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Fly to Malpensa International Airport, Drive to Barolo
— 2 nights
— 2 nights


Barolo — 2 nights

Barolo is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50km southeast of Turin and about 40km northeast of Cuneo. Get some historical perspective at Castello di Serralunga d'Alba and Centro storico. Get some cultural insight at Castello della Manta and Marchesi di Barolo - Sede legale, magazzini e spedizioni. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Barolo: Santuario Basilica di Montis Regalis (in Vicoforte) and Cave Bossea (in Frabosa Soprana). The adventure continues: learn about winemaking at Azienda Agricola Ca Neuva.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Barolo trip itinerary website.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Barolo is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in June, with highs in Barolo at 30°C and lows at 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Turin.
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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Piazza Carignano, trek along Colline di Torino, then make a trip to Chiesa di Santa Maria del Monte dei Cappuccini, and finally take a stroll through Quadrilatero Romano. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Maria Ausiliatrice, then explore the historical opulence of Castello e Parco di Masino, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Casa Martini - Martini & Rossi.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Turin itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Barolo to Turin takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Barolo, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Turin, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Piedmont travel guide

Specialty Museums · Art 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.