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Via Castel San Pietro, 37129, Verona, Italy
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All reviews steep climb cable car bar cafe roman theatre funicular railway eye view views are amazing surrounding hills well worth the effort walk up vantage point entire city great view of verona worth a trip by foot old city nice walk
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I first went by foot, but it's quite a hike and I wasn't really sure where to go. There's only one direction sign at the very bottom. I found it eventually, but if you've got the option it's better and faster to go with a...More

Thank Neža G
Reviewed 6 days ago

Walk or take the funiculare to the top for a fantastic view of Verona. A step down have a glass of wine or beer at the cafe.

Thank M. C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The walk up and down was not strenous and the view of the city was great, absolutely recommended to go up there for a short time!

Thank juno_usa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is such a pretty walk up the steps which are not overly steep and there is a viewing point or two on route. Once you reach the top the view is breathtaking - highlight of our trip ! There is a cable cart which...More

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The walk is not intimidating as it looks and is so worth the beautiful views you get once at the top. We sat up there for a while, it was really calm, quiet and not full of tourists.

1  Thank steph95kate
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used the functionalle which is cable car that can take you to the Castell at the top..1€ each way... The castell is closed...under renovation..but the cafe is great and views are amazing

1  Thank maggie1966
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner nearby Ponte Pietra and we were recommended to go up to see the views from up the hill. There is a tram that can take you but if you are able to walk do take the stairs. Its worthwhile and the views...More

Thank Carlos C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Piazzale Castel San Pietro is on a hilltop next to the river. From the ground it does not look as though it's all that high, but from the top you have a gorgeous view of Verona! It's worth the trip. We took the funicolare...More

1  Thank love2travel02
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful way to see the city. We rode the rail up and walked down. The walk down wasnt really that bad. Got some great pics of the city. It is truly worth the visit.

Thank KimH5375
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fab way of seeing the city. Amazing views for photo opportunities over the whole of Verona. Can either walk or take the lift up for €2.

1  Thank laura_lee87
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