15 days in Piedmont Itinerary

15 days in Piedmont Itinerary

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Make it your trip
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Turin
— 4 nights
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Ceresole Reale
— 2 nights
Drive
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Fenestrelle
— 2 nights
Drive
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Alagna Valsesia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Stresa
— 4 nights
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Turin

— 4 nights

City of Magic

A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Bring the kids along to Museo Egizio and Zoom Torino. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turin: Pista Ciclabile Airasca - Moretta (in Airasca), La Fabbrica dei Suoni (in Venasca) and Chiesa di Santa Maria della Pieve (in Cuneo). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Museo Nazionale del Cinema, steep yourself in history at Sacra di San Michele, make a trip to Piazza Castello, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Turin trip itinerary builder tool.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Turin is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Amsterdam in August since evenings lows in Turin dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to drive to Ceresole Reale.

Things to do in Turin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Ceresole Reale

— 2 nights
Ceresole Reale is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50km northwest of Turin in the Orco Valley, on the border with France.Ceresole Reale borders the following municipalities: Bonneval-sur-Arc (France), Groscavallo, Noasca, Rhêmes-Notre-Dame, Val-d'Isère (France), and Valsavarenche. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Laghetti di Bellagarda, take in the awesome beauty at Colle del Nivolet, then explore the activities along Lago Serru, and finally hike along Percorso Escursionable Balme. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Formaggeria Alpi Graie, contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Dres, and then explore the activities along Giro Lago.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ceresole Reale trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Turin to Ceresole Reale in 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Fenestrelle.

Things to do in Ceresole Reale

Parks · Nature · Trails · Shopping

Side Trips

Fenestrelle

— 2 nights
Fenestrelle is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50km west of Turin.It is the location of the Fenestrelle Fort, an alpine fortification which guarded the route between the Kingdom of France and the Duchy of Savoy. On the 9th (Mon), go deep underground at Ecomuseo delle Miniere e della Val Germanasca, make a trip to I Murales, and then deepen your knowledge of military history at Forte di Fenestrelle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Santuario della Madonna di Lourdes, admire the sheer force of Loja Scura, and then walk around Area Sosta Camper.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Fenestrelle online itinerary planner.

Getting from Ceresole Reale to Fenestrelle by car takes about 2.5 hours. August in Fenestrelle sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Alagna Valsesia.

Things to do in Fenestrelle

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Alagna Valsesia

— 2 nights
Alagna Valsesia is a comune and small village high in the Valsesia alpine valley in the province of Vercelli, Piedmont, Italy, a UNESCO World heritage site since 2013. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Sacro Monte, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie, and then get in on the family fun at Alpe Campo Rimasco. On the next day, get in on the family fun at Bungee Center Veglio, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Il Rifugio degli Asinelli, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario di Oropa.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Alagna Valsesia day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Fenestrelle to Alagna Valsesia takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Fenestrelle in August, you will find days in Alagna Valsesia are a bit warmer (33°C), and nights are about the same (20°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to drive to Stresa.

Things to do in Alagna Valsesia

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trips

Stresa

— 4 nights
Stresa is a town and comune of about 5,000 residents on the shores of Lake Maggiore in the province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola in the Piedmont region of northern Italy, about 90km northwest of Milan. Kids will appreciate attractions like L'Arcobaleno Area Giochi and Park Pallavicino. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Stresa: Lago dei Sabbioni (in Formazza), Baceno (Parco Naturale Alpe Veglia Alpe Devero & Gli Orridi di Uriezzo) and Orta San Giulio (San Giulio Island & Lake Orta). There's lots more to do: explore the galleries of Palazzo Borromeo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Donato, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto, and stop by Azienda Agricola Fratelli Facchi.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Stresa visit planner.

You can drive from Alagna Valsesia to Stresa in 2 hours. August in Stresa sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Stresa

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Piedmont travel guide

4.3
History Museums · Specialty Museums · Landmarks
Bordered by the Alps on three sides and often overlooked by casual tourists, the Piedmont region is famous for its wines, including Moscato D'Asti, Barolo, and Barbera, to name just a few. Piedmont's cuisine is renowned throughout Italy. Its exotic white truffles--a precious ingredient used in first-class restaurants around the world--are often compared to gold because of their staggering cost. An ideal holiday destination for foodies, the region is also known for its thriving industries of fresh produce, nuts, and chocolates. There are many places to visit in Piedmont, including several medieval castles, trendy spa resorts, and cities with both historical attractions and modern industries.