Milan City Sightseeing Tour

You’re in Milan. Wear anything but out.

It’s hard to find a more fashionable place than Milan. Originally a trading center founded by the Romans in 222 BC, it’s still a place the entire world travels to for luxurious goods. What better way to tour all Milan has to offer than a double-decker open-air chariot? (Ok, it’s a bus, but in Milan everything gets classy.) The Milan City Sightseeing Tour from Rail Europe lets you tirelessly peruse Italy’s most chic streets on a full tour before deciding your stops for the day, or simply hop on and off at will as boutiques and palazzos call to you. But not all of Milan is material. There’s one of the largest Gothic churches in the world with 135 spires. And the Teatro alla Scala, a world-famous opera house. No wonder this tour will have you singing its praises. (What a perfect note to end on.)

Here’s what’s included:

    •  A voucher valid for 48 hours on a Hop on/Hop off open-air double-decker tour bus
    • Choice of three routes: two (Line A and B) 45 minute routes departing every 45 minutes and a (Line C) 55 minute route with departures every 60 minutes.  Valid for all routes
    • 16 possible stops throughout Milan and frequent departures 
    • English, Italian, Spanish, German, French, Russian and Chinese commentary available
    • Groups of 10 or more get a 5% discount on Milan City Sightseeing Tour



    • Rail Europe voucher is exchanged for your Milan City Sightseeing tour.
    • Voucher must be exchanged within 3 months of the date of purchase.
    • Hours of Operation:
      • Line A: Monday-Thursday 9:30am - 5:00pm, Friday - Sunday 9:30am - 5:45pm
      • Line B: Monday-Thursday 9:30am - 5:00pm, Friday - Sunday 9:30am - 6:00pm
      • Line C: Monday-Thursday 10:00am -4:00pm, Friday - Sunday 10:00am - 5:00pm
    • Some buses may be wheelchair accessible. Please inquire locally.
Where are the bus stops located and what landmarks can I reach from each stop?

Here is a list of stops and attractions that are located near each stop.
  • Castello (p.zza Castello, opposite n.5): The Sforza Castle, Sempione Park, The Academy of Brera, the Aquarium, Dante street, Piccolo Theatre, Studio Theatre, Strelher Thaeatre, Cadorna Square
  • Sant’Ambrogio (via Carducci n.36): Church of Santa Maria Delle Grazie, National Science and Technology Museum, Church of Sant’Ambrogio
  • Porta Ticinese/Navigli ( di Porta Ticinese n.100- p.zza Sant’Eustorgio): Roman Anfitheatre, Navigli residencial District
  • Parco delle Basiliche (Via Molino delle Armi, 31): Church of San Lorenzo, Church of Sant’Eustorgio
  • Duomo (p.zza Duomo in front of n.17): The Cathedral, Vittorio Emanuele II Gallery, the Mercanti Square, The Royal Palace, the La Scala Opera House and its museum, the University, San Babila Square, the church of San Babila.
  • Scala (via Manzoni, n6): The Scala Opera House, The district of fashion: Manzoni, Montenapoleone and Della Spiga Street, The Academy of Brera, The Poldi Pezzoli Museum
  • Triennale (via Alemagnan.6): The Art Palace- “La Triennale”, The Branca Tower, The Arch of Peace and the Sempione Park
  • Garibaldi (p.zza XXV Aprile n.4): The Anfitheatre “Arena”, China Town and the Garibaldi District
  • Repubblica (p.zza della repubblica n.18): Pirelli skyscraper, Central Station, Turati Street
  • Stazione Centrale (via Vittor Pisani, n.22): Pirelli skyscraper, Central Station
  • Buenos Aires (corso Buenos Aires, n.15): Buenos Aires Shopping Area
  • Porta Venezia (corso venezia, opposite n.50): Public Gardens, Natural History Museum, Planetary