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Cathedral Duomo, Milan
Cathedral Duomo, Milan
The plan consists of a nave with four side-aisles, crossed by a transept and then followed by choir and apse. The height of the nave is about 45 meters, the highest Gothic vaults of a complete church (less than the 48 meters of Beauvais Cathedral, which was never completed).
The roof is open to tourists (for a fee), which allows many a close-up view of some spectacular sculpture that would otherwise be unappreciated. The roof of the cathedral is renowned for the forest of openwork pinnacles and spires, set upon delicate flying buttresses.
Cathedral Duomo, Milan
At the left of the altar is located the most famous statue of all the Cathedral, the Saint Bartholomew Flayed (1562), by Marco d'Agrate, the saint shows his flayed skin thrown over his shoulders like a stole.
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The Archbishop Alberto da Intimiano's sarcophagus, which is overlooked by a Crucifix in copper laminae (a replica).
Via Baracchini 12, Centro Storico, Milan, Italy - (0.4 km from Milan Cathedral)
Brunelleschi Hotel from www.hotelscombined.com
Conveniently situated, Brunelleschi Hotel offers easy access to Milan's best tourist attractions. Only a short walk from Milan Cathedral, it provides elegant rooms equipped with slippers, a mini bar and a private bathroom.
This elegant hotel offers 24-hour room service, a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature. A Wi-Fi connection is also available.
Guests staying at Brunelleschi can relax in their stylish rooms that offer heating, wireless internet access and a laptop safe. They provide a telephone, a radio and a bathtub.
The hotel's first-class restaurant offers a superior dining experience with a selection of Italian dishes to sample. Alternatively, there is a large selection of international restaurants close by.
Hotel Brunelleschi is close to Duomo Milan Metro Station and Crocetta Metro Station, making it easy for guests to explore Milan and its surrounding areas. The local neighbourhood is also well-known for its shopping.
Starhotels Rosa Grand
Piazza Fontana 3, Centro Storico, Milan, Italy - (0.1 km from Milan Cathedral)
Starhotels Rosa Grand from www.hotelscombined.com
Enjoying a central location, Starhotels Rosa Grand offers easy access to Milan's main retail areas and tourist attractions. It is close to Milan Cathedral.
This modern hotel offers 24-hour room service, an express check-in and check-out feature and meeting rooms. Attentive and professional staff are available 24-hours a day.
All of the modern rooms at Starhotels Rosa Grand are equipped with cable/satellite channels, a mini bar and a flat-screen TV. All have wireless internet access, a private bathroom and heating.
During their stay at Rosa Grand, guests can dine at Roses, which offers local and international specialties. A selection of dining options can also be found in the surrounding area.
Starhotels is close to Duomo Milan Metro Station, making it easy for guests to explore Milan and its surrounding areas. The hotel is also close to the area's popular clubs and pubs, plus Quadrilatero della Moda and the Piccolo Teatro are a 20-minute walk away.
Largo Augusto 10, Centro Storico, Milan, Italy - (0.5 km from Milan Cathedral)
NH President from www.hotelscombined.com
Situated in the centre of Milan, NH President is within an easy walk of Milan Cathedral and Piazza del Duomo. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to discover the area's attractions.
This Milan hotel was constructed in the 1960s and was refurbished recently to provide every comfort to guests. Corporate facilities include a business centre and meeting rooms.
Rooms at NH Jolly President Hotel Milan are well-appointed and provide a private bathroom, a mini bar and bottled water. All offer a telephone, heating and a bathtub.
During their stay at NH President, guests can dine at Il Verziere, which offers Italian and international specialties. A variety of breakfast options are on offer in the hotel's dining room.
NH President is also moments from the area's popular restaurants and bars, and University of Milan and Royal Palace of Milan are a 10-minute stroll away. It is within a 20-minute stroll of Montenapoleone Metro Station and Duomo Milan Metro Station, which allows for easy access in and around Milan.
Ambasciatori Hotel Milan
Galleria Del Corso, 3, Centro Storico, Milan, Italy - (0.3 km from Milan Cathedral)
Ambasciatori Hotel Milan from www.hotelscombined.com
Conveniently situated, Ambasciatori Hotel Milan offers easy access to Milan's best hot spots. It is close to Royal Palace of Milan and Milan Cathedral.
This 4-star hotel provides 24-hour room service, an express check-in and check-out feature and a 24-hour reception. A Wi-Fi connection is also available.
Each elegant room at Ambasciatori Hotel Milan comes with a mini bar and slippers, and the bathrooms feature bathrobes and hair dryers. All offer wireless internet access, a flat-screen TV and heating.
A satisfying breakfast is prepared each morning at Ambasciatori, and there are numerous cafés and eateries close by. There is also the added advantage of an in-house restaurant.
Milan's attractions, including Piazza del Duomo and the La Scala, are within easy walking distance of Ambasciatori Hotel. The local neighbourhood is also well-known for its shopping.
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