Get deep into the history, the people, the culture and the flavours of Milan. Learn how the Milanese food culture has defined the lifestyle of the busiest city in Italy. With the help of your foodie guide you will discover the secrets of gelato, why Italians don't sit down for their coffee and what make the risotto yellow. Uncover what sets Milan apart from the rest of the country as one of the best spots for authentic Italian cuisine.
Tour the authentic flavours in Milan
Learn about culture and history while sampling local favorites
Small group ensures personal service
Explore the sights on foot with an expert guide
Perfect for families and food lovers
This tour is as much about the food as it is about the culture and traditions that define the Milanese approach to life. You'll follow your expert foodie guide through the streets of this dynamic city and hear stories about how the signature dishes of Milan, like the famous yellow “Risotto alla Milanese”, where created and how they spread around the rest of the country.
You'll uncover the differences between Milanese and Italian food culture and learn why you always see the Milanese people have their coffee standing. You'll sample various items as you move through the city center. Typical stops include an express or cappuccino in an historic bar and a pasta and fresh rice balls known as arancini from local street vendors. The tour is topped off with a sweet treat a lovely gelato in Milan’s Duomo square!
DEPARTURE POINT Milan, Zani Viaggi Agency / Milan Visitor Center, Via Cusani / Largo Cairoli (MM1 Cairoli - MM2 Lanza)
DURATION 2 hours
RETURN DETAILS Duomo square
INCLUSIONS: - food samples - Hearphone - Professional tour guide
EXCLUSIONS: - Tips (optional)
NOTES: - Times subjected to organization and/or traffic problems