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Turin— 2 nights
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 Reggia di Venaria Reale will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Turin side-trips: Castello di Grinzane Cavour (in Grinzane Cavour) and Forte di Bard (in Bard). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Piazza San Carlo and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone.
To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Turin trip planner.
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 your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Turin
Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso, Parco Naturale del Monte San Giorgio, Reggia di Venaria Reale, Castello di Grinzane Cavour, Forte di Bard
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