory, to its peculiarities and riches to make known and pass on with the slow and relaxed rhythm of a bike. Mostly flat and not very extensive Verona reserves pleasant surprises for those who want to venture out around typical neighborhood and adjacent valleys.
Top Travel Team has created its own “Travel Team Slow Tour” travels with the desire of creating tours for those who want to visit a country and learn about the local reality.These tours around the world allow you to discover the local reality, to observe in a deeper and more human way the surroundings.
These trips can get you in touch with people, and this kind of meeting can transform the simple curiosity of a tourist in a concrete contribution by helping the local economy.
 
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