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  • Milan: Fast-Track Milan Cathedral and Terraces Guided Tour

    1. Milan: Fast-Track Milan Cathedral and Terraces Guided Tour

    Enjoy a 1.5-hour tour of the Milan Cathedral complex, including the terraces and the archeological area beneath the cathedral. Discover the history of this famous monument with your expert guide. You’ll also have access to the Duomo Museum and San Gottardo Church. Best of all, choose from either a shared small-group experience or private tour, depending on your preference.  Skip the ticket lines and enter the cathedral. Admire this stunning example of Gothic architecture and the artworks that decorate its interior.

    Continue to the rooftop terraces by elevator for breathtaking views over the city. Then explore the archaeological area beneath the Duomo, where the ruins of the Baptistery of San Giovanni alle Fonti were found. After your guided tour, you can visit the Duomo Museum and San Gottardo Church on your own.

    The organization of the tour was great. Guide arrived ahead of time and tour started exactly at 15:00. Guide had high level of knowledge and shared a lot of details. She answered all our questions and was very patient.

  • Best of Milan Tour with Skip-the-Line to Duomo & Last Supper

    2. Best of Milan Tour with Skip-the-Line to Duomo & Last Supper

    Led by your local, English-speaking guide, you’ll visit some iconic sights and some off the beaten track. Skip the line at Milan Duomo and experience this world-famous cathedral without waiting. Then, admire the medieval Sforza Castle from the outside.

    Explore the cobbled streets of the Brera district, the beating heart of Milan’s social and cultural life. Hear about all the famous artists and thinkers that have called Brera home. Also, get some up-to-date recommendations of places to revisit later for a drink or a meal. Finally, admire "The Last Supper", Leonardo Da Vinci’s phenomenal mural. Tickets for this masterpiece can be a challenge to acquire, but yours are included with special skip-the-line access. Listen as your guide points out the details and enjoy your guaranteed 15 minutes with the fresco.

    We loved the tour. We learned so much. Barbara has great energy. It was a great introduction to Milan.

  • Da Vinci's Last Supper & Milan Sightseeing Tour

    3. Da Vinci's Last Supper & Milan Sightseeing Tour

    Reservations to see the Last Supper are limited and sell out quickly, sometimes months in advance. This tour guarantees you access to the Last Supper in addition to an exciting sightseeing tour through downtown Milan. You will discover what makes Milan such a chic and trendy metropolis and tour one of the world's greatest fashion capitals, famous for its extravagant designer shows, boutiques, and outlet stores. Continue to Milan's famous Duomo, the impressive gothic cathedral and symbol of the city. You'll also make a stop at Milan's renowned opera house, La Scala, where the great works of composers such as Verdi and Puccini have debuted, and artists such as Maria Callas and Luciano Pavarotti have enchanted audiences. Your entrance ticket provides admission to the theater and museum, which you may like to revisit after the tour for a longer period. Finally the bus will transfer you t...

    Max went above and beyond! I got to learn and see so much in a few hours, and without breaking the bank!

  • Milan: City Center & Last Supper Walking Tour

    4. Milan: City Center & Last Supper Walking Tour

    Get acquainted with the most historically significant landmarks of Milan on this 3-hour guided walking tour. Witness the beauty of the city as your guide leads you through the city's history, culture and, traditions during an unforgettable experience.

    Admire the Last Supper by Leonardo Da Vinci, one of the most sought-after masterpieces of all time. Your guide will be sure to make the most of the 15-minutes you have inside the Refectory to bring this mural painting to life for you. 

    Then, move on to Sforza Castle, a Medieval stronghold surrounded by a beautiful park. Continue your tour by walking to the Scala Opera House, the all Milanese Temple of Music, and the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

    Admire the beautiful gothic Duomo from the outside, an architectural wonder and the fifth-largest cathedral in Europe. Select the lunch option to finish...

    Good tour in brief It is a short trip covering few things mainly the supper the church of Santa Maria and little bit of walking around and detailed coverage of Fauja castle

  • Milan: 3-Hour City Highlights Walking Tour

    5. Milan: 3-Hour City Highlights Walking Tour

    Start your 3-hour tour at the Milan Cathedral. Your entrance ticket, provided by your guide, enables you to skip the lines to visit the church. Inside, admire its baptistery and enjoy rooftop views. Follow your guide to the famous Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II shopping mall. Discover the history of the most famous lyric theatre in the world, La Scala Theatre, where the great composer Giuseppe Verdi played his main operas. Before visiting La Scala Museum and its gallery of paintings and instruments, explore the theatre hall. Admire the monument dedicated to Leonardo Da Vinci, and explore the beautiful fashion district, which is just a few steps away.

    If you want to learn the highlights of the cathedral, the gallery, and the opera house in half a day this is the tour for you. It helps to focus your attention because there’s so much to see and learn about. Fast lane access to the cathedral, the terrace, and the museum really helps to make the experience very enjoyable, even in Milanese summer.

