The Savoy Royal family city and its surroundings
Arrive at Turin or Milan airport and transfer by coach to your hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
After breakfast a full day is devoted to a guided tour of the “City of the Car”.
Noteworthy: the Palazzo Reale (Royal Palace). The Duomo (the 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 the whole 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).
After breakfast, departure for a day trip in Susa Valley.
A visit to Avigliana lakes, a natural reserve divided by a narrow isthmus followed by a visit to the Sacra of San Michele, an abbey formed by a complex series of buildings and ruins set in a very panoramic position and one of the most interesting places in Piedmont.
Lunch in a typical restaurant and in the afternoon arrival at Sestriere, one of the main skiing centres in Italy.
Return to the Hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
After breakfast, visit to the Basilica of Superga, set on the hills near Turin, famous for the unfortunate aircraft disaster, in 1949, in which the whole team and staff of the local football team “Torino FC” perished.
In the afternoon transfer to the airport and departure.
di Mirosa Picottino
Corso Umberto I, 39
13043 Cigliano (VC)