Discover and marvel at the most important sites of Renaissance in Milan.
ThisÂ 2-hour walking tour covers the must-see sites, including skip-the-line access to Leonardo da VinciâÂÂs âÂÂThe Last SupperâÂÂ, but also hidden treasures such as the wonderful church of S. Maurizio, known as the âÂÂSistine Chapel of MilanâÂÂ.
TheÂ knowledgeable local English-speaking guides will share with you their passion for Renaissance art and architectures, and will make you live a fascinating experience.
Meet your guide and small group in central Milan and set out on a walking tour of the city.
Start with a visit to the UNESCO-listed church of Santa Maria delle Grazie, a true masterpiece designed by the architect Bramante, and visit the Dominican convent where the world-renowned âThe Last Supperâ is displayed. Avoid the queues with skip-the-line entranceÂ and enjoy a guided visit toÂ theÂ iconic mural painting, designed by the Italian genius of Renaissance art, Leonardo da Vinci. Take theÂ time toÂ admire the masterpiece upÂ close asÂ your guide points outÂ details about the composition, the perspective effects, the use of colors, and much more.
Just a few blocks away, continue your tour with a visit toÂ the 16th-century church of San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, the âSistine Chapelâ of Milan, considered one of the finest yetÂ little visitedÂ artistic jewels of the city. Here, disciples of Leonardo decorated the walls, the side chapels and the ceiling with colorful frescoes.Â
Finally, stop to admire theÂ imposing Castello SforzescoÂ and stroll through the surrounding Sempione Park, as youÂ learn more about the Sforza family, who once inhabited the royalÂ fortress.
Your tour ends in central Milan.Â
Confirmation will be received at time of booking