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Milan: 1, 2, or 3-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Ticket

1. Milan: 1, 2, or 3-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Ticket

Take advantage of this pass for Milan’s open-top hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus and enjoy panoramic views of the city. This ticket gives you access to 4 separate but connecting bus loops and allows you to jump off at the attractions you want to explore further. Choose from commentary available in 10 languages via audio guide and hear facts about notable buildings like the Opera House and the Castello Sforzesco. You'll also learn about local food, including the recipe for Cotoletta alla Milanese and the history of the panettone. Buses run every 60 minutes, and should you need further information on board, assistants will be happy to help you with tips about monuments, shops, restaurants, and walking tours. Take the full Line A loop in 75 minutes, or hop off to explore any of the following attractions: Line A:  Stop 1 - Castello Stop 2 - Cadorna Stop 3 - Cenacolo Stop 4 - Corso Magenta Stop 5 - Duomo Stop 6 - Manzoni - Scala Stop 7 - Manin Stop 8 - Moscova Line B: Stop 1 - Duomo Stop 2 – La Scala Stop 3 - Manin Stop 4 - Repubblica Stop 5 - Palazzo Lombardia Stop 6 - Stazione Centrale Stop 7 - Buenos Aires Stop 8 - Porta Venezia Stop 9 - San Babila Line C: Stop 1 - Castello Stop 2 - Acquario Stop 3 - Garibaldi Stop 4 - City Life Stop 5 - Casa Milan Stop 6 - Mico - Congress Centre Stop 7 - Lotto -Montebianco Stop 8 - Lido Stop 9 - Ippodromo Stop 10 - Stadio San Siro Stop 11 - Lotto - Monterosa Stop 12 - Buonarroti Stop 13 - Pagano Stop 14 - Conciliazione Stop 15 - Parco Sempione Line D (from April to October): Stop 1 - Castello Stop 2 - Cadorna Stop 3 – Cenacolo Stop 4 - Navigli Stop 5 – Via Olona Stop 6 – Corso Magenta Stop 7 – Duomo Stop 8 – La Scala Stop 9 - Brera

Milan: Royal Highlights City Exploration Game

2. Milan: Royal Highlights City Exploration Game

Discover Milan’s royal locations and the secrets behind them, all the while unraveling the tale of Serafina Parisi, a Milano peasant, chosen as the reclaimer of the night sky. As you solve challenges, the story unfolds and exact directions on your phone will guide you to the next location. First, head to Porta Venezia where the game will start. There’s no time limit for the game so feel free to explore, and finish it at your own pace. You can pause the game and resume anytime from the location where you paused it. The game finishes at Teatro alla Scala. You can play on your own, in a large group, or in several smaller groups that compete against each other and meet at the final stop of the game. For larger groups, one person can purchase access for the entire group. All group members will be able to download and play the city game on their phones.

Milan: Porta Venezia District Architecture Walking Tour

3. Milan: Porta Venezia District Architecture Walking Tour

Visit the Porta Venezia district with a qualified guide and discover the wonderful Art Nouveau architecture with precious decorations, which are hidden among its streets. Stroll admiring the sinuous and colorful elegance of Casa Galimberti or the cherubs playing among flourishes and smiles at Casa Guazzoni, exquisite examples of private building that combines functionality and aesthetics. Then continue along via Frisi to observe the former Dumont cinema up to Kursaal Diana, and then finish the visit among the flowers and the joys of Casa Tensi and Casa Campanini. Discover the Milanese elegance of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries through the numerous architectural testimonies ranging from the colorful and moved fantasy of the Liberty style to the original classicism of Art Déco: friezes, frescoes, wrought iron, mosaics, masks and ceramics that have preserved over time their refinement.

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What people are saying about Porta Venezia

Overall rating

4.1 / 5

based on 1,739 reviews

The round trips with the hop on / hop off buses are recommended for every Maikan visitor. During the journey you get a lot of tips. The rides were sometimes adventurous (red traffic lights and branches), but very interesting!

This is the faster and best way to see Milan in a short time. You will gave the opportunity to see all the areas of Milan without walking!

Value for money, visit all the interesting places, get on and off as you please. Easy to change lines.

Excellent service, On time ⏲️, very good service, highly recommended

Great experience and the staff is very professional