Verona Airport is known officially as Verona Villafranca Airport. The airport is surrounded by the provinces of Mantua, Vicenza, Brescia, Rovigo, Verona and Trento which consists of four million plus residents. Book a cheap car rental Verona Airport deal in advance using our easy to use booking engine.
Back in 2006 Verona Airport passed the three million mark in passenger numbers for the first time and that tally was bettered again in 2007 with the number reaching over three and a half million.
There are plenty of connecting routes from the UK to Verona Airport should you wish to shop around and find the best price. There are nine car hire desks at Verona Airport.
One of Verona’s major claims to fame of course is Romeo and Juliet. The legendary play was set in Verona. The area has seen a surge in popularity with holidaymakers over the last few years. It is a wonderfully picturesque city with it medieval history.
Verona makes the most of its Shakespeare connections with plenty of related tourist activities. Juliet’s House offers a pink balcony where visitors can have their picture taken. The bell tower at SanZeno church is also well worth a look as is the bridge at Alige River.
Hiring a car means you can check out a few other Italian cities during your trip. For instance the magical city of Venice can be reached in a couple of hours by road while Milan is a little further than Venice (maybe thirty minutes)
If you plan on visiting Verona this summer then keep in mind the local Opera Festival which runs all summer (that’s if opera is your kind of thing of course)