When to Visit Milan
The best time to visit Milan is from April to June and September to October when the weather is pleasant and there are fewer tourists. Summers can be hot and humid, while winters can be cold and damp. Milan Fashion Week takes place twice a year, in February/March and September/October, attracting fashion enthusiasts from all over the world.
Tips for Your Trip from Chicago to Milan
- Milan is in the Central European Time Zone, which is 7 hours ahead of Chicago.
- US citizens traveling to Milan need a valid passport but do not require a visa for short stays of up to 90 days within a 180-day period.
- Upon arrival at Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), you can use taxis, buses, or trains to reach your destination in the city.
Discover Milan's Iconic Attractions and Fashion Scene
Milan is a city steeped in history, culture, and fashion. Must-see attractions include the stunning Duomo di Milano, the iconic La Scala Opera House, and Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece, The Last Supper. Immerse yourself in Milan's vibrant fashion scene by visiting the luxury shopping district of Quadrilatero della Moda or attending one of its famous fashion weeks.