8 days in Piedmont Itinerary

8 days in Piedmont Itinerary

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Turin — 3 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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Via Lattea and Villa della Regina. Get outdoors at Colline di Torino and Scuola Sci Sestriere. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turin: The Husky Experience Sestriere (in Sestriere) and Ponte del Diavolo (in Lanzo Torinese). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Piazza Carignano, see where the action happens at Juventus Stadium, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Superga.

To find more things to do and tourist information, you can read our Turin online driving holiday planner.

London, UK to Turin is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from London to Turin, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. March in Turin sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Alba.
Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Trails
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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 15th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Centro Storico, appreciate the views at Langhe landscapes, and then surround yourself with nature on Langhe Truffle.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Alba online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Turin to Alba takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March in Alba, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough 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. On the 16th (Wed), indulge your senses at Agrilab - Wine Tasting Tour, then see the interesting displays at WiMu - Museo del Vino a Barolo, then do a tasting at Cantina Francesco Borgogno, and finally don't miss a visit to Cappella del Barolo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Thu): stop by Barbero, then get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico di Cherasco, and then explore the historical opulence of Castello di Grinzane Cavour.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Barolo trip planner.

Barolo is just a short distance from Alba. March in Barolo sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Mondovi.
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Mondovi — 1 night

Mondovì is a town and comune (township) in Piedmont, northern Italy, about 80km from Turin. On the 18th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Civic Museum of Printing and then fly down the slopes at Mondole Ski Comprensorio sciistico.

For maps and tourist information, refer to the Mondovi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Barolo to Mondovi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. March in Mondovi sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive 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.