Turin— 2 nights
Fri, Aug 11 - Sun, Aug 13
City of Magic
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.Get outdoors at Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso and Parco Naturale del Monte San Giorgio. Basilica of Superga and Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Turin side-trips: Reggia di Venaria Reale (in Venaria Reale), Forte di Bard (in Bard) and Castello di Grinzane Cavour (in Grinzane Cavour). It doesn't end there: make a trip to Piazza San Carlo.
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If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiports are Malpensa International Airport, Turin Airport and Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Turin
Reggia di Venaria Reale, Forte di Bard, Parco Naturale del Monte San Giorgio, Castello di Grinzane Cavour, Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso
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