15 days in Piedmont & Valle d'Aosta Itinerary

15 days in Piedmont & Valle d'Aosta Itinerary

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15 days in Piedmont & Valle d'Aosta Itinerary

Start: Richmond
Fly + Drive:  17​h 15​min
1
Asti
— 1 day
Drive:  30​min
2
Alba
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Turin
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Stresa
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Aosta
— 3 nights
+2
bus + shuttle + Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Richmond


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1
day
Asti

Asti ©
Asti is a city and comune of 76 164 inhabitants (1-1-2017) located in the Piedmont region of northwestern Italy, about 55km east of Turin in the plain of the Tanaro River. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Asti Santa Maria Assunta, examine the collection at Arazzeria Scassa, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Collegiata di San Secondo, then do a tasting at Goggiano Winery, and finally learn about winemaking at Ferraris Agricola.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Asti day trip site .

Richmond, USA to Asti is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Richmond to Asti due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Richmond in June: highs in Asti hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Alba.

Things to do in Asti

Wineries Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ferraris Agricola, Goggiano Winery
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Ferraris Agricola ©
Ferraris Agricola

3
nights
Alba

Alba ©
Alba is a town and comune of Piedmont, Italy, in the province of Cuneo. Explore Alba's surroundings by going to Grotte di Toirano (in Toirano), Finale Ligure (Altopiano delle Manie & Porta Testa) and Finalborgo (in Finalborgo). There's much more to do: admire the verdant scenery at Langhe landscapes UNESCO, contemplate the long history of La Bollente, explore the historical opulence of Castello di Grinzane Cavour, and make a trip to Centro Storico.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Alba online vacation builder .

Alba is just a short distance from Asti. Expect slightly colder evenings in Alba when traveling from Asti in June, with lows around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Turin.

Things to do in Alba

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Finale Ligure, Grotte di Toirano, Castello di Grinzane Cavour, La Bollente, Serravalle Designer Outlet
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Grotte di Toirano ©
Grotte di Toirano
Finalborgo ©
Finalborgo
Castello di Grinzane Cavour ©
Castello di Grinzane Cavour

3
nights
Turin

Turin ©
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Step out of Turin with an excursion to Reggia di Venaria Reale in Venaria Reale--about 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: get great views at Basilica of Superga, see the interesting displays at Museo Nazionale del Cinema, explore the world behind art at Egyptian Museum of Turin, and don't miss a visit to Piazza Castello.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Turin travel planner.

Getting from Alba to Turin by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Alba in June: highs in Turin hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Stresa.

Things to do in Turin

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Basilica of Superga, Reggia di Venaria Reale
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Museo Nazionale del Cinema ©
Museo Nazionale del Cinema
Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio
Juventus Stadium ©
Juventus Stadium

3
nights
Stresa

Stresa ©
Stresa is a town and comune of about 5,000 residents on the shores of Lake Maggiore in the province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola in the Piedmont region of northern Italy, about 90km northwest of Milan. Get out of town with these interesting Stresa side-trips: Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara (in Borgomanero), Orta San Giulio (San Giulio Island, Sacro Monte di Orta, & more) and Safari Park (in Pombia). There's lots more to do: take in the exciting artwork at Palazzo Borromeo, head off the coast to Isola Bella, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Madonna di Campagna, and appreciate the history behind Statue of San Carlone.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Stresa attractions app .

Traveling by car from Turin to Stresa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Turin in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Stresa, with highs around 80°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Aosta.

Things to do in Stresa

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Orta San Giulio, Verbania, Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara, Statue of San Carlone, Safari Park
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Lake Orta ©
Lake Orta
Palazzo Borromeo ©
Palazzo Borromeo
Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto ©
Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto

3
nights
Aosta

Aosta ©
In the Aosta Valley bordering Switzerland and France, the medieval city of Aosta is famous for its prime skiing conditions and rich cultural history.
Get out of town with these interesting Aosta side-trips: Forte di Bard (in Bard), Lillaz Waterfalls (in Cogne) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Morgex). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso, explore the ancient world of Criptoportico Forense, explore the historical opulence of Castello di Fenis, and snap pictures at The Roman Aqueduct-Bridge of Pont d'Ael.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Aosta trip site .

You can drive from Stresa to Aosta in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Aosta

Parks Adventure Outdoors

Side Trips

Forte di Bard, The Roman Aqueduct-Bridge of Pont d'Ael, River Rafting & Tubing, Castello Reale di Sarre, Lillaz Waterfalls
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Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso ©
Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso
River Rafting & Tubing
Teatro Romano ©
Teatro Romano

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