Milan is a city in the north of Italy, It is the second most populous city in the country, The city contains several cultural institutions, museums and galleries, some of which are highly famous worldwide, such as the city's Duomo and Piazza. Most tourists visit sights such as Milan Cathedral, the Castello Sforzesco and the Teatro alla Scala.
When visiting the Milan, step into the city’s lifestyle, experience the shopping, football, opera, and nightlife. Milan is regarded as one of the fashion capitals of the world, the city is host to an array of shops.
Milan has two main international air gateways, Linate airport 7km east of the city centre and Malpensa airport 50km northwest of the city.
Other Airports that cater to Milan are Bergamo's Orio al Serio airport (45 km East) and Parma airport (100 km South) mostly host budget airlines.
Airlines operating direct flights to Milan from the UK include British Airways, Alitalia and Lufthansa, as well as low-cost carriers Ryanair, easyJet and Jet2.com.
Milan trains are reliable and reasonably priced. The main railway station in Milan is the Stazione Centrale, Piazza Duca d'Aosta, which has high-speed links to other major cities in Italy including Bologna, Venice, Genoa, Turin, Florence and Rome.
Buses leave approximately every 20 minutes for Centrale Station and Linate airport, costing about €7.50 (€15 for a return ticket). Travel can take from 40 minutes (weekends) to 1 hour or more (during weekday mornings). There is always a bus waiting, and they usually wait until the bus is completely full before departing.
Trams run above-ground on rail lines running through the streets. Being above ground means you get a view of what you're passing, so if you don't need to go far, they're convenient and fun. There is also a restaurant tram and a party tram with disco music. Many tram stops have electronic information panels with indications on how many minutes to wait before the next available service.
Top things to do in Milan:
-Cathedral (Duomo) in Duomo Square. Milan's main cathedral, a massive late Gothic church. The Duomo is the city's most famous landmark and a sight that you definitely don't want to miss. This ornate cathedral reigns as an architectural beauty with its rose marble spires and stunning stained-glass windows.
-Monumental Cemetery (Cimitero Monumentale) The Cimitero Monumentale in Milan, Italy is a very large cemetery, noted for its abundance of highly artistic and often imposing tombs.
-The Last Supper is a 15th century mural painting in Milan created by Leonardo da Vinci for his patron Duke Ludovico Sforza and his duchess Beatrice d'Este.
-La Scala Opera (Teatro alla Scala) This world-renowned opera house was built in 1778, where many composers wrote and conducted works including such greats as Rossini, Puccini, Verdi and Toscanini.
-Biblioteca Ambrosiana. The Biblioteca Ambrosiana is a historic library in Milan, Italy, also housing thePinacoteca Ambrosiana, the Ambrosian art gallery
-Duomo Square This busy and vibrant city square features the gothic cathedral, one of the largest in Europe.
The Quadrilatero d'Oro (Rectangle of Gold)
-Castello Sforzesco has been rebuilt several times throughout history. Many exquisite art collections can be found inside these palatial walls including the art of Michelangelo, tapestries, and century old costumes.
-San Siro - The Stadio Giuseppe Meazza, (originally and commonly referred to as the San Siro because of its location) is a football stadium located in the San Siro district in Milan, Italy. It is the home of both A.C. Milan and F.C. Internazionale Milano. The stadium is named in honour of Giuseppe Meazza, the two-time World Cup winner.
F1 Italian Grand Prix ticket and hotel package with tickets, 4* hotel and return track transfers
Book now and enjoy the Italian Grand Prix! The F1 ticket and hotel package includes accommodation for 3 nights in Hotel Hotel Novotel Ca Granda 4* Or similar and 2 General Admission tickets for both Saturday and Sunday. Transfers from the hotel to the track for both days. Ticket upgrades are also available. This Italian Grand Prix package is ideal as it combines an exciting event with a stay in one of the most fashionable cities of Europe. From €450EURper person
- Remove the stress of organisation with this ticket and accommodation package
- Take in the thrill of the F1 Italian Grand Prix at Monza!
- Enjoy a weekend in the cosmopolitan city of Milan where you can explore the city
- 3 Nights accommodation in 4* Hotel Novotel CA Granda or similar
- Breakfast each morning
- General Admission tickets for both Saturday's qualifying and Sunday's race.
- Transfers from the hotel to/from track on both Saturday and Sunday
- Meals & beverages - unless otherwise specified
- Return airport transfers
- Everything not specified above
About the event
Monza is regarded by many as the embodiment of Formula One racing. Not only is it a fantastic example of a track that combines speed with skill, it also has a heart and soul all its own. The list of famous victories and horrifying accidents is long, and all combine to make Monza one of the most magical places on the Formula One calendar. For many there is nowhere that encapsulates the sport better than this circuit. The Italians call it "La Pista Magica," the magic track, a description few would disagree with.
Please note that tickets are non-refundable once confirmed. Your Hotel is located in Milan City Centre allowing you time to explore this amazing city.
Your ticket type is General Admission, which means that you will not have a seat. Upgraded tickets are available after you book. Single rooms available - the price for the package based on a single room is €775pp and can be arranged by contacting ActivityBreaks.com. BOOK BEFORE 28/02/2017 AND GET FREE AIRPORT TRANSFERS INCLUDED
Transfers Hotel - Circuit: Transfers are being made by private shuttle bus. The distance of the hotel to the circuit is approx 12 kms
Hotel Novotel CA Granda 4* or Similar
Situated centrally, just a few minutes' walk from Ca Granda metro station, the modern 4-star Novotel Milano Nord Ca Granda hotel is in an ideal location for business trips and conferences, but also as a base for sightseeing in the center of Milan. Equipped with free WIFI and 550-seat convention center, the hotel also offers the opportunity to have a relaxing break in the fitness center or in the swimming pool, which is open from 10am to 8pm during the summer period. It's a lot better at Novotel!
Keycard-operated door locks
Data port in room
Free morning newspaper
Safe deposit box in room
Flat screen TV
Satellite/cable colour TV
WIFI in your room
Coffee/tea making facilities
Iron at reception
Nearest Airport: Milan Linate (8.75 mi)
Other airports: Malpensa (28 mi) Milan Bergamo (approx. 50mins)
Take Aeroporto Linate - Arrivi to Viale Enrico Forlanini/SP14. Continue on Viale Enrico Forlanini/SP14. Take A51 to Via Rombon/SP103 in Milano. Take exit 8a from A51, continue on SP103. Take Via Nicola Antonio Porpora to Piazzale Loreto/SPexSS11/SP11. Follow Viale Brianza, Viale Lunigiana and Viale Marche to Via Veglia. Continue on Via Veglia to your destination. Approx 30 mins.
By Public Transport
Take the 73 bus to San Babila, then take the S2 train to Seveso, From here walk 3 minutes and take the number 5 tram to CA Granda, walk 5 minutes to your hotel. (approx. 50mins)
By Private Transfer
Taxis are available from outside the airport.
CENTRALE (2.50 km / 1.56 mi)
GARIBALDI (3.50 km / 2.19 mi)
MILAN/MILANO (2.50 km / 1.55 mi)
ZARA (3.00 km / 1.88 mi)
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