3 days in Alba & Turin Itinerary

3 days in Alba & Turin Itinerary

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Alba
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Turin
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Alba

Alba
Alba is a town and comune of Piedmont, Italy, in the province of Cuneo. Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): make a trip to Chiesa della Maddalena, examine the collection at WiMu - Museo del Vino a Barolo, then admire the verdant scenery at Langhe landscapes UNESCO, and finally don't miss a visit to Centro Storico. On the 9th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then contemplate the long history of La Bollente, and then explore the historical opulence of Castello di Grinzane Cavour.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Alba travel route planner.

Madrid, Spain to Alba is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In October, Alba is a bit cooler than Madrid - with highs of 63°F and lows of 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Turin.

Things to do in Alba

Nature · Parks · Spas

Side Trips

Acqui Terme, Castello di Grinzane Cavour, WiMu - Museo del Vino a Barolo
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Langhe landscapes UNESCO
Langhe landscapes UNESCO
Castello di Grinzane Cavour ©
Castello di Grinzane Cavour
Chiesa della Maddalena ©
Chiesa della Maddalena

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): get great views at Basilica of Superga, make a trip to Piazza San Carlo, and then don't miss a visit to Piazza Castello.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Turin tour itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Alba to Turin in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Alba in October, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Turin: temperatures range from 58°F by day to 51°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Turin

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Basilica of Superga
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Basilica of Superga ©
Basilica of Superga
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Piazza San Carlo
Piazza Castello ©
Piazza Castello