'In fair Verona, where we lay our scene’ for an unforgettable bike tour of Roman ruins, beautiful basilicas, and poignant sites from Shakespeare! One of Italy's main tourist destinations owing to its rich artistic heritage and the hosting of the opera season, Verona received UNESCO World Heritage Site status in 2000.
Verona is the romantic setting for two plays by the world's most famous playwright, William Shakespeare, including the tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, and the lighter comedy The Two Gentlemen of Verona. This city of lustrous legacies was also the birthplace of Isotta Nogarola, the first alleged female humanist who played one of the most significant roles in the Italian Renaissance.
Adventure around the world-renowned Roman Amphitheater, alight by the alluring Adige River, and catch an unrivaled view of vivacious Verona from the Castel San Pietro. Sensational sightseeing spots abound, from Piazza Bra, Porta Borsari and Piazza dei Signori e Arche Scaligere, to the Bra Molinari, Duomo, and Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, with an unmissable literary moment at the Casa di Giulietta (Romeo and Juliet balcony)!
The city of star-crossed lovers is full of secret splendor, waiting to win your heart on a beautiful guided bicycle tour!