  • Milan: Best of Walking Tour with Duomo Visit

    6. Milan: Best of Walking Tour with Duomo Visit

    Meet your personal guide and see Parco Sempione with the Sforzesco, a Medieval stronghold rebuilt and embellished by the Sforza family in 1450. Explore the surrounding park and emerge in the city streets, always teeming with surprises. Get a glimpse of cultural landmarks the Scala Opera House, the hall Milanese Temple of Opera, and the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, an opulent shopping mall topped with vaulted glass and iron arcades, named after the first king of Italy. Finally, the climax: the famous Duomo, the crown jewel of Milan. After visiting the interior, you'll reach the rooftop terraces for breathtaking views of the city. Look! There's La Madonnina, a 4.16-meter statue of the Virgin Mary protecting and overlooking the city.

    Really enjoyed our walk around Milan with Valeria. She gave us lots of information and insight. She had to work extra hard to keep my 12yo engaged and she managed. Recommend

  • Essential Milan: 3-Hour Private Walking Tour

    7. Essential Milan: 3-Hour Private Walking Tour

    This 3-hour tour of Milan is designed for groups, and can accommodate up to 25 people. You’ll be led by a knowledgeable guide, who will begin by showing you the mighty Duomo Cathedral, telling you about its fascinating 5 centuries of history. See the Royal Palace, the Archbishop’s Palace, and the Arengario Palace. Visit the famous Victor Emmanuel II Arcade, the first covered shopping mall in Europe that remains a luxury shopping site today. Your guide will show you La Scala theater, and the temple of lyrics. During the tour you’ll see the exterior of the sites and your guide will tell you about the site’s importance and its history. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to enjoy the best of Milan. In addition to the spectacular architecture you’ll see fashionable shops and cafés and discover the city’s great art and religious architecture.

    Our pupils (15-17 years old) were difficult to lead. The Guide must be more practical and can't speak so much. Scetchs, theatre and touchable objects could attract their interest. 3 hours is too long

  • Milan: City Highlights Exploration Game

    8. Milan: City Highlights Exploration Game

    Have fun and discover Milan with an exciting city exploration game. You will follow the steps of the main character of the game, a distressed man wearing a cloak and a red cap that needs your help. As you solve challenges, the story unfolds and provides exact directions to move into the next location. The city game will take you around 2 hours to complete. Benefit from exploring at your own pace. Pause the game and resume anytime from the location where you paused it. After your booking, you will receive an email on how to download the game to your phone. You can play on your own, in a large group, or in several smaller groups that compete against each other and meet at the final stop of the game.

  • Milan Cathedral & Terraces Private Tour With Fast Track Line

    9. Milan Cathedral & Terraces Private Tour With Fast Track Line

    The tour starts from the visit of the Archaeological Area, where it will be possible to find out about the remains of the Baptistery of San Giovanni and the Basilica of Santa Tecla (4th Century). The visit continues inside the Cathedral. Secrets are hidden within the high walls of the Duomo. It took five centuries to complete the Duomo and the result is an extraordinary combination of forms, where white marble became the protagonist and the interpreter of Lombard Gothic style. During the visit you will have the opportunity to learn small and big mysteries inside the Cathedral of Milan. The visit ends on the suggestive terraces of the Duomo from where you can admire the wonderful panorama of the city and enjoy a breathtaking view.

    Roberto is very knowledgeable, accommodating & professional. He is a good photographer too. Had a great experience w him .

  • Milan in a Day: Duomo, Walking tour and Optional Last Supper

    10. Milan in a Day: Duomo, Walking tour and Optional Last Supper

    Skip the lines at Santa Maria delle Grazie with your priority access to admire Leonardo's Last Supper (if option selected), and at the Gothic Duomo and the magnificent Church of San Maurizio. On a program divided into morning and afternoon sessions, your guide will take you on a journey through time from the medieval Mercanti Square to the Church San Satiro, with its trompe l'oeil perspective, to the provocative L.O.V.E. sculpture by Maurizio Cattelan. Take a leisurely walk along the fashion capital’s posh Via Montenapoleone and Via della Spiga, and enjoy the elegant atmosphere of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele with its many boutiques and cafès. Dream of operas and ballets in front of world-famous La Scala Opera House and imagine what it must have been like to live in the imposing Sforza Castle, home to intrigues and backstabbing.

    Thoroughly enjoyed the tour. Our guide was patient, helpful and informative. Highly recommend

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What people are saying about Milan Cathedral

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 4,887 reviews

Choose this tour as the first thing you do in Milan. Many highlights of the city and areas of interest are shown. Of course the Doumo and Last Supper were amazing. Our guide was very knowledgeable and offered many great tips about Milano.

The organization of the tour was great. Guide arrived ahead of time and tour started exactly at 15:00. Guide had high level of knowledge and shared a lot of details. She answered all our questions and was very patient.

Excellent tour with Victor. We enjoyed the history he gave about the Cathedral. With such a vast building we feel we needed a pro to experience it properly. Well worth the money.

Wir hatten Glück und waren alleine mit dem Guide, der sehr ausführlich und detailiert in einem guten Englisch uns informiert hat.

Roberto is very knowledgeable, accommodating & professional. He is a good photographer too. Had a great experience w him .