8 days in Province of Turin & Aosta Itinerary

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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 30th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria del Monte dei Cappuccini, then wander the streets of Via Roma, then get engrossed in the history at Museo del Carcere Le Nuove, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Maria Ausiliatrice. On the 31st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Colline di Torino, wander the streets of Quadrilatero Romano, and then slough off your stress at Turkish baths.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Turin trip planner.

Jerusalem, Israel to Turin is an approximately 7-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Jerusalem to Turin is minus 1 hour. In August, Turin is slightly colder than Jerusalem - with highs of 28°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Aosta.
Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Spas
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Aosta — 3 nights

Rome of the Alps

In the Aosta Valley bordering Switzerland and France, the medieval city of Aosta is famous for its prime skiing conditions and rich cultural history.
Collegiata dei Santi Pietro e Orso and Piazza Emile Chanoux are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get outdoors at Sentiero panoramico lungo l'Orrido di Pre-Saint-Didier and Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Aosta: Castello di Issogne (in Issogne), Castello di Verres (in Verres) and Pont-Saint-Martin (in Pont-Saint-Martin). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Castello Sarriod de La Tour, take in the views from The Roman Aqueduct-Bridge of Pont d'Ael APERTO SINO AL 1 NOVEMBRE, delve into the distant past at Criptoportico Forense, and get to know the fascinating history of Aosta Old Town.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Aosta trip maker app.

Getting from Turin to Aosta by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Chieri.
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Chieri — 2 nights

Chieri is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont (Italy), located about 11km southeast of Turin, 15km by rail and 13km by road. On the 4th (Wed), do a tasting at Agricola Gian Piero Marrone, then learn about winemaking at Montaribaldi, and then get a taste of local nightlife at Enoteca Regionale del Barbaresco.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Chieri online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Aosta to Chieri takes 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Chieri can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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Province of Turin travel guide

Art Museums · Specialty Museums · Landmarks
Turin is a city and an important business and cultural centre in northern Italy. It is the capital city of the Metropolitan City of Turin (an administrative division of Italy) and of the Piedmont region, and was the first capital city of Italy. The city is located mainly on the western bank of the Po River, in front of Susa Valley, and is surrounded by the western Alpine arch and Superga Hill. The population of the city proper is 886.837 (31 December 2016) while the population of the urban area is estimated by Eurostat to be 1.7 million inhabitants. The Turin metropolitan area is estimated by the OECD to have a population of 2.2 million.In 1997 a part of the historical center of Turin was inscribed in the World Heritage List under the name Residences of the Royal House of Savoy.The city has a rich culture and history, being known for its numerous art galleries, restaurants, churches, palaces, opera houses, piazzas, parks, gardens, theatres, libraries, museums and other venues. Turin is well known for its Renaissance, Baroque, Rococo, Neo-classical, and Art Nouveau architecture.