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Good entry to old Verona

This is a great landmark entry gate to Verona. We especially liked the clock face which sat above... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ilmar T
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Perth, Australia
First Peek into the City of Verona

We took a one day trip into the city of Verona and caught a cab at the train station to drop us off... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KimH5375
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a great landmark entry gate to Verona. We especially liked the clock face which sat above the central pillar. The gate separates the newer parts of the city with the older, and leads directly to the Roman arena. A must have photograph.

Thank Ilmar T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a one day trip into the city of Verona and caught a cab at the train station to drop us off here. This was our first site of the city. This is where the pedestrian walk starts and the cars are not allowed...More

Thank KimH5375
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A worthy entrance to Piazza Bra and the Arena of Verona. It partly separates the vehicular and pedestrian areas of Verona.

Thank Drehort
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

This is a grand entry to the old city. The square as you walk in is beautiful with loads of restaurants and places to relax and take it the views.

Thank lifenadventure
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Entering Verona from this gateway is impressive and awe inspiring. It would be easy to imagine medieval citizens walking alongside you as you go into the heart of Verona.

Thank Rutti
Reviewed 17 June 2018

This gateway consists of two arches across Corsa Porta Nuova with walkway and battlements above and joins a pentagon tower. The gate dates to 1257 (or earlier) and joined a section of the old City walls at that time. The clock was installed in 1872.

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 7 June 2018

As you enter the city centre and the cobbled square around the arena you pass under these arches which also feature a great clock.

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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

You have to pass right through here to get to the arena. You can’t go on or in it. It is ok to look at, but not anything to write home about

Thank DofDenver
Reviewed 15 May 2018

It's not just a landmark. It is on the way from Piazza Bra to the train station. It is not worth a special visit.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Having walked up from the railway station, which is not far from the centre of verona, it was a nice way to enter piazza bra. I would not go out of my way to see it though.

Thank Perry G
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