Milan in a half day walking tour, what you must see

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Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10



English (fluent), French (fluent), Italian (fluent)

Highlights of Milan

Let's explore Milan together! If this is your first vist to Milan, don't miss the chance to vist the landmarks of the town.

You'll be astonished to see the 3600 sculptures and the spires on the Duomo. On its roof top there is even a terrace from where you can have a breathless view over the town. You can't help taking a photo from there!

La Scala Opera House is considered to be the temple of the music. There is a small museum and if there are no reharsals going on, if you want, you can visit one of the boxes. Here played international artist of the world of the music of any time.

La Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II is considered to be the most ancient shopping mall of the world. You'll learn how it's architecture is so revolutionary, and many curiosities about it.

Piazza Mercanti was the city center of Milan during Middle Age.

Sforza's Castle is the fortress of the Sforza family, who ruled Milan in Renaissance Age. Their gorgeous court attracted even Leonardo.


- La Scala Opera House square
- Duomo, the catheadral
- Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
- Piazza Mercanti, the medieval square of the merchants
- Courtyards of Sforza's Castle

The order of the itinarary may be different in order to cope with the opening times.
Itinerary may be flexible if you like, please contact me if you have any special request.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At the main entrance of the Sforza's Castle or by the main door of the Duomo.

End location: By the Sforza's Castle or by the Duomo.

Duration: 3 hours


This is a walking tour.

What’s Included

- Visit with a professional tour guide
- Visit of the main sites in the city center

Estimated Local Cash Needed

14 euro - Tickets for the Duomo cathedral, La Scala museum and Castle Sforza (where there is Michelangelo's Pietà Rondanini).
To visit the Duomo + rooftops, consider the Duomo pass option for 16.00 euro

What’s Extra

- No transportation is included, but upon request that can be provided
- Tickets to main attraction:
3.00 euro ticket per person Duomo,
6.00 euro ticket per person La Scala Opera House Museum,
5.00 euro ticket per person Castle Sforza.

The guests can decide to visit only the sites of their interest.

- Any personal purchases or expenses


I do not have any restrictions in regard to my guiding, I can offer a full range of experiences.

I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

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