15 days in Piedmont Itinerary

15 days in Piedmont Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Piedmont visit planner
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Turin
— 4 nights
Drive
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Sestriere
— 3 nights
Drive
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Ceresole Reale
— 1 night
Drive
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Formazza
— 2 nights
Drive
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Stresa
— 4 nights
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Turin — 4 nights

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.
Kids will enjoy Museo Egizio and Piazza San Carlo. Change things up with these side-trips from Turin: Pista Ciclabile Airasca - Moretta (in Airasca), Zoom Torino (in Cumiana) and Sacra di San Michele (in Sant'Ambrogio di Torino). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Museo Nazionale del Cinema, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Superga, make a trip to Piazza Castello, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Turin trip builder tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Turin is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Tel Aviv in August, expect Turin to be little chillier, temps between 28°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Sestriere.
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Sestriere — 3 nights

Sestriere is an alpine village in Italy, a comune (municipality) of the Metropolitan City of Turin. Kids will enjoy La Strada dell'Assietta and Passeggiata Alle Antiche Borgate. Change things up with these side-trips from Sestriere: Forte di Fenestrelle (in Fenestrelle), Colle Fauniera (Colle dei Morti) (in Demonte) and Lago Nero (in Canosio). There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at Museo Forte Bramafam, ski along the peaceful trails at Pragelato, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Nero.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Sestriere trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Turin to Sestriere takes 2 hours. Traveling from Turin in August, expect nights in Sestriere to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Ceresole Reale.
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Ceresole Reale — 1 night

Ceresole Reale is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50km northwest of Turin in the Orco Valley, on the border with France.Ceresole Reale borders the following municipalities: Bonneval-sur-Arc (France), Groscavallo, Noasca, Rhêmes-Notre-Dame, Val-d'Isère (France), and Valsavarenche. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): explore the activities along Giro Lago, contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Serru, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Colle del Nivolet.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Ceresole Reale road trip planner.

Drive from Sestriere to Ceresole Reale in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to Formazza.
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Formazza — 2 nights

Formazza is a comune in the Province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 160km northeast of Turin and about 50km north of Verbania, on the border with Switzerland. Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lago del Toggia, then explore the activities along Lago di Morasco, and then admire the sheer force of Cascata del Toce. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see human ingenuity at work at Lago dei Sabbioni, explore the activities along Lago del Vannino, and then take in the awesome beauty at Alpe Bettelmatt.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Formazza trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Ceresole Reale to Formazza in 3.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can drive to Stresa.
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Stresa — 4 nights

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. Kids will appreciate attractions like Lake Orta and Safari Park. Get out of town with these interesting Stresa side-trips: Lago Maggiore (in Verbania) and Orta San Giulio (San Giulio Island & Piazza Motta). The adventure continues: explore the landscape on two wheels at I Sentieri dei Lupi del Cornaggia - MTB, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lago di Mergozzo, view the masterpieces at Palazzo Borromeo, and head off the coast to Isola Bella.

Before you visit Stresa, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Formazza to Stresa in 1.5 hours. While traveling from Formazza, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Stresa, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to fly back home.
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Piedmont travel guide

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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.
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