Verona Food, Wine & Legends Tour: A Gastronomic Adventure – Day Trip from Venice

Booked by Cerchio Travel with Viator

🚅 Venice Santa Lucia Train Station
Depart 1:57 pm on Italo 8984, Coach: 2
Arrive Verona Puorto Nuova 3:10 pm

Your food tour starts at 4:30 pm. You should have a ten minute cab drive to the first church, giving you about an hour to walk and have a brief visit at the church(s).

Pre-Tour Visit to Churches

This link maps out four churches in the area of the starting point for your Verona Food Tour. Have the taxi driver drop you off and make your way to the starting point, visiting the churches you choose along the way, time permitting. It is a route of approximately one mile.

What to Expect

The Verona Food, Wine & Legends Tour promises an unforgettable experience that combines gastronomy, history, and culture. Allow your expert guide to lead you on a leisurely exploration of Verona, where hidden culinary treasures await your discovery. Here’s what you can expect:

  1. Piazza Bra: We’ll start at Piazza Bra, the largest piazza in Verona1. This bustling square is lined with cafés and restaurants, and it’s home to iconic landmarks like the Verona Arena, town hall, and Palazzo Barbieri. As we stroll through the historic city center, you’ll learn about Verona’s rich history and traditions.
  2. Casa di Giulietta (Pass By): We’ll stop by Juliet’s house, famous for its balcony, where you can take a picture and immerse yourself in the romantic legend of Romeo and Juliet.
  3. Piazza dei Signori (Pass By): During winter, you’ll have the chance to taste holiday specialties as we pass through this charming square.
  4. Gourmet Stops: Our tour includes plenty of gourmet stops where you’ll sample the finest local delicacies. From traditional Italian fare to unique Veronese specialties, each stop promises a one-of-a-kind culinary adventure.
  5. Lunch at a Trattoria-Restaurant: Our lunch will be served in a proper trattoria, featuring fresh pasta dishes like tortelli, risotto with Amarone, gnocchi, tagliatelle with truffle, and polenta with melted cheese DOP. It’s like two Verona tours in one: a walking tour with a local host combined with a food and wine itinerary.
  6. Proper Wine Tasting Session: At Ponte Pietra, we’ll delve into Verona’s wine traditions. You’ll enjoy a funny wine lesson and taste at least three different DOC wines, including the renowned Amarone. Amarone is considered the king of Italian wines, and we’ll pair it with local delicious snacks from the Dolomites mountains and Lake Garda. Soft drinks are available for children.
  7. Sunset Food and Wine Walking Tour: As the sun sets, casting a golden glow over the city, our expert guide will lead you on a leisurely stroll through Verona’s enchanting streets. Discover hidden culinary gems and savor the flavors of Verona while learning about the region’s gastronomic traditions.
  8. Cable Car Experience: During the afternoon tour, we’ll provide skip-the-line tickets for the panoramic cable car ride. Enjoy breathtaking views of Verona from above1. Please note that during winter afternoon tours, the cable car may not operate due to closing time, but we’ll ensure you have the skip-the-line tickets for another day.

Create Lasting Memories

Don’t miss the chance to savor Verona’s culinary wonders and immerse yourself in authentic Italy. Whether you’re exploring during summer or the holiday season, our tour promises a sensory and cultural delight. Buon appetito! 🇮🇹🍽️🌆

Timetables and tickets for St.Zeno, Cathedral, St.Anastasia, St.Fermo (


Radio Taxi service is active 24 hours a day and their stands can be found in Piazza Bra and outside Porta Nuova Railway Station. Other taxi stands can be found in Piazza delle Erbe and Piazza San Zeno, and outside Borgo Trento Hospital and Borgo Roma Hospital.

Radio Taxi Verona: +39 045 532666

Sms Taxi: +39 340 3210021

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