Milan Airport Information – Linate, Malpensa, Orio al Serio

How to get to Milan by Airport, by Train, by Car, by Taxi There are 3 airports servicing Milan; Malpensa, Linate and Orio al Serio in Bergamo. They are all easy to get to and from Milan city center by… Continue Reading

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Canals Art Food and Wine Tour

Enjoy the best Milanese cultural experience that offers a truly great combination of Renaissance art, appetizers and wine. This early evening tour led by a licenced guide specialized in art history and the best wine bars follows in the footsteps of Leonardo da Vinci. Discover the history of the city’s canals known to locals as the Navigli, now the city’s top entertainment district. Chill out in true Milanese style over an aperitivo and glass of wine in one of the district’s most characteristic spots and watch the people go by as things stirs to life. Continue Reading

Private Photo Shoot in Milan

Capture cherished moments in Milan with a private photo session. Spend 30 minutes, 1 hour or 2 hours in the company of a professional photographer at a picturesque location of your choosing. As you soak up the ambience, the photographer will take candid shots in an unobtrusive manner, which will then be professionally retouched before being delivered. Whether you choose the magnificent Milan Duomo, Castello Sforzesco or the charming streets of Brera as your backdrop, the photographer will ensure you leave Milan with images that live up to your memories.

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Market Tour and Cooking Class

Your chef will guide you in a typical italian street market to learn how to recognize fresh fruit, veggies, fish. Discover how many kind of cheese, ham and salami, taste it and learn the story of it. After to buy the food for our cooking class we come back to chef home for a welcome drink and start the cooking class. You’ll learn to cook four different recipes from all over Italy. After the cooking class lt’s time for lunch and eat your masterpiece with good italian wine

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Private Emilia Romagna Food Tour from Milan

From succulent Parma harm to rich Parmesan, discover the Emilia Romagna region’s finest gourmet products on a private half- or full-day tour from Milan. Choose to drive yourself and your guide, or to have a driver chauffer you, then set off to discover the region’s culinary secrets. Learn about artisanal production methods with visits to a cheese dairy and a Parma ham producer, and savor a delicious lunch at a wine cellar. On the full-day tour, you’ll also savor the unique flavor of aged balsamic vinegar. Continue Reading

Day Trip by Train to UNESCO Site Mantua Including Mincio River Cruise

Discover the rich Renaissance beauty of Mantua (Mantova), a UNESCO World Heritage site located beside three lakes. On this full-day guided tour, take a train ride from Milan to this delightful city in northern Italy that locals call ‘Sleeping Beauty,’ then cruise down the Mincio river to enjoy the fairytale skyline of turrets and cupolas, and sweeping views of green landscapes. Wander through Mantua’s cobbled squares and visit the fabulous Palazzo Ducale, former home of the Gonzaga family, the largest residence in Italy after the Vatican. Continue Reading

Private Tour: Lake Maggiore and Borromean Islands Boat Trip from Stresa

Soak up stunning lake scenery during a 1-hour private boat tour of Lake Maggiore and the Borromean Islands. With your own private vessel and captain, travel in style and enjoy total privacy as you bask in the Mediterranean sun. Glide by lush lakeside gardens and towns, stop to view Borromean Palace on Isola Bella or cruise to the other idyllic Borromean Islands. Upgrade to include a local guide, who will accompany you on the trip and reveal more about the history and culture of the region.

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Private Tour: Valtellina Day Trip with Lunch and Wine-Tasting from Milan

Enjoy a full day trip to the beautiful Valtellina valley, pass along the lake Como and the marvellous paths of Valtellina.
Once in Varenna, meet your guide and explore this fantastic city before to get on board of a private car and start your trip to Valtellina.
Stop for lunch in a typical restaurant and enjoy a wine tasting in the afternoon.
Stop here and there to explore the tiny Valtellina’s historic villages and then head back to Varenna, where you can board your train back to Milan.

Optional trip extension : overnight stay in hotel, in the middle of vineyards. Following day, head to the famous resort of Bormio! Later in the afternoon you will head back to Varenna.

