You will have enough sightseeing and activity tours in Milan to keep you busy, but if you want to venture further afield, there’s tours to Lake Como or the Swiss alps.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN AND FROM MILAN
Coast your way around Milan on a 3-hour guided Segway tour with an expert local guide. Get acquainted with your self-balancing electric Segway, and cruise through the streets to discover some of the landmarks of Italy’s economic and fashion capital as you listen to your audio commentary.
Glide by Sforzesco Castle (Castello Sforzesco), Piazza del Duomo, La Scala opera house and other popular sights, and then swing by Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, which is the city’s favourite shopping boulevard.
Numbers are limited to eight people on this small-group tour for a more personalised experience.
MILAN BIKE TOUR
Discover the delights of Milan by bike on a morning, afternoon or evening tour! Following an expert guide, you’ll cycle at a gentle pace around the captivating city streets, seeing top Milan attractions, and lesser-known treasures that many miss.
Explore fashionable and quirky neighbourhoods like Manzoni and Ticinese, and see iconic Milan monuments such as Milan Duomo, Teatro La Scala, Castello Sforzesco (Sforza Castle).
Numbers are limited to ten on this Milan bike tour, ensuring personalised attention from your guide.
MILAN HIGHLIGHTS WALKING TOUR
Take in some of Milan’s top attractions on this 3-hour guided walking tour. Visit the medieval courtyards of the fortress of Milan, the Sforza Castle, and then stop at the important San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore – some call this Benedictine Monastery the Sistine Chapel of Milan.
Next, continue to Piazza Affari. In the center of the Square you will find a curious contemporary work of art: the famous finger of Maurizio Cattelan. Visit San Satiro Church, which hides a real jewel of the Renaissance: a trompe l’oeil, an illusion of space, created by Bramante.
The tour will proceed with the visit inside the Duomo (cathedral), the third largest cathedral in the world.
DISCOVER MILAN WALKING TOUR
Discover Milan with your passionate local guide. Enjoy a walking tour in Milan city centre and learn the secrets and curiosities of the most visited place of Italian economic capital.
MILAN SUPER SAVER: TURIN AND MILAN ONE-DAY HIGHLIGHTS TOUR
Visit two of northern Italy’s top cities in a single day with this Milan Super Saver, which combines two tours at one price.
From Milan, travel to Turin by high-speed train, and see sights such as Piazza San Carlo with its 17th-century churches.
You’ll also enjoy a chocolate and gelato tasting. Back in Milan, we will take an evening walking tour around Piazza del Duomo, and sip a glass of prosecco.
FOXTOWN OUTLET SHOPPING TOUR
Already exhausted the shops of Milan and want a change of scenery?
Take an easy trip across the Italian border into Switzerland for a day of shopping at the famous FoxTown outlets. Shop till you drop at more than 130 stores, with discounts of up to 70% off the recommended retail price.
Enjoy convenient, comfortable round-trip transport by coach on your independent shopping tour to the FoxTown Factory Stores in Mendrisio from central Milan.
NAVIGLI WALKING TOUR
Discover Milan’s ancient Navigli district and learn about its history and traditions on this 1.5 hour walking tour. The series of canals that ring the old city of Milan make a grand setting for this sightseeing tour. You get a look at the old trading harbour, bridges, and alleyways that frame the sights, and learn about the centuries of history behind the waterways.
GENOA AND PORTOFINO DAY TRIP: FROM MILAN
See the best of the Italian Riviera on your Genoa and Portofino full-day trip from Milan! After a guided walking tour of Genoa, explore the best bits of these contrasting coastal towns at your leisure. Combine maritime history at Genoa with glamorous Portofino seaside scenery on this memorable day trip from Milan!
LAKE MAGGIORE DAY TRIP: FROM MILAN
Explore scenic Lake Maggiore in Italy’s beautiful Lake District on a day trip from Milan. The fashionable lakeside town of Stresa is an approximate 1.5-hour drive from Milan and is surrounded by majestic snowcapped mountains.
