TURIN AND LANGHE
From the striking beauty of the main Piedmontese city to the peace of the valley, experiencing the taste of good food and beautiful landscapes.
Arrival at Turin or Milan Airport and transfer by coach to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Breakfast and lunch in the Hotel.
After breakfast in your hotel a full day is devoted to a guided tour of the “City of the car”. Noteworthy: The Royal Palace. The Duomo Cathedral, which hosts in a side chapel by the presbytery the Holy Shroud. St. Carlo Square surrounded by arcades with elegant shops. The Mole Antonelliana, symbol of the city and venue of the Cinema Museum. The Egyptian Museum displaying the most important collections of Europe of ancient Egypt antiquities. Valentino Park, providing a scenic view of the great Valentino Castle immersed in an authentic medieval atmosphere.
Dinner in a typical restaurant providing local dishes such as Bagna Cauda or Fritto Misto (depending on the season).
Breakfast and a free morning for shopping in Turin (there are many important shops in the city centre: S.Carlo square, Lagrange street, Castello square, Garibaldi Street.)
After lunch, departure by coach to Alba.
Arriving at Alba for a visit of the historical Centre, a walk to Maestra street, San Domenico and the church of La Maddalena.
Hotel accommodation, welcome cocktail, dinner in a typical restaurant with typical menu, wines and overnight stay.
After breakfast, departure for Barolo. Visit to a historical wine shop, tasting of the great Piedmontese wines. Lunch in a typical local restaurant. Visit to Faletti Barolo Castle, seat of a museum of wine country-life and of the regional winery of Barolo.
Departure for La Morra. Panoramic tour of the Belvedere. Return to the hotel.
Dinner at a typical regional restaurant and opportunity to taste the famous Alba white Truffle.
After breakfast, departure for Neive, a walk through the historical centre, then continuing to Barbaresco and visit to the regional winery, whose seat is in the deconsecrated church of San Donato, and which gathers the local Barbaresco producers.
The trip goes on to the Mango Castle, seat of the regional winery of Moscato d’Asti and of Piedmont sparkling wines. Lunch at restaurant.
In the evening transfer to Turin/Milan airport for your flight home.
di Mirosa Picottino
Corso Umberto I, 39
13043 Cigliano (VC)