Piazzale Castel San Pietro, Verona

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Enjoy panoramic views of Verona and the Adige when you climb to Piazzale Castel San Pietro. Admire the small Italian houses and quaint streets on the way up the steps to the plateau. Though the castle itself is gone, once you arrive at the top you can sit, relax, and enjoy the view. Drinking water is available at the top. Put Piazzale Castel San Pietro at the forefront of your travel plans using our Verona route builder tool .
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  • This Piazzale can be reached by a not too long way with steps. This can be reached by crossing the river over the Ponte Pietra and then passing you road. The road is just opposite. Already on the way you always have great views from the city. Once at the top, Verona shows itself at her best. Great place also to have a little picnic. Great photo backdrop!!
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  • This region of the city is beautiful! The view from above is amazing, you can see how wonderful Verona is. I climbed by cable car and walked down, from to see ruins of the ancient city on the way. Definitely one of the most enchanting places in town.
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  • We decided to take the funicular to the top. No indication of ticket prices in the base station so went to the cash desk where we were told it was eur2 for a return ticket - not unreasonable. When we ...  more »
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