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
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.
San Maurizio, Milan
The church of San Maurizio has one of the most magnificent interiors of all churches in Milan. Its walls and chapels are completely covered with 16th century frescoes.
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.
Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan
The Pinacoteca di Brera is an art gallery founded in 1809 by Napoleon. Over the centuries the gallery's collection of mostly Italian paintings grew into one of the country's most important art collections.

Random Milan Tours & Activities
Swiss Christmas Markets Day Trip from Milan, Milan
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 13 hours
From USD
$51.79
Cinque Terre Day Trip from Milan With Hotel Pickup, Milan
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 14 hours
From USD
$162.28



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