After spending some free time in Stresa, shopping or simply relaxing and enjoying the stunning scenery, you’ll take a two-hour panoramic boat cruise on Lake Maggiore, visiting the Borromean Islands – Isola Madre, Isola dei Pescatori and Isola Bella.
4-DAY LIGURIA TOUR FROM MILAN: CINQUE, GENOA, ITALIAN RIVIERA
Combine rugged coastal scenery with chic seaside towns on a 4-day tour of Liguria in northern Italy! After leaving Milan, head to Genoa – Liguria’s capital – where your 4-star hotel awaits for the duration of the tour.
Explore the Ancient Port of Genoa on a walking tour with a local guide, and enjoy an excursion to the UNESCO-listed Cinque Terre region as well as the stately towns and in-vogue villages of the Italian Riviera, like San Remo, Portovenere, Portofino and more.
Numbers are limited to 25 people, ensuring you’ll receive personalised attention from your friendly guide.
MILAN HOP ON HOP OFF TOUR BY VINTAGE TRAM WITH MILANO CARD
See the sites of Milan in style aboard an eye-catching vintage tram and enjoy discounted entry to top city attractions and 24-hour free access to the public transports with Milano Card.
Visit Duomo di Milano (Milan Cathedral), the Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, Castello Sforza (Sforza Castle) and also the Quadrilatero della Moda shopping district. With your Milano Card in your pocket your money will go almost as far as you do! Hop on and off at your leisure and make the most of your time in Milan, enjoying 24 hours of sightseeing with on-board audio commentary.
ITALY AND SWITZERLAND IN ONE DAY: LAKE COMO AND LUGANO: FROM MILAN
Visit Italy and Switzerland in one day on a relaxing daylong excursion to Lake Como, Bellagio and Lugano from Milan!
Hop aboard a sightseeing boat and cruise around chic Lake Como for 2 hours. Then, get ready to discover the beautiful town of Bellagio.
In the afternoon, cross the border to Switzerland and make the most of free time to discover Lugano’s delights. Shop for Swiss chocolate, discover fine Renaissance art and admire breathtaking lake views.
MILANO CARD: MILAN SIGHTSEEING PASS
Explore Milan at ease with the Milano Card and sightsee at leisure, enjoying discounted or free entry to the city’s world-class museums and monuments. Milan is a mecca for fashion lovers, so make the most of special offers when shopping in its stylish shops or eating in its equally glamorous restaurants.
With included public transport and further savings on taxis, football matches, tours, theatre shows, airport shuttles, bike rentals and more, your Milan sightseeing pass offers everything you need for hassle-free city sightseeing.
4-DAY ITALIAN LAKES AND VERONA TOUR: FROM MILAN
Visit four of the must-see lakes in the Italian Lake district as well as the city of Verona, on a 4-day tour from Milan!
With a mix of free time and tours, explore the tranquil hideaway of Lake Orta, mountain-framed Lake Maggiore and glamorous Lake Como. Discover elegant lakeside towns around Lake Garda – Italy’s largest lake – and see Juliet’s House and more on a Verona tour. Included: Boat rides on the lakes and 4-star hotel accommodation in the lively towns of Como, Verona and either Brescia or Bergamo.
LAKE COMO DAY TRIP: FROM MILAN
Take in the stunning scenery of world-famous Lake Como on this day trip from Milan, just a quick 1-hour drive away.
Explore the fashionable lakeside town of Como, surrounded by snowcapped mountains and picturesque Mediterranean villas, and enjoy a breathtaking cruise along Lake Como. In the summer, dock at the enchanting village of Bellagio for free time to dine and shop; in the winter, take the funicular up to the town of Brunate for a sweeping panorama of the city and the lake below.
VENICE DAY TRIP: FROM MILAN
Visit the breathtaking city of Venice on an action-packed day trip from Milan, and see the city’s top sights with a local guide!
On a walking tour, discover must-see Venetian landmarks such as St Mark’s Basilica, Doge’s Palace and Rialto Bridge, while learning about their history. After wandering through St Mark’s Square and alongside the Grand Canal, visit a prestigious glass-making workshop to see a demonstration by a local crafts person. Before returning to Milan, enjoy a 30-minute gondola ride at your own expense or simply enjoy some free time.
