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Arena di Verona

Piazza Bra' 28, 37121, Verona, Italy
+39 045 800 5151
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Built in the first century AD, this is one of the best conserved Roman amphitheatres, whose seating area is made up of 44 levels and can hold up to 22,000 spectators.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“opera season” (162 reviews)
“stone steps” (145 reviews)
“la traviata” (51 reviews)
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Piazza Bra' 28, 37121, Verona, Italy
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+39 045 800 5151
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"opera season"
in 162 reviews
"stone steps"
in 145 reviews
"la traviata"
in 51 reviews
"numbered seats"
in 44 reviews
"opera experience"
in 41 reviews
"cheap seats"
in 90 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 40 reviews
"bucket list"
in 53 reviews
"open air"
in 73 reviews
"roman amphitheatre"
in 67 reviews
"roman times"
in 42 reviews
"piazza bra"
in 136 reviews
"aida"
in 519 reviews
"performance"
in 559 reviews
"stage"
in 447 reviews
"arena"
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"concert"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

At eight pm we entered the beautiful arena of Arena di Verona - but the performances were not supposed to start before nine. It was magical just to sit there and wstch people come in, in all sorts of dress codes. From tuxedo to shorts...More

Thank KSHolm
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Reviewed yesterday

We went to two operas Carmen and Aida as well as visiting on a Verona 48hr card. The operas were great with the unique experience being the staging. Great scenery, fabulous costumes and large casts made the most of the space and setting. Although sitting...More

Thank Albert Z
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This week we visited 3 Operas Aida, Nabucco, Carmen. Everything just beautiful. A MUST SEE. BUT: With just a few little drops of rain the stopped or cancelled the performances. The reason: Their VERY VALUABLE INSTRUMENTS. - That’s not customer friendly at all!!! - Nothing...More

Thank 104marcele
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had tickets for Verona festival. ...Verdi's Aida the opera...it was probably sold out and it was an amazing night...an amazing production ...My tip is to try not to sit very high if you have panic issues ...the subtitles wallwas on the top of the...More

Thank maninastavroulakis
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just go. Something you must do! From the Bucket list too. Amazing and incredible spectacle. In everyway. Take your wine in paper bags. Plastic glasses. Be sure you bring 0,5 ltrs bottles water with you! The show is approx. 4 hours! Enjoy!!!

Thank Boerdam
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Reviewed yesterday

Packed out, sitting on hard steps despite a cushion it was very uncomfortable. T he steps are also very deep and a struggle for all but the fittest. We were at the back and could not hear or see the performance. If you freally must...More

Thank linda w
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First experience of live Opera and did not disappoint. Excellent seats, cushion a must! The scale of the stage and cast is amazing - in Nabucco we had hundreds in the cast, horses, carriages and a replica of the Scala theatre! We also had the...More

Thank DAISYBOO17
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A wonderful summer night in Verona for a performance of Aida.Great crowd.Amazing atmosphere.Everyone MUST rent pillows because your butt is going to kill you.Dress code isn’t strict if you are at the stands.Wonderful experience

Thank Kostas T
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We’d looked forward to visiting the arena but it was a let down as you couldn’t view all due to it being opera season.

Thank sandynorrie73
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Try and plan the visit either quite early in the morning or after lunchtime time when the heat and queues have reduced.

Thank Parsha50
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ddunne2018
19 July 2018|
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Response from Travelaround59 | Reviewed this property |
There 2 intervals of 15 minutes. One is after the first act and one after the second. In between act 3 and 4 no interval
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401Aanna
25 June 2018|
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Response from Helen O | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. I don’t believe that we paid delivery. Printed the tickets ourselves.
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