Majesty of Milan
The most important financial city in the whole of Italy boasts many strings to its bow. Through your time in Milan you’ll encounter mesmerising allures that span art, history, fashion and fine dining. But it doesn’t all have to be about the core sites of Milan when you visit this fascinating city, and there are countless sites, attractions and destinations that can be experienced when embarking on Milan Surrounding Area holidays.
Of course, there are immense sites that need to be ticked off during holidays in Milan Surrounding Area that will lead you into the heart of the great city, and luckily there are some top areas in which to stay that lie outside of the city, yet offer quick and convenient transportation onto the doorstep of these impressive attractions. Don’t miss the breath-taking Duomo, one of the most impressive cathedrals in Italy, while the numerous chapels, churches and palaces will provide a comprehensive insight into the splendour and architectural prowess of the city.
Beyond the Core of the City
Milan Surrounding Area holidays offer great escape from the crowds and hustle bustle of the city, while simultaneously exposing you to some of the area’s most captivating sites and destinations. Nearby Monza is a fascinating location, famed for its racing circuit, which is often eclipsed by stunning landmarks and architectural feats, as well as a few signs of Roman life. Novara will also appease those looking for typical Italian grandeur but in a less tourist-orientated setting, with this particular city possessing a wonderfully authentic charm, striking basilica, intriguing Roman walls and a captivating skyline.
Head further north from the city and seek serenity with a trip to Lake Como or Lake Garda, promising great outdoor pursuits on the water and in the mountains surrounding the lakes, as well as fresh air and peace and quiet that makes for a perfect escape from the busy shopping streets of Milan. For a traditional and authentic insight into the Milan area, picturesque surrounding villages such as Chiesetta di San Cristoforo and Gaggiano can provide a local impression, while the Certosa di Pavia charter house will continue the monumental grandeur you left behind in central Milan.