Valeggio sul Mincio

Valeggio Castle

October 19, 2020

Where is Valeggio in Italy

Valeggio sul Mincio is a Venetian town, crossed by the Mincio River and the Virgilio canal about 30 kilometers from Verona.

Where is Valeggio sul Mincio

Valeggio Things to See

Scaliger Castle

The Scaliger Castle, one of the symbols of the city, on the top of a hill that dominates the entire Mincio Valley, which maintains its medieval characteristics intact, even if some parts they have fallen into ruin.

Villa Sigurtá

Villa Sigurtá and its magnificent parco, which deserves a visit especially from spring when you can admire the first blooms: a myriad of tulips of different qualities bloom between March and April, while irises and roses appear in May; if during the summer paths and avenues are colored with dahlias, in autumn it is possible to admire a particular quality of roses, called remontant; in addition, you will find a labyrinth formed by hedges from all over the world, while a train will take you to discover the wonders of the park with an interesting guided tour.

Ponte Visconteo

Ponte Visconteo, a fortified dam built to defend the city of Verona, built at the end of 1300 by 𝐺𝑖𝑎𝑛 𝐺𝑎𝑙𝑒𝑎𝑧𝑧𝑜 𝑉𝑖𝑠𝑐𝑜𝑛𝑡𝑖; built on the Mincio river and on 4 other canals that cross the area, the work is composed of masonry three big towers and a steel bridge from which you can admire a splendid view of Borghetto sul Mincio and the houses built along the river.

borghetto sul mincio

Borghetto sul Mincio

Borghetto sul Mincio, a village where time seems to have stopped, whose houses overlook the Mincio with suggestive annexes mulini ad acqua which became part of the Borghi più belli di Italia. Not far from Valeggio, especially if you are with your family, we recommend a visit to the Parco Natura Viva of Bussolengo: many beautiful animals from all over the world (there is also an annex Safari Park) .

borghetto sul mincio

Single Day Tours

Verona is famous for its Arena, Romeo & Juliet balcony, Amarone red wine. If you’d like to dive in a bit deeper, leave the tourist tracks and immerse yourself in the green countryside for just one day, read on.