Experience the heart of Turin in the historic Piazza San Carlo. Anchoring the city's old center, the plaza features 17th-century architecture and serves as a popular spot for shopping and dining. Admire the twin facades of the churches of Santa Cristina and San Carlo. Study the iconic equestrian monument to Emmanuel Philibert that stands in the middle of the plaza. Some of the traditional cafes in the plaza feature original 19th-century furnishings. Use our Turin trip itinerary planning website to arrange your visit to Piazza San Carlo and other attractions in Turin.
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Piazza San Carlo Reviews
Devo dire che di giorno non mi ha entusiasmato, ma la passeggiata serale è davvero suggestiva, l'illuminazione l'atmosfera creano una magia, forse troppo sottovalutata, molto suggestivo il tutto sicur... more »I must say that during the day I was not thrilled, but the evening walk is really suggestive, lighting the atmosphere create a magic, perhaps too underrated, very suggestive the whole thing for a gallant meeting
Une des plus belle de Turin, magnifique architecture aux alentours, et que dire de cette vue de la place avec les deux église en fond. more »One of the most beautiful in Turin, beautiful architecture in the vicinity, and what to say of this view of the square with the two Church in the background.
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