Route & dates
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.Visiting Lake Orta and River Rafting & Tubing will get you outdoors. Castello di Fenis and Basilica of Superga will appeal to history buffs. Explore Turin's surroundings by going to Zoom Torino (in Cumiana) and Reggia di Venaria Reale (in Venaria Reale). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Museo Nazionale del Cinema, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Carlo, admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Reale, and get engrossed in the history at Museo Egizio.
To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Turin vacation maker site.
If you are flying in from Spain, the closest major aiports are Malpensa International Airport, Turin Airport and Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport. August in Turin sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Turin
Zoom Torino, River Rafting & Tubing, Reggia di Venaria Reale, Basilica of Superga, Lake Orta
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