Free walking tour of Leonardo channels, Milan

Milan from a fascinating point of view than the common one

/10 (609 votes)

Milan, Italy

From 3 hours

About this tour

This tour will give you the feeling of being part of this magnificent city as you learn about the great secrets of this city.

The tour starts off at the Plaza Gae Aulenti; the agora of the new millennium, continue through Corso Como until the Comasina Gate, current Garibaldi Gate and then pass through the “Ponte delle gabelle”, place where the “Naviglio della Martesana” used to pass, where we will find the great hydraulic work done by Leonardo da Vinci to connect the city by “i navigli”: the locks of the channels.

Follow the canal route to the Brera Academy of Fine Arts and its Bohemian neighborhood, continue to the Sforzesco Castle, the walk along Via Dante to Plaza Cordusio and finish the tour at Duomo of Milan, the Vittorio Emanuele gallery and the Teatro alla Scala.

Tour Highlights

  • Visit places that in previous centuries were scenes of events that marked the history of the Meneghina city
  • See the new buildings awarded worldwide for their beauty and design
  • Discover the best kept secrets of Milan
  • Visit iconic Milan attractions

Practical information

What’s included

Professional guide

Available in Spanish

Additional information

Operated by Gigio


/10 (609 votes)

Gigio is a amazing guide! Talked about several details involving Milan´s history, even recents curiosities! Great time in Milan! Highly recommended!

Review by Thayse, Curitiba