If you are visiting Milan this summer, you should make the most of the Italian sunshine and enjoy some things to do in Milan outside. This is particularly true if you are coming from somewhere that the weather may not be so great! Fortunately, there are lots of things to do in Milan to enjoy both the wonders of Milan and the warm summer weather.
Eight alfresco things to do
Take to the rooftops! If you are visiting either the cathedral or the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele take some time out to visit the roof terraces. The views over the city from both are spectacular. If you have a MilanoCard, visit the Highline Galleria at a 20% discount.
Dine alfresco as Milan’s cafes and restaurants spill out onto the streets and piazzas.
Take a cruise on the Navigli Canals which were partially designed by Leonardo da Vinci. Holders of a City Pass can enjoy a 10% discount.
See the main sights of Milan and enjoy the great outdoors by touring Milan by Segway. You will learn countless fascinating facts from your guide, and holders of a MilanoCard can tour at a 15% discount.
Tour Milan on an open top bus and see many important sights, including Sforza Castle and basilica Sant’ Ambrogio. This tour is hop on, hop off, so you can enjoy more time at any place that particularly catches your interest. This tour is available at a 10% discount with the Milan City Pass.
Visit Sempione Park and admire the Arco della pace.
Visit the attractions and parks of Milan by bike. These can be hired by the hour, half day, or day with a 10% discount for holders of a MilanoCard.
Sit in one of Milan’s historic squares with an ice-cream. Italian gelato is well known the world over. Find out things to do in Milan this summer.