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Via Castel San Pietro, 37129, Verona, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

Get a birds-eye-view of Verona, 15-20 min climb to the top aftre crossing Ponte Pietra. Plan to reach here by 5-6pm so that you can relax and watch great views of Verona and later see the magical sunset during summer. Wear comfortable walking shoes as...More

Thank Chandan M
Reviewed 3 days ago

A short walk from town across the Ponte Pietra, cross the Rigaste Redentore, and look to the right for a narrow alley/side street Vicolo Botte which leads to steps uphill, or if you don't want to walk, the Funicular di Verona station is located a...More

Thank wendywelding
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took he funicular up to see the views from the top. As a senior citizen, was given a discount. The views from the top overlook Verona. You don't realize how big Verona is until you see it from this perspective.

Thank plasmid
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice place to get on foot or a cog railway. Great view on city. Old romans Theater nearby. Plenty of space to sit and relax.

Thank Bartlomiej Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For the second time in town, I decided to mount the stairs. It's actually pretty quick to the top, about 10 minutes and worth it. You can also take the funicular which costs just 2€ for both ways. The view is beautiful on both sides...More

1  Thank Octavos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth the climb. From this square you get the classic view of Verona that you see in travel brochures. Better in the morning *if* you don't want the sun shinning directly into lens.

Thank NorthStar694968
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the funicular up to the Castel San Pietro. The views are amazing and where I think most of the photos of Verona are taken. There was also a restaurant located there that had food or just drinks. It also had a great view...More

Thank FlyingT757
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We could have got the funicular, of course, but that wouldn't have been so much fun! There several things to see in this area and it's worth checking when they are open. We didn't (shame on us) and so were disappointed that some were closed....More

1  Thank Steve F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This nicely renovated Castle is over Verona, that you can reach by car (tiny roads, old streets, bit stressy to reach the top) or by foot from the near brifódge (15 minutes to climb up). By car, if you put your navigation target to Camping...More

2  Thank Gergely B
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

This area offers an excellent vantage point of the city and it is fun to get up there by using the funicular.

Thank Dennis F
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