Location and surroundings
GPS: 45.449945, 11.006334
WARNING: Be sure to set the browser the exact address: VIA FONTANA DEL FERRO 15/D (not just 15 otherwise you will be taken to another house)
The residence Ad Olimpiam is located in Verona and within the ancient walls Scala, in the residential area of Veronetta, away from the street, in the green hills of Castel San Pietro, but a short walk from the historic center.
In 5 minutes walk you reach the Roman Theatre and / or the bus stop in Piazza Isolo (to reach the railway station of Porta Nuova), in 10/15 minutes to reach the shopping streets (Via Cappello, Via Mazzini, Corso Portoni Borsari and Corso Santa Anastasia), Piazza Erbe, Piazza dei Signori, Juliet’s house, and all other major attractions that this city offers.
To get to Piazza Bra and Arena takes about 20 minutes walk. 5 minute walk to get to Castel San Pietro with view over the heart of the city.
A TOUR AROUND
We are in a very quiet area of Verona, we have a pretty garden with olive trees, palms and banana trees are close to the center:
- 5-10 minute walk from the Roman Theatre / Stone Bridge;
- 15-20 minute walk from Via Mazzini / Via Cappello / Juliet’s House / Piazza Erbe;
- 25-30 minute walk from Piazza Bra / Arena di Verona / Palazzo della Gran Guardia;
- 10 minutes drive from the station of Verona Porta Nuova and from the Fair;
- About 25 km from Gardaland and Lake Garda;
TOURIST ATTRACTIONS IN THE IMMEDIATE VICINITY
- Suggestive walk along the ancient Scaliger walls (about 1 hour) with panoramic views of the City from Castel San Pietro to the church of San Giovanni Calabria;
- Castello di Teodorico (ancient ruins);
- Castel San Pietro with a panoramic terrace and staircase that connects it to the Roman Theatre;
- Church of San Giovanni in Valle in perfect Romanesque style (the oldest church in Verona) sec. XII;
- Giardino Giusti;
- Church of Santo Stefano (the first cathedral of Verona sec. XII).
USEFUL ADDRESSES, SHOPS AND RESTAURANTS CLOSE
- Food “Cristina” via Ponte Pignolo 19 – tel 0458006486
- Trattoria “Da Ropeton” (typical Veronese cuisine) Via Fontana del Ferro 1 – tel 0458030040
- Antica Trattoria “Golden Pear” via Ponte Pignolo 25 – tel 045 594 645
- Restaurant “Du Schei” via Interrato dell’Acqua Morta 66 – tel 045 590 367
- “Il Burchio” (seafood) via Interrato dell’Acqua Morta 20 – tel 0458004383
- Pizzeria / Argentinean restaurant “Le Colombare” within the namesake park Via Castello San Felice 7 – tel 045 914 121
- Neapolitan Pizzeria “Da Salvatore” Piazza San Tomaso 6 – tel 0458030366 (19-23 hours)
- Ristorante / Pizzeria “Redentore” via Regaste Redentore 15/17 – tel 0458005932
- “Antica Pasticceria Piazza Isolo” via Interrato dell’Acqua Morta 70B – tel 0458001653
- Pizzavoglia (pizza delivery) Via Muro Padri 7 – tel 0458036260
- L’Isola della Pizza (pizza delivery) via Interrato dell’Acqua Morta 48 – tel 045 594 033.