SWISS ALPS BERNINA EXPRESS RAIL TOUR: FROM MILAN
Take a ride on the Bernina Express, Switzerland’s alpine delight. This train journey takes you along one of the most beautiful railway routes in the world – now a UNESCO World Heritage Site – through the Bernina Pass to the exclusive resort of St Moritz at the ‘Top of the World.’
Enjoy a round-trip scenic coach trip and ride a bright red rail car, passing unrivalled landscapes amid the towering peaks of the Swiss Alps, including time to spend in charming Tirano and St Mortiz.
MILAN BEERS AND BITES WALKING TOUR
Tantalize your taste buds with speciality Italian microbrews on this guided 2.5-hour beer tasting tour in Milan. Milan’s breweries are in the midst of a libation revolution spurred by local artisan brewers, and this tour will let you sample the best of of this new beer wave. Your tour includes four beer tastings, two food pairings, and an inspirational stroll through the rich heritage of one of the most iconic quarters of Milan.
MILAN HIDDEN TREASURES BIKE TOUR
Take a 3-hour guided bike ride through Milan and see the city’s most popular sites as well as areas that are not on regular tour routes. Ride away from the noisy and busy city centre, visit an aristocratic residential area and a modern city quarter, stop at a typical bar for coffee, home-made ice cream or a Milanese cocktail.
MILAN CITY HOP ON HOP OFF BUS TOUR
Discover the best that Milan has to offer with a 1 day or 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus tour. See all the main sights from aboard an open-top double-decker bus.
Cruise by the opulent La Scala opera house, the magnificent Gothic Milan Cathedral (Duomo) and Il Cenacolo Vinciano, home to Leonardo da Vinci’s famous masterpiece ‘The Last Supper.’ Use your ticket on three different bus routes, which cover all of Milan’s most popular attractions, hopping on and off as often as you like.
FLORENCE DAY TRIP FROM MILAN BY TRAIN
Explore the Tuscan capital of Florence on this day trip from Milan. Travel there and back by high-speed train and spend a day exploring the sights of this great Renaissance city.
Avail of the included hop-on hop-off bus tour to navigate your way around the city’s exquisite art and architecture, which includes the Duomo and Brunelleschi’s showstopping dome. If selected, use skip-the-line entry to breeze by the queues at the incredible Uffizi Gallery. Upgrade to enjoy extra comfort with business-class train transport.
ROME DAY TRIP FROM MILAN BY TRAIN
Leave Milan by high-speed train and spend the day sightseeing in Rome. After a 3.5-hour morning train journey to Rome, you’ll have the rest of the day to explore the historic city independently.
Take a hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour and listen to audio commentary as you cruise around on an open-top double-decker bus to landmarks such as the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain and the Spanish Steps. If selected, enjoy hassle-free entry to the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel with a skip-the-line ticket. optional upgrade to travel business class.
MILAN PASS INCLUDING DUOMO TERRACES AND LA SCALA
Enjoy the best of Milan with the Milan Pass, a city pass valid for 48 hours. Gain free admission to seven top city attractions and enjoy a host of discounts. Choose a standard Milan Pass and enjoy a hop-on hop-off tour or free public transport; upgrade to a full pass to enjoy both.
PIEDMONT AND LOMBARDY HOT AIR BALLOON FLIGHT WITH TRANSPORT: FROM MILAN
Admire Italy’s stunning Piedmont region from above on an exciting 1-hour hot air balloon flight. Bordering France and Switzerland, Piedmont is a land of mountains, surrounded on three sides by the towering Alps.
Float over rolling hillsides and extensive valleys dotted with castles and vineyards, and toast this experience with a glass of sparkling wine or juice after landing. Round-trip transport from Milan to the launch field is included.
LAKE COMO DAY TRIP FROM MILAN WITH HOTEL PICKUP
Discover Lake Como in Italy’s beautiful Lake District, just a short distance from Milan. Nestled between the huge snowcapped Alps that rise up from its shores, is fashionable lakeside town Como. After spending time shopping and dining, you will take a two-hour panoramic cruise on Lake Como to the enchanting village of Bellagio.