5 days in Piedmont Itinerary

5 days in Piedmont Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Piedmont trip planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Turin
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Alba
— 1 night
Drive
3
Stresa
— 1 night
Fly

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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.
Step out of Turin with an excursion to Reggia di Venaria Reale in Venaria Reale--about 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Museo Egizio, take some stellar pictures from Basilica of Superga, steep yourself in history at Palazzo Reale, and examine the collection at Museo Nazionale del Cinema.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Turin sightseeing planner.

Valletta, Malta to Turin is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Valletta in October, expect nights in Turin to be a bit cooler, around 12°C, while days are much colder, around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Alba.

Things to do in Turin

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

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Alba

— 1 night
Alba is a town and comune of Piedmont, Italy, in the province of Cuneo. Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): do a tasting at Rocche Dei Barbari, savor the flavors at Travel Langhe Wine Tours, and then admire the verdant scenery at Langhe landscapes UNESCO.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Alba day trip planning app.

You can drive from Turin to Alba in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Alba sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Stresa.

Things to do in Alba

Parks · Nature · Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

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Stresa

— 1 night
Stresa is a town and comune of about 5,000 residents on the shores of Lake Maggiore in the province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola in the Piedmont region of northern Italy, about 90km northwest of Milan. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Palazzo Borromeo, then admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto, and then don't miss a visit to Parco della Rocca Borromea.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Stresa route planner.

Getting from Alba to Stresa by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Stresa

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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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.