Milan - Masterpieces and the City

Milan Duomo at sunset
Milan Duomo at sunset
Santa Maria delle Grazie, Milan
Santa Maria delle Grazie, Milan
Fresco of church Santa Maria delle Grazie, Milan
Fresco of church Santa Maria delle Grazie, Milan
Courtyard at The Brera Gallery, Milan
Courtyard at The Brera Gallery, Milan
Sunset on Via Dante, one of the major pedestrian avenues in Milan
Sunset on Via Dante, one of the major pedestrian avenues in Milan
Symmetrical night shot of the hall of the landmark arcade or covered mall, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan
Symmetrical night shot of the hall of the landmark arcade or covered mall, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan

As the Fashion Capital of Italy, it would only be fitting for Milan to host some of the most time-less and classical masterpieces in the world. The city, underrated for its art collections, is home to some of iconic works of Botticelli and include ‘The Last Supper' by Leonardo da Vinci. The iconic Brera Gallery, houses a collection of some of the most important works by Italian artists.

We visit the Ambrosian Art Gallery, Poldi Pezzoli Museum and discover the stunning frescos in Santa Maria delle Grazie, however the delights of Milan are not limited to insides of buildings, as we explore the city to find architectural styles with some fine examples of Art Nouveau.

  • See one of the world's famous paintings 'The Last Supper' by Leonardo da Vinci at the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie
  • Explore the city of Milan, witnessing inspiring architectural styles and fine art
  • Visit the iconic Brera Galrrery, housing a collection of some of the most important works by Italian artists.

Themes

  • Cultural Excursion

Practicalities

  • Special Access
  • All Inclusive

Itinerary 2018

Day 1

We arrive in Milan and transfer to our hotel. 

Day 2

We start our tour by visiting The Brera Gallery, which has collctions of some of the most important works by Italian artists. After lunch, we have a specially arranged meeting with a watercolour artist. 

Day 3

This morning we explore the Ambrosian Art Gallery and witness some of the greatest masterpieces, including works by Botticelli, Titian and, Breughe. This afternoon we visit the Poldi Pezzoli Museum, situated in an 18th century building with a collection including works of the Flemish painters.

Day 4

Today, we tour the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie to see one of the world’s most famous paintings, 'The Last Supper' by Leonardo da Vinci. Later, we venture through Milan to look at some of the architectural styles with some fine examples of Art Nouveau.

Day 5

Our final morning is spent at leisure for further exploration and shopping. Before we depart for the airport, we spend one last lunch together at a rooftop restaurant in Piazza del Duomo.

What's Included

  1. Expert Guide Lecturer
  2. Tour Manager
  3. Local Travel - Private a/c coach
  4. Meals - All meals included with wine at dinner
  5. Entries & Tips - Entry to all sites in programme; tips included
  6. Hotels
  7. Flights

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2018 Tour Details

Mon 10th December - Fri 14th December

Available

£2,250

ex. flights: £2,075

sgl supp: £350

ZAM18A

Led By: Susan Wilson

Guide Lecturer

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