Milan is internationally recognised as one of the world’s most important fashion capitals, but it also has a wealth of interesting museums and things to see and do.
In our Milan guide, you will find all the necessary information to plan your stay in the capital of Lombardy and make the most of your holidays, be it for a weekend or for longer.
Tourism in Milan
Milan offers all the advantages of a large city, but it is relatively small, thus making it perfect to visit, as tourists can get to most of the city’s attractions and museums by foot.
For those that also want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city life, you can hire a car or take the train to one of the prettiest landscapes of northern Italy, the Italian lakes. Its green hills and crystal clear lakes make it a perfect summer destination.
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Thinking of visiting other cities in Italy?
On this excursion from Milan, we'll visit Lake Como, one of the most amazing landscapes of northern Italy, and cross the border with Switzerland to Lugano.
With your ticket to the Museum of Science and Technology Leonardo da Vinci, you'll visit the largest permanent exhibition dedicated to the famous polymath .
Visit Monza and the Royal Villa, we'll see its Neoclassical palace, one of the most important residences for kings and emperors in northern Italy.
Looking for fun plans in the capital of Lombardy? This electric bike tour of Milan will take you to explore the main charms of the city, combining sport and tourism. Let's roll!
Let yourself be captivated by the beautiful alpine scenery of Switzerland with this tour to Interlaken from Milan on the Green Train of the Alps.
Why read our Milan guide?
Introducing Milan is a guide created by travellers with, trying to help you plan your trip in the best way possible. It will help you to get to know the most interesting places in the city, which are the most famous dishes, and the best places to stay, or even the tricks you can use to save the most money while still enjoying your trip.
All the information in this guide has been updated in July 2020, if you find anything which you think should be changed please be sure to contact us.