A nice walk through the streets of one of the most beautiful cities in Italy, including the elegance of its baroque, the linearity of its streets and the discretion of Turin. Then in the Langhe,a wonderfull area, a rich and flavorful cuisine and wines of excellence.
The program includes a visit to the main monuments and sights of the city: some of the visits will take place on foot, accompanied by a guide speaking your language, and in other coaches. In the Langhe area you will visit wineries and prestigious restaurants.
- Palazzo Madama
- Museum of Risorgimento
- Egyptian Museum
- Mole Antonelliana
- Piazza San Carlo
Arrival in Turin and hotel accommodation. Starting from Piazza Castello, the heart of the city, you can visit Palazzo Reale, Palazzo Madama, Palazzo Carignano, the Cathedral of San Giovanni with the Chapel of the Holy Shroud, the Porte Palatine.
Visit the Mole Antonelliana and the Museum of Cinema, visit the Egyptian Museum (the most important in the world after the Cairo Museum) and visit the Basilica of Superga that overlooks the whole city accessible via the “Dentera” ,old rack railway. From the square in front of the Basilica you can enjoy a unique view of Turin. This view is even more spectacular when performed at night.
Visit the Royal Palace of Venaria Reale, located in the outskirts of Turin, (one of the most visited monuments in Italy). Possibility of visiting the Castello of the Mandria and the relevant park. Back to Torino for one last walk under the citizens arcades (about 18 Km) admiring the baroque palaces, shops and historical cafés.
Departure to Stupinigi to visit the Hunting Royal Palace (one of the most beautiful in Europe). Continue to Racconigi to visit the Royal Castle with its park with the Wildlife Refuge Lipu and storks centre. Arrival in Alba and overnight .
A day dedicated to the discovery of the Langhe. Area of production of great wines of Piedmont and land of good food. Visit of Barolo and its Museum of wine and corkscrew at the castle that overlooks the town. Visit to one of the prestigious wineries in the area with the possibility of tasting. Arrival in Alba and overnight
Visit the countries of Monforte d’Alba, La Morra, Serralunga d’Alba and Grinzane Cavour with a visit to its Castle with the adjoining Regional Wine Shop. Back to Alba for a last visit to the city and overnight..
After breakfast, end of services.
THE PRICE IS PER PERSON WITH ACCOMMODATION IN DOUBLE ROOM.
THE PRICE INCLUDES:
Accommodation in hotel category 3 *** or 4 **** in double room basis;
Bed and breakfast in hotel.
All meals provided by the program.
Card “TURIN PIEDMONT CARD + SILVER” valid five days for admission to museums and to the services listed here.
THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
Tips and gratuities.
Meals not covered by the program
Anything not explicitly mentioned in the “price includes”.