Near Hotel da Vinci
How to reach most important and famous Milan sightseeings:
CITY CENTER (about 20 minutes)
To the city center you can reach the station of Bruzzano FN Ferrovie Nord and take the train to Stazione Cadorna. Take the Metro Red Line towards Sesto 1st May FS and get off at DUOMO stop.
Once you exit the Metro you can admire the Duomo, the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, go shopping in the nearby chic Via Montenapoleone and stop for a drink in the numerous bars in the center.
Do not miss about 800 meters from Piazza del Duomo (along Via Orefici and Via Dante) the magnificent Castello Sforzesco and, a little further, l'Arco della Pace. From here begins Corso Sempione, an ideal place for an evening in Milan nightlife.
For those who prefer to use public transport is possible to reach the Castello Sforzesco from Piazza del Duomo, taking the Metro Red Line towards Rho Fiera / Bisceglie and getting off at Cairoli.
Or you can reach the station of Bruzzano FN Ferrovie Nord, take the train S2 to Cadorna Station and get off at "Affori". Then take the subway YELLOW LINE toward San Donato and get off at DUOMO
CENTRAL STATION (estimated time 10 minutes) / STATION GARIBALDI (estimated time 15 minutes)
The Central Station can be reached by underground YELLOW LINE - COMASINA taking the train to San Donato; get off at CENTRAL FS.
It is also possible to take line S2 or S4 of Ferrovie Nord (Northern Railway) at the Station of Bruzzano FN, get off at Affori FN and take the yellow metro line until CENTRALE FS.
Or, alternatively, it is possible to take the bus n° 41 (which terminal is located within walking distance from the hotel entrance) and get off at Affori FN. From there you can take the yellow metro line to reach Centrale railway station
To reach instead Garibaldi Station you can take the S2 line of Northern Railway at Bruzzano FN and getting off at GARIBALDI FS
From either station, the most important of Milan, start HIGH SPEED trains (ITALO from Garibaldi and FRECCIAROSSA from Central Station) to reach the main Italian cities:
TURIN »45 minutes
BOLOGNA »1 hours
FLORENCE »1 ½ hours
ROME »2 hours ½ / 3 hours
FAIR RHO MILAN (estimated time 40 minutes)
The Fair can be reached by taking the train (S4 line) of Northern Railway at the station Bruzzano FN towards Milan Cadorna Station; from here take the Metro Red Line to the stop FAIR MILAN RHO.
Or again with Ferrovie Nord can take line S2 for Rogoredo and get off at the station LANCETTI; from here you can either take the line S5 towards Varese, or the line S6 towards Novara and get off in both cases the stop Rho Fiera Milano.
The Rho Fiera Milano will host EXPO 2015, a unique opportunity for Italy and the Made in Italy.
QUARTIERE ISOLA and CORSO COMO (estimated time 15 minutes)
Quartiere Isola and the nearby Corso Como can be reached by taking the YELLOW LINE COMASINA towards San Donato and get off at ZARA; take the LILAC LINE towards Garibaldi FS and get off at ISOLA.
Or using the Ferrovie Nord you can take line S2 from Bruzzano FN and get off at Garibaldi FS; then take the LILAC LINE towards Garibaldi FS and get off at ISOLA.
In Corso Como you can enjoy an aperitif in one of its many trendy bars. Heading towards Isola you can delight with an excellent dinner by choosing among the many Italian and ethnic restaurants.
To reach Linate there are two possible paths:
»Take the Subway YELLOW from COMASINA and get off at CENTRAL FS. Here you can take AIR BUS that in 25 minutes will take you to Linate. Ticket for the bus can be purchased directly on board the bus without surcharge. (Estimated time 45 minutes)
»Take the Subway YELLOW from COMASINA and get off at DUOMO; take the Red Line for one stop and get off at SAN BABILA. From Piazza San Babila take the bus No. 72 that will reach Linate airport in about 30 minutes.
To reach Malpensa there are two possible paths:
»Take the Subway YELLOW from COMASINA and get off at CENTRAL FS. From here you can take the Malpensa SHUTTLE, a bus that will take you both to Terminal 1 and to Terminal 2 (estimated time 60 minutes)
»Take line S2 to Rogoredo or S4 to Cadorna at Station Ferrovie Nord of Bruzzano and get off at BOVISA. From here, every 30 minutes, starts the Malpensa Express, a train that will take you to Malpensa Airport in 40 minutes.
AIRPORT IL CARAVAGGIO - Orio Al Serio (Bergamo)
To get to the airport of Orio al Serio, take the Metro YELLOW at COMASINA and get off at CENTRAL FS. From here you can take the ORIO SHUTTLE that in 50 minutes will take you to the airport.