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Fernwayer's Private Tours in Milan and the Italian Lakes

Explore Milan with a local expert on a walking tour or venture beyond to the stunning Italian Lakes—Como, Maggiore or Orta. Discover the region's depth and style with Fernwayer's private tours in Milan.

Jan 30, 2024

Guided by local experts, our private tours in Milan offer exclusive access to the city's hidden gems, immersing you in its unique cultural, design, and architectural landscape. Discover Milan's intriguing stories and fascinating architecture as you wander through historic neighborhoods, visit ateliers and workshops, and uncover the marvels that define the city's skyline. Explore artistic masterpieces in lesser-known galleries and experience the vibrant energy of Milan's fashion scene from an insider's perspective.

Alternatively, take a day trip to one of the legendary Italian Lakes—Como, Maggiore, or Orta—to explore vibrant lakeside communities. Each of our tours is meticulously crafted to connect you deeply with Milan’s authentic charm and beauty.


We are reimagining luxury in travel as authentic connection, immersive storytelling, rare access, and a spirit of curiosity through curated, exclusive, and hard-to-arrange experiences.

Exclusive Scenic Day Tours to Lake Como, Maggiore or Orta from Milan

Explore the distinct beauty and charm of Northern Italy's lakes with our exclusive private tours. At Lake Como, stroll through charming streets and visit the storied Villa del Balbianello. At Lake Maggiore, discover the enchanting Borromean Islands and enjoy a traditional meal on Isola dei Pescatori. Alternatively, experience the serene atmosphere of Lake Orta, visiting the ancient monastery on San Giulio Island and savoring local flavors. Led by knowledgeable local experts, each tour is crafted to immerse you in the rich history, culture, and picturesque landscapes of these iconic Italian lakes, making for an unforgettable and practical day trip from Milan.

Fashion & Crafts Tours in Milan

Step into the heart of Milan’s fashion and crafts scene with Fernwayer's private tours. Experience the city’s rich heritage of luxury and craftsmanship by visiting artisans' studios with Fernwayer's experience makers. Meet the talented designers and craftsmen behind Milan’s iconic leather goods, jewelry, and haute couture to gain a rare glimpse into the artistry and innovation that define Milanese fashion.

Architectural & Cultural Tours in Milan

Explore Milan’s rich architectural and cultural landscape with our exclusive private tours, tailored to uncover lesser-known landmarks that truly shine with the insights and context provided by our expert guides. Discover the enduring legacy of Gio Ponti through buildings that epitomize his innovative approach to modern design. Dive deep into the history of Ca' Granda, one of Milan’s oldest social institutions, where the beauty of Renaissance architecture is intertwined with centuries of civic service. Wander through the Brera district for its famed art gallery and uncover hidden gems that reveal the area's layered past.


Experience the best of Milan with our expertly curated private tours. Discover the city's iconic landmarks or delve into the renowned Milanese fashion and artisanship with visits to workshops where you can meet master artisans. Enjoy a unique blend of art and gastronomy in the Brera district, combining gallery visits with culinary delights. Alternatively, embark on a day trip to explore the stunning landscapes of the nearby northern Italian lakes. Join Fernwayer for an unforgettable exploration of Milan's rich cultural and artistic heritage, and the surrounding scenic beauty.


The best journeys blend self-exploration and the immersiveness of guided Experiences. To help you plan your sightseeing, we regularly leverage our local experts to curate selections of ideal Milan itineraries, perfect for one day, two days, three days or more. Check out Fernwayer’s Milan Journeys!

Self-Explore Milan Attractions

Recommended by Fernwayer’s community of travelers, these are the places you can explore at your own pace, supported by excellent audio guides—for example, the Milan Cathedral and Sforza Castle. Each day, consider adding one or two of these self-explore locations to your itinerary, complemented by immersive, expertly guided Fernwayer private tours, where the insights of a talented local expert can provide significant added value to the overall experience.

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"Home to some of Italy’s most important design events and showrooms, Milan has become an influential center from which innovative ideas in tech, fashion, and contemporary culture spread around the country and Europe as a whole. The business city is shaped and transformed continuously through events that blend glamour and innovation, but permanent museums and theaters contribute to keeping valuable traditions alive year-round.” — Angelo Zinna

Why Travel With Fernwayer?

We are a marketplace for curated travel experiences for premium travelers. We are committed to mutual growth objectives and shared initiatives. We meticulously scout and co-design unparalleled high-end Experiences. Our selections are tailored for deep cultural immersion, offering rare access and exclusivity, adventure, and a positive social impact. Whether private or in very small groups, we ensure a profound connection with the people, place and the culture.