The first authentic outdoor opera amphitheater
Located in the historical center and an iconic symbol of the city, the Arena di Verona hosts a large number of events and shows every year. A famous tourist destination boasting a structure that is 31 meters high and holding 30,000 seats, the amphitheater is imposing, majestic and dominates the center of Piazza Bra, offering a truly unique open air entertainment experience, surrounded by the magical setting of the Arena with its beauty and history. From opera to ballet, symphony concerts, choral performances and more, the Arena di Verona confirms itself as one of the richest and liveliest artistic hallmarks ever. In addition to its architectural beauty, the location is known for the Opera Festival, an event that began in 1913 with the first performance of Verdi's Aida, and still today, with the historical event of opera music held during the summer months. It is possible to visit the historical monument of Verona, to learn about its history and admire its beauty.