Information about flights from London to Milan
If you are looking for flights London â€“ Milan, then look no further. lastminute.com offers cheap flights from London to Milan as well as holiday tips on what to see and do during your stay in Milan. Some ideas and attractions definitely worth seeing are Duomo Cathedral, Teatro alla Scala, classic art galleries, the Golden Rectangle and do not miss on the San Siro stadium tour!
The gothic cathedral Duomo, is definitely the main attraction and worth seeing. Make your way up to the roof, take the stairs of 150 steps or the lift, to admire the spectacular view as well as some 3,600 statues and 135 spires. The tallest spike, referred to as the â€˜Madonninaâ€™ towers over the city keeping a look out. If you are lucky and there is fine weather, then you may even be able to see as far as the Alps.
A short walking distance from the Duomo is the world famous opera house Teatro alla Scala which is well worth a visit. The theatre features stretches of red velvet and glided balconies. If you have some time make sure you take a guided tour or even better catch an opera or ballet performance in this world famous opera house. Good excuse to put on your glad rags!
Milan is also famous for its classic art galleries. One of the most famous ones is that of Pinacoteca di Brera where you can see the world famous Supper at Emmaus by Caravaggio as well as the Dead Christ by Mantegna.
If art is not your thing, what other reason to visit Milan but for the shops. World famous capital of fashion, Milan offers not only top end designer clothing but also great for boutiques to fit all budgets. Some of the top shopping areas includes the Quadrilatero dâ€™Oro, which is known as the golden shopping rectangle, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele, which is one of the worldâ€™s oldest shopping centres. Navigli area is great for boutique and something alternative or vintage. Equally a great area to hang around and enjoy nightlife later on. One last tip, if you want to save some money, leave your shopping spree for January or July to benefit from the sales!
Whether you are a football fanatic or not, visiting the San Siro museum is a must. Visitors will have the chance to visit the stadium areas which are normally not accessible to the public during football matches. You also get the chance to enter the changing rooms and walk through the tunnel of Champions to get to the pitch.
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