Shopping in Milan isn't limited to the boutiques in the city center; there are outlet malls near Milan, too, including the Serravalle Designer Outlet. The town of Serravalle Scrivia is southwest of Milan, en route to Genoa, and the outlet center there has nearly 200 shops. You'll find designer brands like Versace, Dolce & Gabbana, Roberto Cavalli, Prada, and more, all at discounted outlet prices of 30 to 70 percent off retail.
The outdoor shopping center at Serravalle is Italy's first and largest shopping mall, and the architecture is designed to reflect Italian style.
Serravalle Designer Outlet is open daily from 10am-8pm, and is just under 60 miles from Milan. There's a special shuttle bus service to/from Milan which costs €20-25 for adults and €10 for children ages 4-12. There are three departures from Milan (10, 11am, and 1:30pm) and two departures from the outlets (5 and 8pm).