Milan: Unique Self-Guided Audio Tour on Alessandro Manzoni

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Embark on a captivating walk through Milan: a tour into the world of Italian literature giant Alessandro Manzoni, passing by 11 key locations on a carefully curated itinerary by young professionals.


  • Let the power of literature transport you back in time
  • Discover the famous book 'The Betrothed' with a unique storytelling
  • Immersive audio-guided experience entirely dedicated to Alessandro Manzoni
  • Follow a digital map on your smartphone while listening to informative audio
  • Explore autonomously the city through a pre-made itinerary on your phone


Indulge in an unparalleled exploration of Milan with our exclusive self-guided audio tour, narrating the extraordinary life of Alessandro Manzoni, and his book: 'The Betrothed'. His linguistic uniqueness reached its highest with the famous work, published between 1825 and 1827 CE, laying the foundations of a new romance style in Italy. Using your smartphone and personal headphones, seamlessly blend literature and history as you wander through the city's streets. As you walk, unlock the story of Renzo and Lucia, the two main characters of the novel, when Milan was immersed in a period of turmoil during the 17th century. Through Milanese streets, you will rediscover places and themes closely connected with the most widely read novel among Italian classics. Pass by iconic locales including📍The Lazzaretto,📍Porta Venezia district,📍Duomo of Milan, 📍House of Manzoni, 📍Church of San Fedele,📍Cimitero Monumentale, and other hidden locations. (Note: entrance is optional where possible, choose to enter at your expense) The distance between stops is a delightful 5 to 10 minutes stroll, creating an ideal full-day exploration for enthusiasts keen on visiting every location, with each site requiring 5 to 40 minutes.


Exclusive access link and passcode for Smartphone Audio-Guide (English only) Online Digital Map for Smartphone Customised Itinerary Route with GPS Enriching Audio Information at every stop

Important Information

  • IMPORTANT: to access the tour use the URL LINK and PASSCODE provided in the voucher email. Mind that entrance to the suggested places is highly recommended to enjoy our itinerary to the fullest, but NOT included nor mandatory! This audio guide requires internet access The tour uses a web map; it is a self-guided audio tour that you can start, pause, or restart at any time and complete at your own pace. To start the tour you will need to follow our instructions on the voucher received.

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