A city known for its romantic views, it’s not difficult to see why Verona was the ideal setting for Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers. Verona is an epicenter for culture and history, with charming medieval streets, ancient Roman sites, exquisite dining, and tantalizing opera houses. Fly to Verona with Alitalia for your next romantic getaway and discover the allure of this city for yourself.
Thousands of visitors travel to Verona each year to attach locks to the gate that leads to the balcony where Romeo and Juliet had their famous fictional meeting. Book your tickets to Verona for early April to experience Vinitaly, an annual wine expo that showcases the finest wines from the world over. Enjoy a meal with a view at one of Verona’s excellent restaurants and then visit the city’s Roman theater and archeological museum, where you’ll enjoy historical treasures such as mosaic floors and Etruscan sculptures.
The best time to visit Verona is in early spring, March to May, before the main tourist season begins. The milder weather during this time allows for plenty of exploration, and seasoned travelers recommend packing sturdy, comfortable shoes to make navigating the city’s cobblestone streets easier. Don’t forget to check Alitalia’s website for great flight deals to Verona.