Route & dates
Train + Fly: 4 h 45 min
Verona— 28 nights
Bus: 1 h 15 min
Venice— 31 nights
Fly + Train: 4 h 45 min
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City of Romeo and Juliet
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.Get some cultural insight at Piazza delle Erbe and Arena di Verona. Appreciate the collections at Casa di Giulietta and Museo Africano. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Verona: Vicenza (Basilica Palladiana, Chiesa di Santa Corona, &more), Gardaland Park (in Castelnuovo del Garda) and Fondazione Bisazza (in Montecchio Maggiore). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio, delve into the distant past at Operaforte, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesetta di San Rocchetto, and explore the world behind art at Galleria d'Arte Moderna Palazzo Forti.
For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Verona trip itinerary planning app.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Verona is an approximately 5- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. You'll set off for Venice on the 29th (Tue).
Things to do in Verona
Vicenza, Malcesine, Borghetto sul Mincio, Gardaland Park, Lago di Garda
City of Romance
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.Doge's Palace and Peggy Guggenheim Collection will appeal to museum buffs. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Piazza San Marco and Chiesa degli Eremitani. Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Padua (Planetario di Padova, Orto Botanico di Padova, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, take an in-depth tour of Naval History Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa del Santissimo Redentore, and explore the world behind art at Museo Correr.
To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice vacation planning tool.
Traveling by bus from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In January in Venice, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Venice