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Stroll Through The Historical Landmarks Of Milan

Best of Milan. A classic tour to be introduced to the most beautiful monuments of the city by a local. We will touch the Sforza Castle, the mighty fortress of the lords of Milan during Medieval times and the Renaissance. Then we will head to the earth of Milano, the financial district, the Duomo area dominated by the spires of our Grand cathedral. Finally, we will walk the glamorous Galleria Vittorio Emanuele admiring the shining windows of fashion shops and the best cafe in town. The tour will finish in front of the worldwide famous Scala Opera House, the temple of classical music.

From Milan
Online Experience
1 Hour
Europe
Upto 10 people
English, Italian
Highlights
  • Real-time experience streamed live from the city of Milan
  • Stroll by the Galleria Vittorio Emanuel with its fashion shops, historical libraries and cafes
  • Visit famous landmarks like the Scala Opera House
  • Admire the Duomo of Milan
Description

If you want to experience the best of Milan and learn the secrets of the most beautiful monuments of the city, then this Online Experience with me will be perfect for you!

We will begin this virtual tour of Milan from the Sforza Castle, which served as the mighty fortress of the Lords of Milan during Medieval times and the Renaissance. Here, we will walk in the footsteps of Leonardo da Vinci, Napoleon, and all the other figures through history who have increased Milan's renown, thereby helping you get familiar with the city's impressive history.
Heading towards the Earth of Milano, the shopping area and the financial district, we will stop to admire the Grand Cathedral - the Duomo of Milan. I will regale you with facts about its history, the duration of time it took to be built, and other trivia that only a local could supply you with!
Finally, we will walk the glamorous covered arcade of Milan: the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele, strolling by the shining windows of fashion shops, historical libraries and the best cafe in town. The tour will finish in front of the world-famous Scala Opera House, a temple of classical music made famous by artists like Giuseppe Verdi, Renata Tebaldi, Maria Callas and Rudolph Nureyev.

I look forward to interacting with you on this tour!

About this experience
Instructions
  • Please have a good internet connection and Zoom app installed on your phone or laptop
  • The instructions to join the meeting will be sent via email shortly after the booking
Know before you go
  • Please sign in to the Zoom app five minutes prior to the beginning of the experience
  • This tour involves travelling to various places, at times the internet connection may be weak. However, we will attempt to minimize such disruptions (only for outdoor tours)
  • You can book this tour either for 25 EUR per screen OR as a private session for 100 EUR for up to 10 screens joining this activity with you from all over the world. You will see the option to book this experience as a private tour on the checkout page if it is available for that time slot
  • Since these are live tours, they may be subject to last minute cancellation due to inclement weather, Internet disruptions or other unforeseen circumstances.
Meet your Host
Giacomo Zavatteri

I am an art historian. I have a master degree in Preservation of Cultural Heritage (art history) with a specialisation in Medieval Art. Since 2005 I am a licensed tour guide in Milan. Since then I have shown my city to thousands of tourists coming from all over the world and many cultures. This is one of the things I love the most of my job: meet new people from different countries. This is why I specialised in private tours. I live in Milan, this is my city, the city I love the most in Italy. That is why in showing the most important monuments I like to show facts only locals know, see things in a different way! During my tours you will admire Milan with the eyes of a local.

From USD 30 / Screen
Important Information
  • Fully refundable in case of any cancellation upto 2 days before the tour.