Custom Tour of Piedmont and Turin
This is the perfect place to visit some of the old sections of Italy focusing on the Renaissance.
Tour highlights include visiting the Shroud of Turin and the famed Piedmont Castles.
Day 1: TURIN
Arrival in Turin, a very elegant city and the first capital of Italy which hosted the Winter Olympics 2006. Check in at your hotel and welcome drink. In the afternoon meet with your guide for a walking tour through the elegant historical center of the city to discover its many fascinating corners such as Piazza Castello, Palazzo Madama, the Palazzo Reale(the Royal Palace), the Cathedral, the very elegant Piazza San Carlo and many more. After the walking tour, free time at your leisure. Perhaps you would try the Turin's famous "Bicerin", a drink made from coffee and chocolate and which takes its name from the coffee shop that invented it. Dinner on your own and overnight stay at your Hotel accommodation.
Day 2: TURIN
After breakfast at your Hotel, you will have the rest of the day available for the discovery of Turin?s beautiful museums such as the Cinema Museum and the Egyptian Museum, one of the two most important in Europe, dedicated to this ancient civilization. Lunch on your own in one of the many renowned historical cafes in town. In the afternoon you can enjoy some shopping for some Italian goods and chocolate. Dinner on your own and overnight stay at your Hotel accommodation.
Day 3: TURIN, STUPINIGI PALACE, RIVOLI CASTLE, REGGIA DI VENARIA
Breakfast at your Hotel. We suggest spending the day to explore the outskirt of the city with some of the most important royal residences of the Royal House of Savoy(once Kings of Italy). Drive your rental car to the beautiful Palazzo di Caccia di Stupinigi, or the Rivoli Castle which hosts an important collection of modern art. To be not missed is the Reggia di Venaria, recently restored and reopened to the public. Return in the afternoon to your Hotel accommodation in Turin to get ready for a farewell dinner in an elegant restaurant of Turin to enjoy a traditional meal. Overnight stay at your Hotel accommodation.
Day 4: TURIN
After breakfast at hotel, Check-out, and end of our services.
PACKAGE START AT $946.00 INCLUDES:
- 3 nights accommodation in 4 Star Hotel in Turin or similar;
- Daily breakfast; - Farewell Dinner in a traditional restaurant of Turin;
- Half day walking guided tour of Turin historical center;
- 4 Days of Car Rental Class B (Fully Inclusive Coverage Included)
- Vat Taxes and service Charges.
- All Land & Air prices: Additional U.S. & Foreign Departure Taxes and Surcharges Fee(s) assessed by the Airlines.
- Hospitality city tax which varies by city and hotel category. If applicable it has to be paid locally to the hotel.
- Transportation, Entrance Fees to Monuments or Museums, Tips, Extras.
- Beverages during meals.
- All which is not mentioned under “PACKAGE INCLUDES”.
Fly and Drive independent tour package. Available all year around on request. Minimum number of participants: 2 people.
(*) Rate based on two adult persons sharing a double or twin bedded room with private bathroom. Single rooms are available at an additional supplement. Children’s, triple room rates and alternative accommodation arrangements are available upon request. (Additional and different charges may apply).