Selected Itineraries

Oca grassa suggests to its guests 10 selected itineraries to visit the city of Milan and 10 for its surroundings. By foot, by bike, train or by driving. You can choose upon your interests and available time. They are art itineraries (to visit museums, churches, exhibitions or galleries),  hikes and walks in the mountains or along Lombardia’s lakes (Como lake for example), or shopping itineraries though Milan shops and boutiques.

We have guide books, maps and other publications available to orient yourself in the cities and to find out more about shows, exhibitions and concerts happening.  Expo 2015 visitors will find help to orient themselves amongst various events sparse in the city and some indications on how to get to the exhibition points.

10 IDEAS TO VISIT MILANO

  • Piazza del Duomo (Cathedral Square), 19th Century Museum and Santa Maria church at San Satire
  • Santa Maria delle Grazie and the “Last Supper” by Leonardo da Vinci (to be booked long in advance)
  • Garibaldi district and Gae Aulenti square
  • Sforza Castle and Parco Sempione (Simplon Park)
  • Brera district and the Pinacoteca (Brera Art gallery)
  • University of Milan (Statale) and San Bernardino alle Ossa church
  • Basilica of Sant’Ambrogio
  • Navigli distric and Darsena (dock)
  • Cimitero Monumentale (Monumental Cementery)
  • San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore church

10 IDEAS TO GO OUT OF MILAN

  • Mantova, Palazzo Ducale (Ducal Palace) and Palazzo Te (UNESCO world heritage site)
  • Bellagio and Como Lake
  • Villa Balbianello, villa Carlotta and Menaggio on Lake Maggiore
  • Cremona and the Violin museum
  • Certosa of Pavia and San Michele church in Pavia
  • Bergamo Alta and Santa Maria Maggiore church
  • Eremo (hermitage) of Santa Caterina del Sasso on Lake Maggiore
  • Town of Crespi d’Adda (UNESCO world heritage site)
  • Vigevano and Ducale square
  • Sacred Mount of Varese (UNESCO world heritage site)