Bacchus and the Romans

Ancient monuments in Verona and Valpolicella valley

This inclusive tour is dedicated to people who like culture and history, but also wines and local delicatessen. The included bike tours and the dinner allow you to know the city and the surroundings and to taste the Veronese wines, worthy of Bacchus.
You learn more about the monuments and the history of the Roman Verona thanks to the entrance to the Arena, the most known Roman amphitheatre in the world, after Colosseum. You discover the Maffeiano Museum, one of oldest public museum in Europe.

The included bike tours are two.

The first tour is on Friday morning where you discover Valpolicella, a charming hilly area only a few miles from Verona. A territory full of architectural beauty and traditions, dominated by beautiful vineyards. You visit a wine cellar and meet passionate and devoted longstanding producers of these peculiar and extraordinary wines. The guided tasting of Valpolicella wines such as Amarone and Recioto is included.
The itinerary is through bicycle paths, low traffic streets and some short stretches of dirt road. Along the road there are short climbs with a breathtaking view of the Valpolicella vineyards.

The second tour is on Saturday morning and you ride in the city with “Verona Sightseeing” bike tour. This itinerary takes you across the most beautiful streets of Verona, small squares and hidden corners. In an enjoyable and cultural way you discover the most visited but also the less known places of the city. A local tour leader tells you curiosities, stories and anecdotes of Verona. You stop for a coffee/ice-cream. The itinerary is easy and flat.

Lay up for Verona!

The accomodation will be carefully chosen according to the availability when booking.

Tour details

  • Price per person a partire da 360 € (minimo due partecipanti)

  • Languages It - En

Included

  • 1 Dinner with local specialities
  • 2 Bike tour or walk tour
  • 3 Nights: Accomodation in B&B or hotel 3*
  • Local tour leader
  • Insurance
  • Entrance ticket to Arena and the Maffeiano Museum
  • Bike rental and helmet
  • Tour as in the programme

Excluded

  • Optional activity costs
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Personal expenses