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Milan: Skip-the-Line Guided Walk and "The Last Supper"

Milan: Skip-the-Line Guided Walk and "The Last Supper"

Join your guide for a walking tour of Milan’s historic city center and get exterior views of the monuments of Piazza del Duomo, where the Duomo di Milano (Milan Cathedral) took nearly 6 centuries to build. Enter one of the world’s oldest shopping arcades at the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. Follow in the footsteps of famous opera stars at the La Scala theater. Discover streets, such as Via Dante, that give Milan its reputation as the fashion capital of the world. Learn Milan’s rich history and hear interesting anecdotes along the way. Then, skip the long lines to admire Da Vinci’s “The Last Supper” inside the refectory of the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie. Benefit from priority admission, and learn the history and execution of Leonardo's fascinating fresco from your guide.

Milan by Night 2-Hour Walking Tour

Milan by Night 2-Hour Walking Tour

Breathe in the magical atmosphere of Milan during the evening and discover the city from a different perspective. Enjoy a 2-hour walking tour with a guide in your choice of language. Hear stories about Milan’s history and noble families, and the phantoms that walk the city after dark. From the courtyards of Sforza Castle, follow your guide to the opera house La Scala. Pass by the impressive Vittorio Emanuele Gallery and arrive in Duomo Square, in front of Milan’s extraordinary cathedral. Learn the secrets of the city and take an exciting journey to discover Milan by night.

Como: Guided City Walking Tour with Cruise Ticket

Como: Guided City Walking Tour with Cruise Ticket

Discover the narrow pedestrian streets, historical piazzas, and ancient city walls of Como on this guided walking tour with an included boat tour. Immerse yourself in the enchanting atmosphere of the city. See statues, churches, and the famous villas of Lake Como.  Start at the Piazza Cavour, a modern square on the site of the ancient medieval port. Pass by the Teatro Sociale and head to Duomo Square, the political and religious center of medieval Como. See Como’s cathedral with its detailed facade, a testament to the Comacine masters of the Middle Ages. Continue to the oldest church in the historic center, the Church of San Fedele, which overlooks a small square. Visit Porta Torre, part of the ancient city walls, dating back to the twelfth century. After crossing Piazza Volta and seeing the Alessandro Volta marble statue, finish the tour at the lakefront. Take your unguided lake boat cruise when it fits your schedule. You can choose which time is suitable for you and see the towns of Cernobbio, Moltrasio, Torno, and Blevio from the turquoise waters of Lake Como. 

Como: Guided City Walking Tour

Como: Guided City Walking Tour

The guided tour of the historic center of Como will lead you to discover a fascinating city, rich in history and centuries-old traditions, elegantly overlooking on the magnificent lake, famous all over the world for its landscapes, its colors, its stately villas and lush gardens The tour will start in Cavour Square -The heart of the city- passing from Duomo Square, until you reach the walls of Porta Torre where you will admire the most significant monuments A journey through time, that start from the Roman Novum Comum, to the glorious medieval era with the Gothic style Dome, to continue with the Neoclassical Teatro Sociale, up to the present day with the Rationalist Terragni style and modern art of Libeskind

Milan: 3-Hour Private Bike Tour

Milan: 3-Hour Private Bike Tour

Meet up with your guide for a private cycling tour of the most evocative and interesting places of art and history in the center of Milan. Cycle to the outside of the Sforza Castle monument, visit its inner courtyards and get an explanation of its art and history. Afterwards, view the Peace Arch, Darsena and the canals to take a few photos with your camera. Then, hop back on your bikes and head to San Lorenzo and the Roman columns, the Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, the Roman ruins via Brisa, the Piazza Affari and the Maurizio Cattelan contemporary art installation L.O.V.E, where you'll have another short stop for photos. Then, head to Mercanti Square, La Scala Square, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele and finally, Duomo Square for another short photo session before heading back to the starting point of the tour.

Milan: Cathedral Rooftop Tour

Milan: Cathedral Rooftop Tour

See Milan from above on a 1-hour tour that takes you to the rooftop terraces of the Duomo. Meet your guide in Piazza del Duomo and admire the cathedral’s façade, its statues, spires, and gargoyles. Skip the lines at the ticket office and make your way to the elevator entrance with your guide. Ride the elevator to the top and walk along the roof of the magnificent cathedral. Take in spectacular views of Milan. On a clear day you can see as far as the Italian Alps – the mountains separating Italy from Switzerland. Climb nearly 50 steps to reach the highest level and see the golden statute of the Virgin Mary, shining bright atop the main spire.

Milan Duomo Cathedral Tour

Milan Duomo Cathedral Tour

Meet your licensed tour guide in Piazza del Duomo and start visiting the impressive gothic Cathedral! Inspect the endless details of its façade and admire the statues, the spires, the bizarre gargoyles and many other oddities. Skip the lines and enjoy priority access to the largest Italian cathedral and marvel at this imposing monument. Your tourist guide is ready to focus on the countless statues, the decorations, the colourful stained-glass windows that tireless craftsmen designed along the centuries and be amazed while hearing about the stories of the “Holy Nail” from Jesus’ True Cross or the Sundial Trail and its zodiac signs.

Como: Private Photoshoot with Post-Editing

Como: Private Photoshoot with Post-Editing

Get ready for a romantic private photo tour where your professional photographer will guide you through Como's most iconic locations. They'll capture your memories in high-quality as you explore the stunning Cavour Square, Duomo Square, and walk by the Lake till Villa Olmo's gardens. It's going to be a journey filled with amazing memories and stunning photographs! The photographer will capture your memories of your beautiful trip while you wander through the streets of Como. You'll be left with a collection of high-quality photos to treasure forever. Our photographers will select the best photos for your purchased package. If you fall in love with more moments than expected, extra photos will be available for purchase.

Milan: Romantic photoshoot for Couples

Milan: Romantic photoshoot for Couples

Have you ever realised how many of the photos taken with your loved ones are casual snapshots or selfies, not doing justice to the moments and memories shared with them? If you’re looking for a unique experience, getting ready to propose, or just celebrating this special day with your loved one - this private photoshoot is the perfect way to make this Valentine’s Day unforgettable. Your photographer will meet you at the prearranged meeting location and skilfully guide you through the photoshoot. With a local knowledge of the city's secret corners, they'll expertly guide you to spots that will make your photos truly extraordinary. With their guidance, you'll be surprised at how comfortable and confident you can be in front of the camera. You will receive your beautifully edited photos in a digital gallery link within just 48 hours to your phone. Easily share them with friends, family, and followers online, or print as many copies as you want to decorate your home with memories. Book your photoshoot now and let's turn your love story into professionally curated, high-quality photos that you will keep for a lifetime.

Milan Cathedral, Sforza Castle and Michelangelo’s Pietà Tour

Milan Cathedral, Sforza Castle and Michelangelo’s Pietà Tour

Take a guided tour of Milan Cathedral and Sforza Castle to discover these two symbols of the city. Enjoy a half-day guided experience in your choice of language. Tickets to Milan Cathedral and its terraces, and Sforza Castle are included.   Your tour begins in Duomo Square, where you will enter the cathedral with your guide. Learn the enchanting history of the complex, and admire the mosaics, colorful windows, statues and artworks that decorate the cathedral. After exploring the cathedral, visit Michelangelo’s Pietà, his final masterpiece. Walk along Via Dante Alighieri to Sforza Castle with your guide. Explore the castle, decorated with artworks by Leonardo da Vinci and other famous artists. Discover everything there is to know about this site from your guide.

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