Project Description

Piemonte Tour Discovery

 

Day 1: arrival in Turin. The city tour starts from its heart, represented by Piazza Castello, where stands Palazzo Madama and the Church of San Lorenzo. The route continues to the Royal Palace, the Royal Armoury and the Duomo. Free time at disposal in the afternoon. Check-in and overnight at the hotel.

Day 2: departure to discover the tastes and aromas of the Langhe, known as land of wines. Along the way a first stop is dedicated to the visit of the Castle of Pollenzo, one of the residences of Savoy recognized World Heritage Site by Unesco. Continuation to Alba and visit of the “city of a hundred towers” but also famous for its white truffles, hazelnuts and cheeses. In the afternoon transfer to Barolo and wine tasting with local products. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 3: visit of the Royal Palace of Venaria Reale and Superga. The complex of Venaria with the beautiful Hall of Diana, the majesty of the Great Gallery and the Church of St. Hubert is considered one of the masterpieces of the Baroque. In the afternoon arrival in Superga, which stands on one of the hills of the river Po and visit its impressive Basilica and the royal crypt. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 4: departure to Val Susa and visit of the Sacra di San Michele, the monument symbol of the entire Piedmont, this spectacular building is located on the Mount Pirchiriano. Continuation to visit the Exilles Fort, one of the largest fortified structures for defensive purposes in the region. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 5: departure for the lakes area with a stop in Monferrato for the visit of a winery with tasting of Barbera wine. In the afternoon we will reach Verbania on Lake Maggiore and we will visit the Botanical Gardens of Villa Taranto. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 6: boat trip and visit of Isola Bella and the Borromeo Palace where is possible admire the many noble rooms richly decorated. Continuation to the Isola dei Pescatori where there is an old village with narrow streets and houses. Free time at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.

 

Day 7: Transfer to the airport. End of our services

This program is an example of Lazio Classic Tour, if you need any special tailor made program just send us an e mail to groups@rinascimentodmc.com and it will be our pleasure to customize an itinerary for your group. Whatever is the theme of the tour our specialized staff will satisfy your request.