Old cities, panoramic views, hot springs, small villages, Basilicas can all be found within the Piedmont region of Italy. During the 4-Day Tour of Piedmont, you will see all of this and more with our guidedtour.
This amazing 4-Day Tour of Piedmont is filled with adventures that everyone will enjoy. Your expert guide will take you to multiple attractions of interest while keeping you entertained.
Departure at 8:30 A.M. from Milan to reach the hills of Monferrato, located in the south-east of the Piedmont region. Arrival in Acqui Terme, a town founded in Roman times, famous for its aqueduct. Once there you will admire "The Bollente", a white stone structure built to protect the extraordinary thermal waters that reach 75 °. Departure to Casale Monferrato, the glorious Duchy of Monferrato capital. The old town is full of monuments from different eras, such as the Fortress, the Town Hall and the Cathedral. Free time for lunch and departure in the afternoon for Turin. Only stop in Moncalvo, a small village located among the vineyards of the region where you can visit the famous monastery. Arrival in Turin and hotel accommodation.
After breakfast at the hotel, begin to discover the first capital of Italy. Turin, known for the automotive industry FIAT, is an interesting university town for culture, history and industrial development. In the morning you will visit the places inhabited by the Savoy including the Palace of Venaria, the grand residence of the royal family. This imposing building was influenced by the restoration project of the Palace of Versailles in Paris. The building dates from the second half of 1600 when Duke Carlo Emanuele of Savoy decided to make a gift to his wife.Departure for Superga, where we visit the Basilica dedicated to the Virgin of 1700 after the military victory of Savoy against France. Free time for lunch. Return to Turin to visit the city center: Piazza Castello, Palazzo Madama, Porta Palatina, the Art Museum and the Royal Palace. Finally marveled at the symbol of Turin: the Mole Antonelliana, built by Antonelli in 1873 and dedicated to Vittorio Emanuele II. The visit continues with the entrance to the Holy Shroud Cathedral that contains the cloth with which it would have been wrapped the body of Jesus after the crucifixion. Finally stroll along the major streets of Turin (Via Garibaldi and Via Roma) and enjoy the end of the day in Piazza San Carlo. Overnight at Hotel.
Breakfast and departure for La Morra, a medieval village famous for its "red gold", the Barolo wine. Visit to a winery and tasting of the famous local wine. The tour continues to Grinzane Cavour Castle. Between hills and pleasant scenery, arriving in Alba, capital of the Langhe, famous for the prestigious company of sweets Ferrero. Alba was founded in pre-Roman times and had a remarkable growth until the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. Visit the ancient city and the Cathedral. Free time for lunch. Visit a store to taste the famous cream of white truffle. After lunch you reach Asti, famous throughout the world for the sparkling wine production. The city has medieval and Baroque features that you will enjoy during our guided tour. Return to Turin for overnight.
Breakfast and departure to Fenis in Valle d'Aosta. The story of Fenis has always been linked with that of the Challant house, who ordered the construction of the castle, now one of the symbols of Valle d'Aosta. Drive to a small mountain village at the foot of Mont Blanc, Courmayeur, which has a beautiful alpine touristic destination. Arrival in Aosta, a city founded in ancient times and rebuilt by the Romans, in fact you can see the Arch of Augustus, the Porta Pretoria and the typical streets in Roman plan. Walk in the modern part of the city and free time for lunch on your own. Departure for Milan for the conclusion of an unforgettable tour.
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Due to technical and/or logistic issues, itineraries could be amended.
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