Meet the local guide, skip the line and visit the iconic Duomo di Milano. Learn the history and anecdotes of this terrific church: why it is called “La Veneranda Fabbrica”, how many statues populate the exteriors and how it was built. This beautiful gothic cathedral is the third largest basilica in the world. Follow your guide and discover the perfect balance of naves, columns, and stained-glass windows: the interior decoration took more than 5 centuries to complete.
After visiting the interiors of the Duomo, climb up to the rooftop terraces and enjoy the breathtaking view of Piazza Duomo and of the whole city from above. Do not forget to turn around and look at the symbol of the city, La Madonnina, a 13-feet-tall Virgin Mary statue protecting and overlooking Milan, mentioned in many popular songs. Visit the Duomo and admire the magnificence of this amazing city!