We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Arena di Verona

Open today: 08:30 - 18:30
Book In Advance
9 062
All photos (9 062)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“stone steps”(162 reviews)
“opera season”(167 reviews)
“la traviata”(51 reviews)
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.
Closed Now
Hours Today: 08:30 - 18:30
See all hours
As featured in 3 Days in Verona
Piazza Bra 1, 37121, Verona, Italy
+39 045 800 5151
Ways to Experience Arena di Verona
from US$21,20
More Info
from US$34,10
More Info
from US$52,90
More Info
from US$118,80
More Info
Reviews (15 489)
Filter reviews
4 210 results
Traveller rating
2 404
1 078
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
2 404
1 078
Show reviews that mention
All reviews stone steps opera season la traviata opera experience cheap seats numbered seats once in a lifetime an amazing experience open air bucket list roman amphitheatre roman times piazza bra aida concert performance stage
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 4 210 reviews
Reviewed today

Unfortunately the day we visited they were dismantling a big stage show set that had taken place in the arena. Even though we paid full price [10 euros] we could only walk around a small section and it was very noisy with he sound of...More

Thank Suzi L
Reviewed today

Exciting and magnificent. A wonderful place where you can breathe history. Absolutely to visit. I hope one day to attend a musical show here

Thank blondekate2018
Reviewed yesterday

So exciting to hear an opera in Italian in Italy, sitting under the stars in such an ancient historic site!

Thank millcreekmama55
Reviewed yesterday

You cannot go to Verona and not see the Arena. great to walk around and also to view while sitting in the park.

Thank AndyT2486
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I saw David Gilmour in this arena and quite frankly it was stunning ! A warm September night and the natural amphitheater was ideal to watch this ! Stunning venue

Thank Russell M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I absolutely recommend getting tickets to go inside the Arena. It is stunning from the outside but inside you can see how it’s it tiered and walk all around and get a great feel of the incredible acoustics of such a huge space. A smaller...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have been coming to Verona on and off for years and it always takes my breath away; I feel as if the gladiators are going to come any moment...

Thank Ligia J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you visit Verona in the opera season don’t miss the opportunity to see a opera at The Arena. We got the cheapest seats and a cushion and had a beautiful evening. We are not opera fans it was our first opera we didn’t understand...More

Thank DebPerth_Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The normal fee is €10 was reduced to €7.50 for restricted access, this turned out to be very restricted indeed, basically the entry vestibule / area two inner underground corridors and a single stair access to provide restricted access the arena as they pulled down...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We loved the Theatre, we think it is worth to buy the ticket and enter. Yesterday, there was a reduced price ticket - 7,50 euros - and yet we managed to the meet all of the stadium!

Thank BeatrizZanelatto
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 78 nearby hotels
Hotel Europa
437 reviews
.08 km away
61 reviews
.08 km away
Hotel Torcolo
568 reviews
.11 km away
Hotel Colomba d'Oro
550 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1 339 nearby restaurants
Cangrande Ristorante & Enoteca
2 142 reviews
.06 km away
Il Cenacolo
1 159 reviews
.06 km away
Ristorante Caffe Vittorio Emanuele
765 reviews
.07 km away
Caffe Al Teatro
598 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 399 nearby attractions
Centro Storico
1 310 reviews
.08 km away
Piazza Bra
5 224 reviews
.12 km away
I Portoni della Bra
595 reviews
.08 km away
Palazzo della Gran Guardia
177 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Claudia M
3 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from GOMS2013 | Reviewed this property |
It depends where your seats are. If you are in the stalls, especially towards the front, the dress code is more formal - business for gents and cocktail dress for ladies. The higher you are in the tiers, the more casual the... More
10 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from LightPacker790522 | Reviewed this property |
The queues for the tickets are usually long. No drinks are allowed through security but you can get it from the bar inside.
Google Translation
3 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Nelson G | Reviewed this property |
If you are not too budget constrained, I would recommend Sixt Chauffeured Services. They have a smartphone app and you can book in advance. My wife and I used them to go from Verona to the airport. Cost was 55 euros for a... More