9 days in Turin & Valle d'Aosta Itinerary

9 days in Turin & Valle d'Aosta Itinerary

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— 2 nights
Gressoney Saint Jean
— 3 nights
La Salle
— 2 nights
Drive to Malpensa International Airport, Fly to Valletta


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.
Step out of Turin with an excursion to Zoom Torino in Cumiana--about 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Museo Egizio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario della Consolata, make a trip to Piazza Castello, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Superga.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Turin trip itinerary maker tool.

Valletta, Malta to Turin is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In February, Turin is a bit cooler than Valletta - with highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Gressoney Saint Jean.
Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums
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Gressoney Saint Jean — 3 nights

Get out of town with these interesting Gressoney Saint Jean side-trips: Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie (in Varallo), Forte di Bard (in Bard) and Orta San Giulio (San Giulio Island & Lake Orta).

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Getting from Turin to Gressoney Saint Jean by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Turin in February, you will find days in Gressoney Saint Jean are somewhat warmer (10°C), and nights are about the same (0°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to La Salle.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums
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La Salle — 2 nights

La Salle is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley region of north-western Italy.The Castello di Châtelard is in the town.EconomyThe economy of La Salle is, today, mainly based on tourism, during summer and winter seasons. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): admire the sheer force of Lillaz Waterfalls, then explore the ancient world of Teatro Romano, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Cascate del Rutor. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario di Notre-Dame de Guerison, then appreciate the views at Val Ferret, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the La Salle trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Gressoney Saint Jean to La Salle in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Nature · Parks · Adventure · Tours
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Valle d'Aosta travel guide

Spas · Castles · Ski Areas
Though Valle d'Aosta is Italy's smallest region, it contains the highest peaks of the Alps, including the "roof of the old continent," Mont Blanc. This area is an outdoor adventure lover's dream vacation, with myriad climbing and hiking opportunities above the valley floor. Valle d'Aosta is known around the world for its major climbing routes, many of which have made mountaineering history. In the winter, the valley is at the heart of the Italian skiing experience with several top-notch ski resorts. Many visitors include attractions such as Roman monuments, medieval castles, and Romanesque churches on their itinerary. Since ancient times, Valle d'Aosta has been an important crossroads of the Western Alps. Today, it's linked with France and Switzerland through the Mont Blanc Tunnel and the Little and Big Saint Bernard passes.