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 some historical perspective at Sacra di San Michele and Basilica of Superga. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Turin: Reggia di Venaria Reale (in Venaria Reale), Forte di Bard (in Bard) and Castello di Grinzane Cavour (in Grinzane Cavour). There's still lots to do: catch a live event at Juventus Stadium, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Carlo, explore the world behind art at Museo Egizio, and examine the collection at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile.
To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Turin day trip planning site.
If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiports are Malpensa International Airport, Turin Airport and Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport. In August, daily temperatures in Turin can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Turin
Sacra di San Michele, Reggia di Venaria Reale, Basilica of Superga, Forte di Bard, Castello di Grinzane Cavour
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