milan
Country : Italy
Currency : Euro (EUR)
Language : Italian
Population
City: 1 324 169 (2014)
Metro: 4 252 246 (2014)
Time
Zone: Central European Time (CET)
Milan
closeMilan is the capital of Lombardia, the richest and most populous region of Italy. The city, the second largest in the country, is best known as an economic and financial center but it also has its fair share of cultural and architectural attractions.
Some of the must see attractions in Milan include the majestic Cathedral, the monumental Castello Sforzesco and Leonardo da Vinci's painting of the Last Supper in the Santa Maria delle Grazie.
Random Milan Highlights
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Milan
Architect Giuseppe Mengoni's masterpiece, an impressive glass and iron covered arcade, is one of city's most famous attractions. Dubbed Milan's living room, it is always teeming with people.
Cimitero Monumentale, Milan
Cimitero Monumentale is a large cemetery, with, as its name implies, plenty of monumental tombs. In fact, there are so many quality sculptures and monuments, that it can best be described as an open-air museum.
Fashion District, Milan
Milan has a reputation for its stylish fashion and chic boutiques, most of which can be found in the Quadrilatero della Mode, Milan's famous fashion district centered around the Via Montenapoleone.
Arco della Pace, Milan
Construction of this triumphal arch, in honor of Napoleon's victories, started in 1807. After the French were ousted in 1814, the Habsburg rulers re-baptised the arch 'Arco della Pace', Arch of Peace.

Random Milan Tours & Activities
Fashion and Cocktail Tour, Milan
  • Duration: 3 hours
From USD
$71.00
4-Day Italian Lakes and Verona Tour from Milan, Milan
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 4 days
From USD
$1032.21



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