Category: Day Trips

Switzerland for a day? Lugano is just an hour away

Switzerland for a day? Lugano is just an hour away

Fancy heading to another country for a day? Lugano is just one hour away from Milan’s Central Station.

Mantova: A UNESCO city with culture & cuteness to spare

Mantova: A UNESCO city with culture & cuteness to spare

This UNESCO World Heritage Site is full of beauty and atmosphere…be sure to bring your camera to capture its magnificence.

Need a break from the city? Race over to Monza

Need a break from the city? Race over to Monza

Magnificent Monza is more than a Formula 1 circuit. In fact, it’s cafés and restaurants and a lovely park. And it’s just 10 minutes from Milan.

Bergamo: A lovely city in the foothills of the Italian Alps

Bergamo: A lovely city in the foothills of the Italian Alps

With scenes fit for a postcard, Bergamo is an obvious choice for a day trip out of the city. Only 48 minutes away from Milan by train.

Picturesque Pavia is a feast for the eyes

Picturesque Pavia is a feast for the eyes

It has an ancient university, modern cuisine, and a lively piazza…and it’s only 30 minutes from Milan.

Lake Garda: Desenzano & Sirmione in a day

Lake Garda: Desenzano & Sirmione in a day

Take a break from city life by visiting Italy’s biggest lake. With picturesque villages and breathtaking views, you’ll be glad you did.

Taking it slow in Vigevano

Taking it slow in Vigevano

Vigevano boasts the ‘most beautiful piazza in Italy’ and makes for a perfect day trip from Milan. So grab an espresso, relax, and read all about it.