Walking tours

Tour of the new architecture in Milan: skyscrapers, urban developments and design

based on 43 reviews
Availability: Saturday and Sunday
Duration: 2 hours
Language: English , Italian
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Visit Porta Nuova, the milanese area that blends local identity with an european vision
  • Know more about the urban requalification of this area with its skyscrapers
What to expect

Porta Nuova is one of the biggest requalification projects in Europe. Through the restoration of three neighborhoods, Garibaldi, Varesina and Isola, it stretches out for over 290,000 mq. The area blends together the local cultural identity with a European vision. Green parks, squares, bridges and paths ensure the connection between the three sections and provides the perfect setting for a relaxing stroll.

We will kick off the visit learning about the history of the first skyscrapers in Milan, in Piazza della Repubblica. The area of the central station, with the Pirelli Skyscrapers and the Galfa Tower, holds interesting architectural stories.

From here, we will be visiting the Porta Nuova station: Diamante Tower with the Diamantini, smaller elements connected to the main building, the Solaria Tower, the Isola neighborhood with the new Palace of the Region, Catella Foundation, the Vertical Wood and Gae Aulenti square with the Unicredit Skyscraper. You will continue along Corso Como, with a stop to 10 Corso Como, High Tech and finishing at Eataly, the popular food store, in the ex Smeraldo Theatre.

Read more
What's included
  • Guided visit of Porta Nuova
Where

Piazzale Principessa Clotilde, 37, 20121 Milano MI, Italy

Meeting point:

Piazza della Repubblica.

When
  • Saturday and Sunday at 10.00am and 3.00pm
Read more
Provider
Musement S.p.A.
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.
What people say about this experience
based on 43 reviews
Great
Excellent (22)
Great (20)
Average (1)
Poor (0)
Bad (0)

You might also like

Museums
Top seller

Join this exclusive tour to discover one of the most iconic works ever: Leonardo da Vinci's Last Sup...

Walking tours
Must see

Enjoy an exclusive tour in the heart of Milan with a guided visit of the La Scala Museum and Theatre...

Shopping Tours

What about adding something special to your holiday in Milan with an exciting Shopping Tour guided b...

Attractions & monuments

Not just a cemetery, but a genuine open-air museum. This is the Cimitero Monumentale (Monumental Cem...

Day trips & excursions
Must see

The Bernina Express is Europe’s highest alpine railway and follows one of the world’s most spectacul...

Bus tours

From 3 March 2020 the A-C-D lines will be temporarily suspended. Only Line B will be operational wit...

Walking tours
Must see

This historic tour will guide you through the most important and significant attractions of Milan, i...

Attractions & monuments

Milan is one of the top fashion cities in the world but there is much more to see in this trendy, ur...

Dining experiences

Book a private lunch or dinner in the heart of Milan, attend the show cooking and discover the flavo...

Walking tours

Discover the two sides of Milan through this innovative and yet traditional walking food tour. You w...