In the center of Verona, met up with your knowledgeable local guide and get ready to discover the delights of this northern Italian city. Explore the streets of Verona's historical center, taking in the churches and palaces that have helped make this town a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site.
After some meandering and learning about the history of the town, make your way over to see the gem of Verona: the ancient Roman arena. Built in 30 AD, the arena is very well preserved for being 2,000 years old. Learn about the history of the arena, about how it once could hold up to 30,000 people and the actions that have taken place over the years to keep it so well preserved.
Hear about how the arena not only hosts concerts from international superstars but it's also home of the very popular Verona Arena Festival, a summertime opera celebration that draws classical music lovers from all over the world. After taking some photos of the arena, head to the former home of famed opera singer, Maria Callas. Then move on to Juliet's House (La Casa di Giulietta), the structure that inspired Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. Wander back to Piazza Bra where the tour ends.