Milan is planty of good places to see. To enjoy your visit in Milan walking with us to discover the very best part of the city. From the city center till the hidden parts!
The most interesting buildings, main monuments, churches, historical places, the castle: discover the many things to see in and around Milan by our walking tours!
Museo del Novecento and Gallerie d'Italia which preserve masterpieces by artists known all over the world, give Milan the dignity of 'big city' of art. Why not be attracted by all this wonderful art?
The best monuments in Milan
It is the monument symbol of Milan, with its golden Madonnina. It is one of the most famous and complex Gothic constructions of the world. An iconic building of Milan, the entire history of Milan can be learned in the visit. Inside, the remains of the ancient Basilica are to be seen.
The Duomo offers a fantastic walk on the terraces between the famous spires. Enjoy unprecedented Milan from high! The view is stunning, the experience unique.
The church is a real treasure trove of wonders. The architecture by Bramante is a typical design of the Renaissance period. In the refectory the worldwide famous Last Supper by Leonardo. It can be very difficult to obtain tickets for the Last Supper, that's why we take care of the booking for you, to be sure you don't miss a great experience. Ask us as soon as possible!
The Sforza Castle, one of the main monuments of Milan, had different embellishments and refurbishments during its history, to become a symbol of of the city up to now. It was also the headquarter of the Sforza family that hosted Leonardo da Vinci for about twenty years. Inside, a room with a forest painted by Leonardo, the biggest revelation of the earliest restauration, and a masterpiece by Michelangelo, the Pietà Rondanini.
A fascinating journey through the history of music. Most of Italy's greatest operatic artists, as Giuseppe Verdi and Arturo Toscanini, and many of the finest singers from around the world, have appeared at La Scala during the past 200 years, and still it is considered to be the leading opera and ballet theatres in the world.
Designed in 1861 and built by Giuseppe Mengoni between 1865 and 1877, the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II is one of the world's oldest shopping malls and a pure symbol of Milan. Housed within a four-story double arcade in central Milan, the Galleria is named after Vittorio Emanuele II, the first king of the Kingdom of Italy.
It's a wonderful church, entirely decorated with frescoes of lombard artists of the 16th century. Its uniqueness lies in the frescoes depicting mostly holy female figures, due to the fact that this was a Benedictine monastery in the past.
Hidden between two buildings and half-covered by a flower kiosk, you can hardly see the church of Santa Maria presso S.Satiro, but walking into this place offers a unique experience, unthinkable from outside. Here it is possible to see the famous fake presbytery by Bramante.
A special place in Milan, where you can feel the the greatness of the past. The square used to be the heart of the city in the Middle Ages.
Sant'Ambrogio, the church dedicated to the patron saint of the city, is a masterpiece of the Romanesque architecture. The guided tour reveals endless legends related to this basilica.
It is a building of early Christian worship built in Roman times and remodeled several times over the centuries. Located near the medieval Porta Ticinese, is one of the oldest churches in Milan.
This basilique, dating back to the 3rd and 4th century AD, was built over a cemetery where it was believed that the Apostle Barnabas had baptized the first Christians. The Portinari Chapel is one of the most famous examples of the Renaissance art in Milan, decorated with frescoes by Vincenzo Foppa and home to the marble tomb of Saint Peter Martyr, carved in the 14th century by Giovanni di Balduccio, a scholar of Giovanni Pisano.
The renewed Navigli district is the place where two canals flow, and it is one of the most characteristic place of the city. It has always been the ideal place for an evening stroll along the ''Naviglio'' canal with bars, pubs and restaurants.