Verona Opera

Verona Opera

2022 schedule and prices is coming soon...

The renowned Verona Opera festival is one of Italy's greatest spectacles and the highlight of the summer in this ancient city. Attending a performance at the 1st Century amphitheatre is a wonderful experience and on many people's bucket lists - there's nothing quite like sitting in the warm air and enjoying the electric atmosphere and spectacular opera.

The 2021 season runs from 19th June to 4th September and opens with the 150 anniversary of Giuseppe Verdi's love story, Aida. The season includes a number of amazing shows including Pagliacci, Nabucco, La Traviata, Turandot and a number of one off shows including Beethovens Symphony No.9. 


Seating Plan, Prices & Calendar

Verona Opera Plan
Prices I1 H1 G1 F1 E1 D1 C1 B1 A1
Place on steps Stalls
Departing from Un-numbered Numbered Side Rear Front Gold
All resorts on Lake Garda (coach included) £72 £83 £97 £107 £131 £150 £172 £205 £240
Verona (ticket only) £29 £40 £54 £63 £88 £107 £129 £162 £197
Roberto Bolle Performance (ticket only) £29 £38 £52 £59 £88 £105 £123 £156 £183
Gala IX Sinfonia (ticket only) £22 £27 £36 £42 £62 £71 £85 £106 £126
Supplement for Premier Performance £1 £6 £9 £12 £16 £21 £24 £33 £33
Supplement for Friday & Saturday Performances £0 £2 £3 £4 £6 £8 £8 £13 £12


Performances Month/Dates
150° anniversary 1871 AIDA 2021 by Giuseppe Verdi in concert form Jun 19, 22 (8:45pm start)
Cavalleria Rusticana – Pagliacci by Pietro Mascagni & Ruggero Leoncavallo Jun 25 (9:00pm start) / Jul 02, 22, 31 (9:00pm start) / Aug 14 (8:45pm start)
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi Jun 26 (9:00pm start) / Jul 01, 09, 15, 21 (9:00pm start) / Aug 04, 08, 12, 21, 27 (8:45pm start) / Sep 04 (8:45pm start)
Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi Jul 03, 17, 24 (9:00pm start) / Aug 06, 13, 20, 26 (8:45pm start) / Sep 01 (8:45 start)
La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi Jul 10, 16, 23 (9:00pm start) / Aug 07, 19 (8:45pm start) / Sep 02
Requiem di Giuseppe Verdi New Jul 18
Turnadot by di Giacomo Puccini Jul 29 (9:00pm start) / Aug 01, 05, 28 (8:45pm start) / Sep 03 (8:45pm start)
Gala Roberto Bolle and Friends Aug 03
Jonas Kaufmann Gala Event  Aug 17
Beethoven Symphony No.9 Aug 22

* All Lake Garda resorts

† Eastern Lake Garda resorts only: Limone, Riva, Malcesine, Garda, Bardolino & Peschiera

● Verona Only


Platinum: 1st sector stalls, numbered seats with upholstered back rest and padded seats in the first central rows of the stalls.

A1: Gold 1st sector stalls, numbered seats with upholstered backrest and padded seats. 

B1: 1st sector stalls, numbered seats with upholstered backrest and padded seat.

C1: 2nd sector stalls, numbered seat with backrest.

D1: 1st sector VERDI, numbered seat with backrest *.

E1: 2nd sector PUCCINI, numbered seat with backrest *.

F1: 3rd sector ROSSINI, numbered seat with backrest *.

G1: Unreserved stone steps, unnumbered space on the stone steps. 

*cushions can be rented in the arena. 

Start Time: All June and July performances begin at 9:00pm, all others at 8:45pm.


Dress Code: Please note that gentlemen are required to wear trousers unless seated in the un-numbered stone steps. Shorts of any kind are not permitted. 


Prices: Payable with your holiday deposits including return coach travel from your resort (where applicable) and entrance to the opera. Above prices are correct at the time of publishing, but may vary. Discounts may be applicable for those aged over 65 and under 30.


Cancellations: If you cancel your holiday booking or opera booking, we cannot refund the opera ticket. In the event of a performance being cancelled because of poor weather, the value of your ticket will be refunded. However, if a performance is curtailed because of poor weather (even after a few minutes), no refund will be made.


Important information: We can normally confirm un-numbered places (G1) immediately when you book your holiday, and we will request numbered places (Platinum, A1/B1/C1/D1/E1/F1). Early booking is recommended. For numbered seats, Inghams will apply for your tickets and from mid-November we can normally confirm within 48 hours. Your holiday and ticket confirmation/invoice will then be sent to you. If we are forced to offer tickets in an alternative price range, you will have 24 hours to confirm your acceptance. Payment for opera tickets should be made at the same time as your deposit once tickets have been confirmed. We regret that we cannot waive cancellation charges for holidays cancelled as a result of tickets not being obtained. Please note that we act at all times as selling agent for the suppliers of activities & excursions. See terms & conditions here >>>


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