Verona Italy is an excellent base for those looking to explore the surrounding region, with an array of attractions and activities just waiting to be explored. The city offers plenty of possibilities for day trips, such as cultural explorations or excursions to its surrounding countryside. Here are some of the best day trips from Verona to make your time in this amazing city even more enjoyable!
Most Scenic Day Trip from Verona
Italy is well-known for many things, from delicious food to friendly locals, but the main reason people go to this country is to experience the beautiful scenery firsthand. If you’re among these travelers, you should try the Sirmione and Lake Garda Tour from Verona.
You’ll see the very best of Northern Italy on this tour, complete with picturesque landscapes, quaint villas, and impressive medieval villages. On a boat ride from Verona to Lake Garda through clear blue waters and a walking tour through cobblestone streets, you’ll learn the history of this storied area from a local expert. Your exploration may also lead you to famous gelato and waterside shopping excursions, all with a gorgeous backdrop to admire.
Best Italian Countryside Tour from Verona
While cities like Verona are certainly remarkable, this Amarone Wine Tasting Tour from Verona will help you escape the hustle and bustle (with the bonus of some authentic Italian wine)! The destination on this tour is a winery in the green hills of Valpolicella, and the family who runs it will lead you through two tastings and an explanation of their process. You’re sure to have an unforgettable experience trying Ripasso and Amarone wines paired with local flavors. You’ll also have time to wander through the charming Valpolicella countryside and explore the grounds of the winery before you return to Verona.
Most Adventurous Day Trip from Verona
Want a more fun way to travel through Italy than by foot, car, or public transport? The Amarone Wine Tasting & e-Bike Countryside Tour is sure to please any bicycle enthusiast. You’ll immerse yourself in the stunning landscapes of Valpolicella and indulge in some delicious wines. Additionally, you’ll be pedaling through the hills and feeling the wind in your face on your bike as you travel to and from the area. This bike tour from Verona is perfect for those who want to keep healthy habits while away from home or want a unique experience beyond the traditional tour and wine tasting from Verona.
Best Wine Tasting Tour from Verona
If you’re all about the wine, the Valpolicella Wine Tasting Experience is right up your alley, offering the best of the best wines from this breathtaking region. Like the Verona day tours above, you’ll travel through the “Valley of Many Cellars” from vineyard to winery, experiencing the journey of wine from start to finish, guided by a local family of winemakers. The tour finishes with a tasting led by a sommelier, who will explain the flavors and highlights of four different local specialties: Valpolicella Classica, Ripasso, Amarone, and Recioto.
Best Day Trip from Verona to the Dolomites
With plenty of natural beauty and unique villages to explore, the Dolomites are a mountain range that makes for one of the most incredible Verona day trips. And there’s no better way to see them than with our Dolomites Private Tour from Verona. With seven fellow travelers at most, you’ll spend this Verona day excursion basking in the immensity of the Limestone Alps, venturing thousands of feet above ground level to places like Passo Pordoi, Val Di Fassa, and Marmolada.
Your guide will take you to these scenic locations via hiking or cable car, telling you fascinating information about the mountains along the way. Your tour will finish with a visit to a rifugio, or mountain refuge, to try traditional foods.
Reinvigorate your Verona Vacation with Tourist Italy!
When it comes to day tours Verona clearly has no shortage. Interested in the Verona excursion options listed here, like a Verona wine tour in Valpolicella or a mountain excursion from Verona to the Dolomites? Tourist Italy provides trips to these locations and so many more throughout Italy.
We offer guided tours in Verona, and Verona package tours to help you see more of the country. We also have a wealth of travel resources for those who like to plan their trips on their own, like this article on spending two days in Verona or this guide to the best tours of Verona. If you plan on visiting other places in the country, be sure to check out our guide to the most beautifully designed hotels in Italy or our list of the best travel experiences in Italy.