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Private Skip-the-Line Duomo tour with short city walk

Availability: Every day
Duration: 2 hours
Language: English, Italian, French
Mobile voucher accepted
INSTANT CONFIRMATION
Do this because
  • Admire the gothic architecture of the Milan Duomo
  • Skip-the-line ticket + Duomo licensed guide
  • Learn about the history of the cathedral
  • Discover the hidden gems around Duomo’s area
  • Visit an ossuary chapel from 13th century
  • Hear the story behind a controversial building
What to expect

Immerse yourself in the architecture and history of Milan with a private guide. Explore Milan’s most impressive cathedral and discover beautiful hidden gems along the way.

Meet your local guide at Piazza Missori and start your private tour. Make your way to the Milan Duomo and get ready to discover the hidden gems along your walk. Start your tour with a stop at Piazza St. Alessandro and visit the nice church placed on there. Follow your local guide and stroll through the charming streets of Milan while listening to insights about the places you pass.

Take a look at the controversial building Torre Velasca, considered by some a masterpiece of modern architectures and by others a horrible construction. Move on to the University of Milan, one of the most important monuments of Milan from an artistic point of view.

Next stop, is a truly unique hidden gem. Located on Via Brolo, the church is unusual in many ways: its architecture and ossuary chapel are worth seeing. Your private guide will give you all the insights about the church and tell you the legend the only Milanese people know about.

The highlight of your tour is your next stop, the Gothic style Milan Duomo. The cathedral is the fifth largest in the world and the largest in all of Italy. Once you’re there, admire its magnificent exterior. Follow your private licensed guide and pass the line with your skip-the-line ticket.

Proceed inside to the cathedral itself and admire the different styles artwork from Modern to Medieval. Inside the church, you can find 3400 statues and 55 stained glass windows. Hear about the 600-year history and be amazed by the main altar. Your local guide can tell you about the symbols placed there and why they are associated with paganism.

The tour ends outside the cathedral in Piazza Duomo but if you wish you can stay in the cathedral as much time as you like.

This is the plan

Meeting point: Piazza Missori

Stop 1: Piazza S.Alessandro - A local hidden spot full of history and away from the hustle and bustle of the main streets.

Stop 2: San Giovanni in Conca - Take a quick visit to the crypt below on of the busy streets of Milan

Stop 3: University of Milan - Enter one of the many beautiful courtyards that is open to the public

Stop 4: Velasca Tower - Take a look at the ugliest building in the city and possibly the world

Stop 5: Santuario di S. Bernardino alle Ossa - Make a wish at this hidden sanctuary

Stop 6: Duomo cathedral - Time to visit the magnificent Duomo

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What's included
  • Private Guide
  • Entrance ticket for Duomo
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
  • Ticket for the terrace
Where

Piazza Giuseppe Missori, 22, 20122 Milano MI, Italy

Meeting point:

Piazza Giuseppe Missori at the statue of Giuseppe Missori

What to remember
  • Please consider that you can't visit the cathedral without a proper outfit: no shorts, no nude shoulders, no mini skirts, no metal objects and no food & drinks
  • In the case of an inadequate outfit, you'll have to buy a cover which costs 22,00€ pp
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When
  • The tour can start anytime between 9:30am and 04.00pm
  • Mondays to Sundays
  • Pease indicate your preferred starting time when booking
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Provider
Withlocals
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

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