5 days in Piedmont Itinerary

5 days in Piedmont Itinerary

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Turin
— 2 nights
Drive
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Barolo
— 2 nights
Drive

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): walk around Parco Naturale del Monte San Giorgio, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Filippo Neri, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cappella dei Banchieri e dei Mercanti. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Wed): have fun and explore at Palazzo Barolo, then see where the action happens at Stadio Filadelfia, then make a trip to Torino Porta Nuova, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Turin journey maker.

If you are flying in from Argentina, the closest major aiports are Malpensa International Airport, Turin Airport and Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Barolo.
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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. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Purpleryta, get a taste of local nightlife at Germano Angelo, stop by Damilano Azienda Agricola S.r.l, then learn about winemaking at Terre da Vino, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia Di San Martino, and finally visit Centro Storico Zuccarello. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Fri): appreciate the views at Valle Maira, then see the interesting displays at Museo Diocesano Cuneo - San Sebastiano, and then stroll the grounds of Cimitero Urbano di Cuneo.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Barolo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Turin to Barolo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daytime highs in Barolo are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.
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Piedmont travel guide

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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.
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