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Jul 21, 2018
“Great more relaxing area of town, I loved it very much”
Nov 19, 2017
“The Entry into Milano”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Piazza XXIV Maggio, 20123 Milan, Italy
+39 02 8845 5555
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Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

This arc or porta is not so great, but what is great is the fact that it is so close to a very relaxing area of town. It is near a river side with small shops, relaxing people, bars, ... We also loved to long...More

Thank Jurgen L
Reviewed November 19, 2017

Porta Ticinese is one of many entry points into Milan. It is very crowded with trams and heavy traffic. I would not go out of my way to see it, But if in the area take a few pictures across the street out of the...More

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed November 11, 2017

Very busy, full of traffic around, trams, cyclistes, mopeds and a lot of car. It is hard to move around to get to the gate.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed October 29, 2017

A massive old city gate surrounded by a lot of traffic, but you can get to the port safely and look around and take photos. It is not very impressive, especially cause there were some spray paint graffiti on it and some garbage under the...More

Thank Mina M
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

This area is nice when you would like to go outside of the touristic area. Still many nice shops, nice buildings etc and a nice route from the city center into naviglia area.

Thank MvdK01
Reviewed September 14, 2017

In this area you can see the Porta Ticinese which is the entry point into Milan. There is an area around it but there are trams, cars, and cyclists who buzz around. We visited this area & then moved onto the canal area.

Thank Brian B
Reviewed September 2, 2017

We took the number 3 tramway from the Duomo to get to the Navigli and it dropped us off right in front of the Porta Ticinese. Quite an imposing structure and a fitting way to begin the exploration of the Navigli! From the tram stop...More

Thank VoyagerAimerSourire
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

A nice city gate - no more and no less. Nothing very special but the entry to the famous Navigli District.

Thank FrankGeisler
Reviewed May 27, 2017

This is a pretty impressive gate right in the city. I read that this was a gate to the original city of Milan. I did see it when there but did not know what it was until I read about it online today after my...More

Thank kappy26
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Formerly one of Milan Gates facing south-west. Placed in the middle of squre, now it's the main part of Navigli complex.

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The Navigli is part of historic Milan. In the ancient
days, the entire city was linked with canals, similar
to Venice. Today, most of the canals are gone, but the
Navigli remains a canal-based neighborhood. There are
two major canals: Naviglio Pavese and Naviglio Grande.
The Naviglio Grande's bridges greet visitors at dusk
with an amazing view. The Navigli district specializes
in clubs, cafes, and vintage shops. Lifestyle reigns
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