If you are visiting Milan anywhere in the year 2016, there are some exciting new things coupled with classic choices that you can indulge in. Here are some great things at a glance with reasons on why Milan should be your preferred destination.
Head to the Duomo Roof
Well, as cliché as it may sound, you cannot come to Milan and miss the Duomo Roof (yes, the cathedral), from where you can check the beauty of the city. Not many known that one can actually head to the roof of the cathedral using an elevator. Sadly, many days are smoggy and getting a view of the mountains might seem like a tough job, but don’t worry because the experience is still worth it.
A trip to the Milan Fair 2016
Happening between the months of May and October of 2016, the Milan Fair 2016 is real fun and happening. This is an event that has some serious issues like food safety and healthy lifestyle in the core, but you will be happy to find some 130 countries participating. Also, it is expected to get some odd 29 million visitors this year and some of the important issues relating to agriculture and food will be discussed at the pavilions. If you are up for something offbeat in Milan, this is something worth indulging your mind, not just for this generation but for the future too.
Check with Leonardo Da Vinci’s Last Supper
Well, getting tickets for Leonardo Da Vinci’s Last Supper visit might seem like a tough call, but there’s no way that you can miss this one. The “The Last Supper” tickets are often sold out months ahead in advance in some of the seasons, and that happens even in the low seasons too. It is advisable to plan well ahead in advance, and given that the tickets are available online, your job is quite half done.
Shop till you drop
Being one of the most preferred spots for fashion lovers, Milan has some great shopping options, although much of it means splurging. Head to the stunning streets of Quadrilatero d’Oro and you can find people indulging in it like money was never an issue. Check some of the best brands at the world and spend time in getting a taste of the local food (By the way, Milan does have its signature dishes).
Go to the Castello Sforzesco
Known as the castle of Milan, this one is unlike many ones you have seen around the world, because it isn’t on a hill. Inside the castle, you have many museums, which are worth checking for the love of history. The park of the castle us also good, but it is mainly the courtyard. You can also have a check on the Rondanini Pietà, which is located in the art museum and is the last sculpture by Michelangelo.
Plan right away for getting more out of Milan, because this city can surprise in bounty of ways!