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Turin— 3 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 a sense of the local culture at Basilica di Superga and Egyptian Museum of Turin. Popular historic sites such as Reggia di Venaria Reale and Palazzina di Caccia di Stupinigi are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turin: Forte di Bard (in Bard), Sacra di San Michele (in Sant'Ambrogio di Torino) and Castello di Grinzane Cavour (in Grinzane Cavour). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Museo Nazionale del Cinema, explore and take pictures at Juventus Stadium, steep yourself in history at Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone, and don't miss a visit to Piazza San Carlo.
For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Turin trip maker site .
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Malpensa International Airport, Turin Airport and Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport. Expect a daytime high around 58°F in October, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Turin
Sacra di San Michele, Forte di Bard, Castello di Grinzane Cavour, Reggia di Venaria Reale, Palazzina di Caccia di Stupinigi
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