The Best of Old & New Milan with Duomo Exploration

About this activity

Audio tour and entrance ticket
Audio tour in English
Route length: 4 km
Duration 2h
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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
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With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
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Tour preview

Hosted by Alisa
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  • Discover interesting facts from Milan’s history
  • Walk inside the Duomo cathedral built in Gothic style
  • See famous symbols of Milan: Teatro alla Scala, Basilica of San Simlpiciano, and more!
See the best sights and landmarks of Milan on this info-packed self-guided walking tour with the mobile app. Start at the gorgeous Duomo, an incredible gothic church, and one of the largest cathedrals in the world! Admire city panoramas from the rooftop of the cathedral with a special skip-the-line access. Then walk through the nearby Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, maybe one of the most aesthetically pleasing shopping malls on the planet. Its impressive 19th-century glass ceiling is worth a look in and of itself. Discover incredible facts about Leonardo da Vinci and La Scala Theatre on the way to Brera, an amazing and the most bohemian district of Milan. But that's not it! After visiting the best historical sight, we will guide you to the iconic places of the new Milan, a city full of fashion, design, and gourmet foods! You will see the innovative Porta Garibaldi district and finally arrive at the most incredible and sustainable residence in Italy: the Vertical Forest! Are you ready?

What's included

  • Recommendation of a nice pizzeria where you can have dinner
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Access to the Duomo, the Museum, the archaeological area, and the rooftop by elevator
  • Headphones — you should bring your own
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide
    • The tour is available only on the WeGoTrip app. This is a different app from the source or app you booked the tour if it's not WeGoTrip site or app
    • To ensure the quality of the download, please remember to do so before your visit
    • Please note that there is no staff at the meeting point or staff on site for this tour. You can start the tour at any time from the meeting point
    • An Android version 7.1+ or an iOS smartphone version 12+ is required for the audio guide. You will need around 100 MB of free space for the download
    • Cover your shoulders and knees. No shorts, sandals, tank tops, miniskirts allowed
    • Kids under 6 and disabled visitors + 1 carer get in free
    • The Church of San Gottardo & the Museum are closed on Wednesdays
    • The Veneranda Fabbrica del Duomo may change opening hours, access ways, visit duration, or any events planned at the Duomo if needed
    • Metal or glass objects, helmets & luggage aren't allowed. Bags will be checked at the entrance
    • Some venues may be closed on special occasions
    • Download the Duomo Milano app: [iOS]( or [Android](
    • Wheelchair access to the rooftops is only possible as far as the lower rooftop (limited to the area behind the choir). This service is available daily from 10:00 to 18:00, exclusively via the south elevator (77 x 106 x 130 cm). If the south elevator is out of order, the north one (65 x 111 x 137 cm) will be used instead
    • Pick-up audioguide place and time : Monday to Saturday 10am to 4pm and Sunday 12.30pm to 4pm at the Audioguide Desk inside the Cathedral. Return of devices within 6pm to the Groups Ticket Office. Beyond these times, the rental service is always active at the Groups Ticket Office, on the right side of the Cathedral. To rent the audio guide, an identity document is required as a security deposit.
    • Start wuth the rooftops: Go to the northern entrance and scan your ticket at the turnstile, then take the stairs or lift
    • Duomo: scan your Milan Duomo tickets at the entrance
    • Duomo Museum & Church of San Gottardo (closed Wednesdays): scan your ticket directly at the entrance
    • You can enter each attraction only once in 72 hours from your booked timeslot, re-entering is not possible

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Piazza del Duomo
Piazza del Duomo, 1
Vertical forest
Via Gaetano de Castillia, 11
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at
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Meet the host, Alisa
On WeGoTrip since 2019
I live in Milan since 2014 and I'm in love with the city and with the Italian culture! I adore sharing secret places with my friends and now you can discover cities just like them, following my tips.

1 rating & review

December 2022
Beautiful places and neat route, interesting facts about city and history. Some texts do not correlate with audio. Big thanks for restaurants and bars recommendations!

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