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Small-Group Lake Como, Bellagio and Lecco Full-Day Trip from Milan Including Cruise

Visit the beautiful cities of Como and Bellagio and experience a cruise on its fascinating Lake along the two branches, up to the charming town of Lecco. Departing from Milan, you will travel to Como aboard a relaxing train (approx. 60 minutes). During the journey you will be able to enjoy the impressive landscapes and reach directly Como’s city centre. At your arrival, be prepared to experience a breathtaking cruise on the Lake. Continue Reading

Borromean Islands Hop-On Hop-Off Ferry Tour from Stresa

Spend a day island hopping around the Borromean Islands with a 1-day hop-on hop ferry ticket around Italy’s Lake Maggiore. Departing from the lakeside town of Stresa, create your own sightseeing schedule using the ferry as transport. See the elegant island palace and formal gardens of Isola Bella, admire the lush vegetation on Isola Madre and stroll along the charming promenade of the tiny Isola dei Pescatori. Enjoy lake views as you cruise between them and spend as little or as long as you like at each island.

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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. Continue Reading

Italian Cooking Class in Milan

Dive into the world of culinary Italy! Learn how to make mouthwatering pastas, pizzas and pastries the traditional Italian way during this intimate cooking class in Milan led by an enthusiastic chef. Discover the secrets of Italian home cooking as you make a 4-course meal of tasty dishes like tagliatelle, risotto, ossobuco, gnocchi, ravioli, tiramisu and panna cotta, all using fresh organic ingredients from a local market in Milan. At the end, savor the fruits of your labor with some wine.
Numbers are limited to six people for this small-group class, ensuring a more personalized experience.

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Fidenza Village Shopping Day Trip from Milan

Visit Fidenza Village on an independent day trip from Milan and shop ’til you drop at the outdoor shopping mall, home to 100 luxury boutiques with savings on last seasons’ clothing, accessories and cosmetics. Choose the ‘express’ option, which simply includes round-trip transport, or upgrade to the ‘experience’ option that includes a 2-course meal at an on-site restaurant, a 50-euro gift card (worth approximately 68 US dollars), and a VIP card for use at select boutiques such as Guess and Baldinini. Continue Reading

Lake Maggiore Day Trip by Train from Milan Including Cruise to Isola Bella and Isola dei Pescatori

Venture by train from Milan to one of Europe’s more graceful corners, Lake Maggiore, with its pretty lakeside towns and lush Borromean Islands. Spend a day cruising past Lake Maggiore’s elegant villas and flowering Mediterranean gardens, and dock on Isola dei Pescatori for free time and Isola Bella for a guided tour of baroque-era Borromeo Palace. End with a visit to the lakeside town of Stresa before training back to Milan. Continue Reading

Sirmione, Lake Garda and Desenzano del Garda Tour by Train from Milan

Lake Garda is Italy’s largest lake, but there’s more than just the amazing Alpine scenery, mild climate and picturesque villages that keeps drawing visitors. On this day trip from Milan by train, visit the fascinating ancient Roman villas, castles and caves surrounding Lake Garda with an expert guide. Visit the old port of Desenzano del Garda and take a boat cruise to Sirmione for guided tours of the historical and archaeological treasures from thousands of years ago, plus enjoy free time to explore more on your own. Continue Reading

Milan Cooking Class and Market Visit

Learn how to make authentic Italian food from scratch during this 5-hour culinary experience in Milan. In the company of an expert chef, visit a market and pick up fresh ingredients. Then, head to the chef’s home kitchen to discover the secrets of Italian cooking in an intimate setting. Prepare and cook four courses including homemade pasta or gnocchi, then sit down with your fellow food lovers to dine on the feast you’ve created. As you eat, enjoy two glasses of fine Italian wine and finish with a rejuvenating espresso. Continue Reading

Navigli Canal Evening Walking Tour in Milan with Wine and Food

Explore Milan’s historical Navigli canal district on a 2.5-hour evening walking tour, and enjoy wine and several snacks, too! With a local guide, enjoy a glass of wine, and then stroll around the enchanting streets that line the canals to discover an eclectic array of shops, cafes, restaurants and bars. Visit an ‘enoteca’ (wine bar) for samples of wine, cheese, meat and bread, and then finish the evening with an all-you-can-eat aperitivo in one of the locals’ favorite bars! Numbers are limited to 15 on this small-group tour, ensuring a personalized experience. Continue Reading

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 some free time to discover Lugano’s delights. Shop for Swiss chocolate, discover fine Renaissance art and admire breathtaking lake views. Continue Reading

