9 days in Turin & Valle d'Aosta Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy tour itinerary planner
Make it your trip
— 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 to go to Cumiana and see Zoom Torino, which is approximately 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Museo Egizio, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, see the interesting displays at Civic Museum of Ancient Art (Palazzo Madama), and take in nature's colorful creations at Parco del Valentino.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Turin day trip planning website.

Valletta, Malta to Turin is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Valletta in August; daily highs in Turin reach 28°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Gressoney Saint Jean.
Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums
Side Trip
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 10:

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).

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Gressoney Saint Jean sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Turin to Gressoney Saint Jean in 2 hours. While traveling from Turin, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Gressoney Saint Jean, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to La Salle.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums
Side Trips
Find places to stay Aug 10 — 13:

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. On the 14th (Sun), admire the sheer force of Lillaz Waterfalls, explore the ancient world of Teatro Romano, and then admire the sheer force of Cascate del Rutor. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario di Notre-Dame de Guerison, admire the verdant scenery at Val Ferret, and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our La Salle trip builder.

Getting from Gressoney Saint Jean to La Salle by car takes about 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
Parks · Nature · Adventure · Outdoors
Side Trips
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 15:

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.