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Discover Parco Giardino Sigurtà: A Treasure of Nature and History Near Verona

Just a stone’s throw from Relais Corte Guastalla, Parco Giardino Sigurtà stretches out like an enchanted oasis, perfect for those seeking natural beauty and tranquility. This article will provide you with all the necessary information to visit one of Italy’s most beautiful gardens.

Opening Hours: The park is open from March to November with varying hours depending on the month:

  • March-October: from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM (last admission at 6:00 PM)
  • November: from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (last admission at 4:00 PM) We recommend always checking the park’s website for updates on opening hours.

How to Visit:

  • By Bicycle: Explore the park’s paths by renting one of the bicycles available at the entrance.
  • By Electric Cart: Perfect for those who prefer a comfortable experience, electric golf carts are available for rent, ideal for families or visitors with physical limitations.

Main Attractions and Curiosities:

  • The Rose Avenue: A must-see in summer, when thousands of roses bloom, creating a romantic atmosphere.
  • The Maze: Fun for all, this boxwood maze invites you to literally get lost in nature.
  • The Great Oak: Admire this centuries-old oak, a witness to the park’s history and resilience.
  • The Miraculous Water: A body of water that offers magical reflections and an ideal backdrop for striking photos.
  • The Flowering Hill: A spectacle of tulips and daffodils in spring, with a panoramic view of the park’s other wonders.
  • History: Originally part of the Maffei estate in the 17th century, the park has a rich history, including its transformation into a military training ground during World War II, before becoming a botanical garden in 1978.

The Most Spectacular Flowering Period: The park comes incredibly to life in April, when over a million tulips burst into a kaleidoscope of colors, attracting photographers and nature lovers from around the world.

Useful Tips:

  • Do not forget your camera to capture the beauty of unique scenarios and moments.
  • Wear comfortable shoes to fully enjoy walks among the park’s wonders.
  • If possible, visit during the week to avoid weekend crowds.

Conclusion: Visit Parco Giardino Sigurtà for a complete immersion in art, history, and nature. Located near Relais Corte Guastalla, it offers a perfect day trip or a relaxing stop during a journey in the Verona region.

Via Guastalla Vecchia, 11
37060 Sona (VR)
Tel: +39 045 6095614