6 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

6 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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Turin
— 1 night
Drive
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Asti
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Alessandria
— 1 night
Drive
4
Genoa
— 1 night
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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.
On the 1st (Mon), make a trip to Piazza Castello, then see the interesting displays at Museo Nazionale del Cinema, and then see the interesting displays at Civic Museum of Ancient Art (Palazzo Madama). On the 2nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile, then make a trip to Piazza San Carlo, and then explore the world behind art at Museo Egizio.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Turin online holiday builder.

Paris, France to Turin is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Turin are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can drive to Asti.

Things to do in Turin

Museums
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 2:

Asti

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): appreciate the views at Langhe landscapes UNESCO and then indulge your senses at Travel Langhe Wine Tours. On the 4th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Asti Santa Maria Assunta, make a trip to Abbazia di Santa Maria di Vezzolano, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Distilleria Beccaris.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Asti sightseeing site.

Drive from Turin to Asti in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November in Asti, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to drive to Alessandria.

Things to do in Asti

Nature · Parks · Tours · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 2 — 4:

Alessandria

— 1 night
Alessandria is a city and comune in Piedmont, Italy, and the capital of the Province of Alessandria. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): stop by Pasticceria Gallina, then tee off at Golf Colline del Gavi, and then do a tasting at Cantina Maranzana.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Alessandria day trip planning website.

Getting from Asti to Alessandria by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can drive to Genoa.

Things to do in Alessandria

Outdoors · Wineries · Golf · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 4 — 5:

Genoa

— 1 night
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Galleria Nazionale di Palazzo Spinola, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Aquarium of Genoa, then explore the galleries of Museo di Palazzo Reale, and finally take a stroll through Boccadasse.

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Traveling by car from Alessandria to Genoa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, Genoa is somewhat warmer than Alessandria - with highs of 19°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Genoa

Neighborhoods · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 5 — 6:

Province of Asti travel guide

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Wineries & Vineyards · Landmarks · Churches