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Top 10 Things to Do in Milan
Explore Milan, the city known as the fashion and design capital of the world. Discover numerous masterpieces, from architectural marvels like the Milan Cathedral to works of art in the Brera Art Gallery and the Sforza Castle museums. Visit the city's landmarks, from the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II to La Scala. See ancient artifacts and famous Renaissance works like Da Vinci's Last Supper. Experience alpine scenery on day trips to the lake district of Lombardy and the Swiss Alps.
Make sure to include these attractions and activities in Milan on your next visit!
1. See the city from above as you ascend to the roof of the Milan Duomo, the city’s most well known landmark and the largest cathedral in Italy
2. Get the chance to see the famous Last Supper by Da Vinci at the Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie
3. Travel to the Italian lake district of Lombardy from Milan and spend time in the midst of stunning alpine scenery at Lake Como
4. Walk through the richly decorated halls of Teatro alla Scala and learn more about the iconic artists who performed there
5. Wander around the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, the oldest shopping mall in Italy and the place fondly called “Milan’s drawing room”
6. Enjoy great deals and discounts on luxury brands in the fashion capital of Italy with an outlet shopping tour from Milan
7. Visit the Brera Art Gallery (Pinacoteca di Brera) and admire the Brera Academy’s collection of masterpieces
8. Explore the complex of Sforza Castle (Castello Sforzesco), home to the city’s museums dedicated to ancient art, Egyptian artifacts, antiques and more
9. See unique football memorabilia and learn more about the AC Milan football club on a tour of the San Siro Stadium
10. Journey to Switzerland from Milan with a visit to St. Moritz via the Bernina Express or day trips to Bellagio, Lugano and Interlaken

VELTRA Tip: Looking for more things to do outside the city? Check out these top 10 day trips from Milan!

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  1. Make the most of your time in Milan! This short tour includes a guaranteed ticket to Leonardo da Vinci's "The Last Supper", the impressive Duomo Cathedral and world famous La Scala opera house museum.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD80.40

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    4 - 4.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. Discover the best of Milan on a walking tour with an expert guide. Enjoy skip-the-line access to Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece, The Last Supper, and one of Milan's most recognizable landmarks–the Duomo on this half-day tour.
    English Available


    Sun, Wed, Fri, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. Get a glimpse into the artistic genius that is Leonardo da Vinci through his works in Milan. Enjoy skip-the-line tickets to The Last Supper at the Church of Santa Maria and the Atlantic Codex.
    English Available


    Sun, Tue, Thu, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  4. Discover Lake Como, the gem of Italy's Lake District. Enjoy a walking tour in Como, have free time to explore and take a 2-hour panoramic cruise from Lake Como to the village of Bellagio.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD103.71

    10.5 - 11 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Leave the hustle and bustle of the big city of Milan to spend a day by the water at Lake Como in the middle of the Italian Alps! Visit the beautiful town of Bellagio and enjoy free time in the charming Swiss town of Lugano on this full-day excursion.
    English Available


    Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat
    11 hour(s) (morning)
  6. Milan La Scala Museum and Opera House Tour
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    Tour one of the world's most famous and prestigious opera houses, Teatro alla Scala. Discover the theater's rich history as well as great artists who graced its stage through the museum's extensive collection.
    English Available


    1.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  7. Visit the home of Italy’s biggest football derby, Stadio Giuseppe Meazza. Learn about the different football teams at the San Siro Stadium Museum before heading to AC Milan's futuristic headquarters, Casa Milan.


    4.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. Visit Milan's main museum, the Brera Art Gallery which houses world-famous medieval and contemporary masterpieces. Admire and appreciate Italian history and culture through outstanding art!


    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  9. Vicolungo Style Outlets Shopping Tour from Milan
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    Experience the finest in Italian fashion with this Vicolungo Style Outlets tour from Milan. Enjoy the convenience of choosing from over 150 stores that offer up to 70% off an item's retail price!


    7.5 hour(s) (morning)
  10. Serravalle Outlet Shopping Tour from Milan
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    Fulfill your shopping needs at Europe’s largest luxury designer outlet mall, Serravalle Designer Outlet. Enjoy a full day tour from the fashion capital, Milan, and get up to 70% discounts from more than 170 stores.

    From USD23.31

    9 - 10.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  11. Hop aboard the Bernina Express in Milan to journey along one of the world's most beautiful railway routes! Travel to St. Moritz and Tirano to experience a full-day of leisure in the scenic Swiss Alps.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD150.32

    13.5 - 14 hour(s) (morning)
  12. Interlaken and Swiss Alps Day Trip from Milan
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    Hop on the speedy Green Train and head out to the Swiss Alps for a day! See the dramatic Swiss scenery, cruise across Lake Thun and stroll around the charming village of Interlaken.
    English Available


    Sun, Mon
    11.5 hour(s) (morning)