15 days in Piedmont Itinerary

15 days in Piedmont Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Fly:  14 h
1
Turin
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Valdieri
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Alagna Valsesia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Stresa
— 6 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: New York City

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.
Popular historic sites such as Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone and Basilica of Superga are in your itinerary. Museo Egizio and Palazzo Reale are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Turin's surroundings by going to Zoom Torino (in Cumiana), Reggia di Venaria Reale (in Venaria Reale) and Langhe landscapes UNESCO (in Alba). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Museo Nazionale del Cinema, make a trip to Piazza Castello, and learn about winemaking at Azienda Agricola Cortino Produttori Dianesi.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Turin tour planner.

New York City, USA to Turin is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Turin is 6 hours. Traveling from New York City in September, things will get a bit cooler in Turin: highs are around 69°F and lows about 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Valdieri.

Things to do in Turin

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Zoom Torino, Reggia di Venaria Reale, Langhe landscapes UNESCO, Basilica of Superga, Azienda Agricola Cortino Produttori Dianesi
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 18:
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Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio
Museo Nazionale del Cinema ©
Museo Nazionale del Cinema
Basilica of Superga ©
Basilica of Superga

2
nights
Valdieri

Valdieri ©
Valdieri is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 90km southwest of Turin and about 15km southwest of Cuneo, on the border with France. Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Centro Recupero Animali Selvatici and then identify plant and animal life at Parco Naturale delle Alpi Marittime. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: go for a walk through Area Archeologica del Monte Roccere and then identify plant and animal life at Riserva Naturale dei Ciciu del Villar.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Valdieri driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Turin to Valdieri takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in September, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Alagna Valsesia.

Things to do in Valdieri

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Riserva Naturale dei Ciciu del Villar, Centro Recupero Animali Selvatici, Area Archeologica del Monte Roccere
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 20:
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Parco Naturale delle Alpi Marittime ©
Parco Naturale delle Alpi Marittime
Riserva Naturale dei Ciciu del Villar
Riserva Naturale dei Ciciu del Villar
Area Archeologica del Monte Roccere ©
Area Archeologica del Monte Roccere

2
nights
Alagna Valsesia

Alagna Valsesia ©
Alagna Valsesia is a comune and small village high in the Valsesia alpine valley in the province of Vercelli, Piedmont, Italy, a UNESCO World heritage site since 2013. On the 21st (Sat), appreciate the views at Conca dei Rododendri and then look for all kinds of wild species at Parco Naturale dell'Alta Valle Antrona. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: meet the residents at Il Rifugio degli Asinelli and then take a peaceful walk through Parco dell'Alta Valsesia.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Alagna Valsesia trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Valdieri to Alagna Valsesia in 4 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Stresa.

Things to do in Alagna Valsesia

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Conca dei Rododendri, Il Rifugio degli Asinelli, Parco Naturale dell'Alta Valle Antrona
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 22:
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Il Rifugio degli Asinelli ©
Il Rifugio degli Asinelli
Conca dei Rododendri ©
Conca dei Rododendri

6
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. Palazzo Borromeo and Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Isola Bella and Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Stresa: Orta San Giulio (Sacro Monte di Orta, San Giulio Island, &more), Azienda Agricola L'Agrifoglio (in Bolzano Novarese) and I Sentieri delle Volpi d'Invo - MTB Trails (in Invorio). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Riserva Naturale Speciale del Sacro Monte della SS. Trinita, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Madonna di Campagna, relax in the rural setting at Fattoria dell'Aldone, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Mergozzo.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Stresa trip planner.

You can drive from Alagna Valsesia to Stresa in 2 hours. September in Stresa sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Stresa

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Orta San Giulio, Verbania, Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara, Lago di Mergozzo, Riserva Naturale Speciale del Sacro Monte della SS. Trinita
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 28:
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Palazzo Borromeo ©
Palazzo Borromeo
Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie
Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara ©
Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara