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verona


Verona is in the Veneto Region. Thanks to William Shakespeare nowadays is a worldwide famous city, and that is also why there are 27 other places named Verona, namely in the USA, Canada and Australia.

The city is visited each year by more than 3 million people. It has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO for its urban structure and its architecture.

Country: Italy
Region: Veneto
Province: Provincia di Verona

TERRITORY

Coordinates 45 ° 26'17 .37 "N 10 ° 59'37 .47"
Elevation 59 m s.l.m.
Area 206.64 km ²
256 461 inhabitants
Density 1 241.1 inhab. / Km ²

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Palaolimpia


Verona Sport Hall was opened on june 21st 1986 and over these years has hosted many national and international sports events concerning different sports, most of all volleyball.

The Sports Hall is located in area of the town rich in sports infrastructures ,just near Bentegodi Stadium, just ten minutes drive from Verona – Villafranca Airport. Large parking areas can be found out of the facility.

The headquarters of different Federations, including some areas of the Committee of FIPAV Verona (the local branch of the Italian Volleyball Federation) are located inside the Sports Hall.

Recently the facility has hosted many international volleyball events under the aegis of FIVB.

PalaOlimpia:

Width: 28 m.
Length: 45 m.
Height: 13 m.
Floors: Parquet
Capacity: 6,200
Lux: 2,000

Distances:
- 17.4 km Airport: Int.al Verona 19 min.
- 3.8 km from the Central Station. 6 min.

Distances old town hall:
- Arena 5 km 8 min
- House giulietta 6.9 km 12 min

Website: http://www.arena.it