Half day in Milan with a local

Art by Leonardo da Vinci, views from the Duomo di Milano and an eclectic local neighbourhood.

(14 reviews)

  • Private &
    personalized

  • 4 hours

  • From
    €35.00  EUR
    per person
    based on 8 adults

  • Walking

  • Multiple languages available
    (including English)

You’ll join one of our local Milan hosts to explore Milan as you would with a friend; seeing what there is to see, eating what there is to eat and drinking what there is to drink! Plot twist - your friend also knows the city’s secret spots and can’t wait to share them with you!

You could visit the Duomo di Milano with its gothic cathedral where you can view the city's contemporary skyline from its terraces, or wander through one of the city's eclectic neighbourhoods - the chic Brera is always worth checking out with its narrow, cobbled lanes flanked with boutiques and art galleries. Just tell us what you’re into and we’ll do our best to make it happen.

Perhaps you would like to visit an Opera House or take in the wonders of art from the most legendary of artists (yes, we are talking about Leonardo da Vinci), or maybe you’d prefer to have your experience at sunset and do a spot of shopping, explore the historic Navigli neighbourhood (it’s one of the trendiest in the city these days) before winding down with apetitivo?

Whatever your vibe, your wish is our command, it’s your half day in Milan after all.

  • Spend half a day with a host who will create an experience that's fully customized to your interests and what you'd most like to see

  • Visit some of the most famous attractions that make Milan so popular

  • See the authentic Milan, accessible only through the benefit of having a host

  • Explore one of Milan's trendy neighborhoods or keep things fast paced in the famous central areas

  • Get the inside scoop from your host on how to spend the rest of your trip, from where to go, what to eat and what to do

This experience will be personalized to you!

What’s included

  • A private and personalized experience
  • 4 hours with a host
  • Walking experience ( if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options )
  • Hotel meet-up ( available on request for central location )

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Tickets to any attractions
  • Transportation costs
  • Gratuities (optional)

Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

Cancel 7 days before the experience for a full refund

How does it work?

  • 1 Tell us about you!

    Tell us about you!

    Once you book, fill in a quick questionnaire and tell us what you’d like from your experience.
  • 2 We match you with a host

    We introduce you to your perfect local

    Build your perfect experience together
  • 3 The best part!

    The best part!

    Experience the city like you would with a knowledgeable friend living there

If you’re unsure about what experience to book or would like more information on how it all works, just email me here. I or someone from our Customer Experience Team will get in touch so we can suggest the perfect personalized experience for you.

If you prefer to speak to someone, feel free to send us your WhatsApp or cell number and we’ll give you a call back.

You may also like

Introduction to the city

Kickstart your trip to Milan Navigating historic canals, the Duomo di Milano and the city’s aperitivo secrets revealed.

  • Milan, Italy
  • 3 hours
  • from €32.50 EUR per person
    • (8 reviews)
Food & Drink

Eat like a local in Milan Traditional osterias, risotto alla Milanese and a slice of panettone - it’s not just for Christmas,

  • Milan, Italy
  • 3 hours
  • from €71.88 EUR per person
    • (11 reviews)
Full day

Full day in Milan with a local Navigli Canal, The Last Supper and medieval castles (Sleeping Beauty not included).

  • Milan, Italy
  • 8 hours
  • from €45.00 EUR per person
Day Trip

Day trip to enchanting lake Como Neoclassical villas, the azure waters of Lake Como and la dolce vita in the shade of the Alps.

  • Milan, Italy
  • 8 hours
  • from €95.50 EUR per person
    • (16 reviews)
Food & Drink

The art of Milanese aperitivo - drinks and appetizers on the Navigli Canal Moonlit canals, Aperol Spritz and bruschetta worth writing home about.

  • Milan, Italy
  • 3 hours
  • from €49.38 EUR per person
Shopping

Milan shopping experience Luxury stores in Italy’s oldest shopping mall, open-air markets and generation-old family businesses

  • Milan, Italy
  • 3 hours
  • from €32.50 EUR per person

Reviews for this experience

Will definitely be going back!

Lake Como was possibly the highlight of my trip made all the more amazing thanks to my Tour Guide Marco. Marco is born and bred in Milan and incredible at what he does. As with my other City Unscripted Tours, Marco got in touch with me a few days before the tour to check in, let me know what he had planned (checking if I wanted to change anything) and where we were meeting. Right on time, Marco showed up and I saw the value in having him instantly. I walked straight onto the train and just went along for the journey, with Marco having organised everything. Having Marco plan the entire trip was amazing and meant I could really enjoy my time. Marco was on hand with history and stories the whole day, was a fantastic photographer and even was there to help me shop! This tour is a must do and even better with Marco! Highly recommend, especially for solo travellers.

November 2019

Reviewed by GERARD R, hosted by Marco Michele

Hidden gems in Milan

Thanks to Marco I visited many places I've not seen in previous tours of Milan. He took me to very interesting and beautiful places outside of the major tour sites. He does know Milan well and the history to go with different sites. Very personable and kind. Had a lovely time with Marco and will recommend him very highly.

October 2019

Reviewed by Cecilia J, hosted by Marco Michele

Great private tour of Milan

With our guide Marco Michele we have an amazing private tour of Milan . He guide us through major sites but adding some nice and unexpected sites out of regular touristic path. Very kind and helpful , Marco knows Milan very well and we have a great time with him Highly recommended guide

October 2019

Reviewed by Bao Phuong L, hosted by Marco Michele

Can’t find the right experience for you?

Just because it’s not here doesn’t mean we can’t offer it.
Get in touch and the City Unscripted team and hosts will help create the right experience for you.

Subscribe now and thank us later

Get travel tips from our hosts across the
world plus exclusive offers and discounts

Any questions?

If you’re unsure about anything you can
reach us on any of these channels.

Back to top