4 days in Piedmont Itinerary

4 days in Piedmont Itinerary

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Drive
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Varallo
Drive
2
Cuneo
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Turin
— 1 night
Fly

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Varallo

Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sacro Monte.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Varallo online trip itinerary planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Varallo is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. While traveling from Zurich, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Varallo, ranging from highs of 21°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cuneo.

Things to do in Varallo

Historic Sites
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Highlights from your trip

Cuneo

— 2 nights
Cuneo is a city and comune in Piedmont, Northern Italy, the capital of the province of Cuneo, the third largest of Italy’s provinces by area.It is located at 550 metres (1,804 ft) in the south-west of Piedmont, at the confluence of the rivers Stura and Gesso.Including all bordering municipalities Beinette, Borgo San Dalmazzo, Boves, Busca, Caraglio, Castelletto Stura, Centallo, Cervasca, Morozzo, Peveragno, Tarantasca and Vignolo the population is 123,301 inhabitants.It is near six important mountain passes: Colle della Maddalena at 1996mColle di Tenda at 1871m - Tunnel of Tenda at 1300m, 3km longColle del Melogno at 1027m Colle San Bernardo at 957m Colle di Nava at 934mColle di Cadibona at 459m. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): make a trip to Centro storico, explore the fascinating underground world of Cave Bossea, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario Basilica di Montis Regalis, then get outside with Funicolare, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Mondovicino Outlet Village. On your second day here, stop by Cooperativa Agricola La Poiana Valle Grana, then look for gifts at Pasticceria Scaraffia, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Abbazia di Santa Maria di Staffarda, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castello della Manta.

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You can drive from Varallo to Cuneo in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Turin.

Things to do in Cuneo

Historic Sites · Shopping · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Turin

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Colline di Torino, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria del Monte dei Cappuccini, then take a stroll through Via Roma, and finally stop by FOL Gourmet Popcorn.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Turin online journey planner.

You can drive from Cuneo to Turin in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Cuneo in October, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Turin: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Turin

Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks
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Piedmont travel guide

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History Museums · Specialty Museums · Landmarks
Bordered by the Alps on three sides and often overlooked by casual tourists, the Piedmont region is famous for its wines, including Moscato D'Asti, Barolo, and Barbera, to name just a few. Piedmont's cuisine is renowned throughout Italy. Its exotic white truffles--a precious ingredient used in first-class restaurants around the world--are often compared to gold because of their staggering cost. An ideal holiday destination for foodies, the region is also known for its thriving industries of fresh produce, nuts, and chocolates. There are many places to visit in Piedmont, including several medieval castles, trendy spa resorts, and cities with both historical attractions and modern industries.