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! Continue Reading

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. Continue Reading

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. Continue Reading

Serravalle Outlet Shopping Tour

Shop and save till you drop on this day trip to the Serravalle Designer Outlet from Milan, with round-trip transfers. On arrival at Italy’s largest designer outlet, browse the nearly 200 stores and enjoy up to 70% off brands such as Calvin Klein, Bulgari, Nike and more, along with an additional 10% discount at select stores. For more benefits, upgrade to the VIP Shopping Pass and, as well as the 10% discount, enjoy fast-track coach boarding and a 10 euro lunch voucher. Choose from three departure times and durations to suit your schedule. Continue Reading

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 craftsperson. Before returning to Milan, enjoy a 30-minute gondola ride at your own expense or simply enjoy some free time. Continue Reading

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. Continue Reading

Cinque Terre Day Trip from Milan

Discover Italy’s sublime Cinque Terre coastal region on a day trip from Milan. Renowned for its terraced landscapes and five cliffside villages – Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore – the UNESCO-listed Cinque Terre is one of Italy’s scenic gems. Head there in a comfortable coach and then ride a boat to picture-postcard Monterosso. Enjoy free time to explore and have lunch (own expense), and then catch a coastal train to the tiny, cliff-hugging harbor village of Vernazza, for more free time to stroll and relax, before returning to Milan. Continue Reading

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 unrivaled landscapes amid the towering peaks of the Swiss Alps, including time to spend in charming Tirano and St Mortiz. Continue Reading

4-Day Italian Lakes Tour from Milan

Enjoy 4 days and 3 nights Italian lakes departing from Milan. You’ll have the chance to discover the most important lakes of the northern Italy: the small Lake Orta, the refined Lake Maggiore, the luxurious Lake Como, the amazing Lake Garda, the picturesque Lake Iseo.

All hotels are located in the heart of the cities, you will enjoy trips by boat on the main lakes and visits of beautiful towns such as Como, Bergamo and Verona. Breakfast is included.

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Vegan Tour of Milan

Italy is much more than meat and cheese! Join the first and only Lunch Tour in Milan conceived exclusively for vegetarians and vegans. Enjoy a delicious multi-course vegan lunch while visiting some of the best local lunch spots in Milan, all chosen for their excellent vegetarian and vegan dishes.

  • Delicious Vegan lunch with Italian specialties
  • Stop in 5 amazing restaurants and cafés loved by Milanese vegans and vegetarians
  • Learn about the vegan culinary scene of Milan from our local guide

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Private Tour: Old Milan Food Tour

Walking through the old city center, we bring history back to life with stories, images, delicious smells and tasting experiences. To do so, we selected 10 food-related entrepreneurs for their special relationship with the local food tradition and sustainable approaches to their daily activities. Continue Reading

Private Tour: A Stroll Around Milanese Historical Craft Shops

There is more to do in Milan, than gaze at models with chiselled cheekbones, in well-tailored suits.
Explore ancient Milan, and experience the artistry and craftsmanship that is still alive and well today. Visit different workshops, get demonstrations and enjoy the creation of beautiful art. Continue Reading

Sigurtà Park and Garden Tour from Milan with Tortellini Workshop, Wine Tasting and Lunch

Experience the Expo message in an unique way: get into the secrets of an old wine cellar, admire the art of tortellini hand-making in a small workshop, meet the producers and enjoy their excellent food and wines.

The beauty of Sigurtà Park and Garden will nourish your spirit and provide vital energy to walk with cheerfulness and confidence along the roads of life.

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Fashion and Cocktail Tour

Discover the inner, charmed world of Milan’s dazzling fashion district on this small-group, scheduled walk in the company of a friendly, local guide. This tour lets you in on the secrets and stories behind four of the most famous fashion streets in the world, lined with the top-name luxury boutiques. Soak up the glamour, gossip and history of the eye-watering designer window displays framed by impressive buildings that line the Golden Quadrilatero della Moda and end on a chilled note in a top location. The alternative fashion tour that combines culture, fashion and fun. Continue Reading

Orrido di Bellano – Natural Waterfall and Gorge Bellano Lake Como

One of Italy’s most beautiful natural spectacles is just 90 km from Milan. It’s called the Orrido di Bellano. A natural waterfall and gorge carved into the rocky mountainside of the pre-alps in the city of Bellano on Lake Como. It is said to be in the making… Continue Reading