The Duomo of Milan's hidden treasures

Cultural & Theme Tours in Italy

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No doubts that the Duomo of Milan is the most exceptional architecture of the city, known all around the world. It took five centuries to complete it and the result is an extraordinary combination of forms, where white marble became the protagonist and the interpreter of Lombard Gothic style. Located at the top of the Cathedral, the famous Madonnina (Virgin Mary) controls the city and becomes a sort of protectress and undisputed symbol. Enjoy 2 hours guided tour you will have the chance to discover the secrets as well as the hidden treasures behind this symbol of the Catholicism.
During this 2 hours tours you will discover the history of one of the most important symbol of Catholicism: the Duomo of Milan. A qualified tour guide will take you back in time to discover the Baptistery and the archaeological area located in the basement of the Cathedral. The visit continues with the exploration of the Cathedral with its sculptures, paintings and stained glass windows.During the final step of the tour, you will enjoy a breathtaking view from the Terraces.  The itinerary has been rigorously selected with the help of certified guides in order to show you more than just the great masterpieces everyone knows. You are guaranteed a professional and, of course, an enjoyable experience.Your guide will be monolingual so you will not have to listen to everything being repeated in other languages. Prepare yourself for an exciting journey through the history of one of the main symbols of the Catholicism.

What’s included

  • Professional guide
  • Radio System (from 5 participants)
  • Small-group tour (max 15 participants)

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Extras