TURIN, BAROLO LANDS, THE SACRA OF ST. MICHAEL & THE EGYPTIAN MUSEUM
“All roads lead to ...Turin !”
✦ 4 days/3 nights
✦ from March to November
✦ Accommodation: hotel 4*
✦ Private transfers by car/minivan
✦ Full day Turin walking tour and Egyptian museum tour with private guide
✦ Barolo winery tour and tasting
✦ Sacra of St. Michael half-day tour with private guide
Day 1. The tour starts in Turin city centre (Piazza Vittorio), where you will meet our expert guide who will lead you through the masterpieces of art of the first capital of Italy: Piazza Vittorio, Piazza Castello, Via Po, ancient palaces and architectural works of art that date back to Savoy Family period. Lunch on your own. In the afternoon you will visit the magnificent Egyptian Museum, one of the main examples of Egyptian culture in the world. Overnight at 4* hotel located in Turin.
Day 2. Breakfast. Pick-up at the hotel and transfer to Langhe, an amazing hilly area where is produced one of the most famous wines in the world: the Barolo wine. Visit of a traditional winery and tasting of Barolo wine. After the winery tour you will be transferred to a traditional restaurant for lunch. Follows a tour of the Castle of Grinzane Cavour, one of the most spectacular and well-preserved in Piedmont. Several of the Castle’s rooms house a permanent museum which includes displays on truffles, rare articles relating to the local food and wine tradition, 17th and 19th-century kitchen settings, a distillery from the 1700’s, a cask-maker’s workshop, and rural life. After the visit you will be transferred back to Turin. Overnight at 4* hotel located in Turin.
Day 3. Breakfast. Pick-up at the hotel and transfer to the Sacra of St. Michael, which is undoubtedly one of the most striking architectural highlights of the province of Turin. Founded between 983 and 987 on the rocky spur of Mount Pirchiriano, it is at the midpoint of a pilgrimage route of over two thousand kilometers that connects a significant part of Western Europe from Mont Saint-Michel to Monte Sant’Angelo. As soon as arrived you will be met by our guide and together you will discover the beauties, the legend and the mystery of the Sacra. Before lunch you will be transferred back to Turin. Lunch on your own. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight at 4* hotel located in Turin.
Day 4. Breakfast. End of the services. “Arrivederci”.
Price (per person):
3 nights at 4* hotel located in Turin (b&b service);
Full day Turin and Egyptian museum tour with private guide + Egyptian Museum entrance ticket (day 1);
Private transfer by car/minivan + Barolo winery tour & tasting + lunch + Castle of Grinzane Cavour guided tour with private guide (day 2);
Private transfer by car/minivan + Sacra of St. Michael half-day tour with private guide + entrance ticket (day 3).
Single room on request;
Services not mentioned in the section “Services Included”.
Luxury accommodation/hotel on request;
The tour is available Monday to Sunday, March to November. Other month request;
Museums are closed on Monday;
If lunch is not included we suggest to book the restaurants in advance;
We reserve the right to change an itinerary after departure due to local circumstances or events outside of our control;
Booking: advanced booking is recommended;
Cancellation Policies: please, see Terms and Conditions
I GO TRAVEL SNC, Via Monte Grappa 14, 13049, Tronzano Vercellese (Italy)
Phone: +39 3492660501 / +39 (0) 161 1681122
Location: Piedmont and Emilia Romagna
Period: March - April - May - June - July - Agust - September - October - November
Durata: 4 days/3 nights