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Leonardo Canal Tour By Bike

Leonardo Canal Tour By Bike

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I'm a qualified civil engineer from New Zealand having worked for 5 years in the field of water engineering. Since moving to Milan I have discovered the incredible world of renaissance civil engineering, right here in Milan. I have a particular fascination with water engineering, which as it turns out, so did the likes of Leonardo Da Vinci. There are many incredible feats of water engineering in…
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What we’ll do

Once arriving at the Metro station in Cernusco sul Naviglio, we will get straight on the bikes and ride along the Naviglio Martesana to a scale model diorama showing the entire network of Lomabardy's historic canal system (historically Milan had more canals than Venice!). From this I can explain how the system works and which parts were influenced by Leonardo Da Vinci. After this we will continue…

What else you should know

The cycle path is very easy, fully paved and with no vehicle traffic.

What I’ll provide

Bicycle
Bikes will be provided.

What to bring

Warm clothes
Raincoat

Where you'll be

Park in a small commue outside of Milan with a scale model diorama showing Lombardy's extensive network of rivers and canals. Historic Naviglio Martesana canal designed by Leonardo Da Vinci. Small country cafe alongside the canal serving local wines and food.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 12 and up can attend.

More tips

The cycle path is very easy, fully paved and with no vehicle traffic.

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Leonardo Canal Tour By Bike
New experience
$34/person
New experience
$34/person