8 days in Piedmont Itinerary

8 days in Piedmont Itinerary

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Start: Milan
Drive:  1 h
1
Stresa
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Alba
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Turin
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h
End: Milan

1
night
Stresa

Stresa ©
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. On the 1st (Mon), step off the mainland to explore Isola Bella, view the masterpieces at Palazzo Borromeo, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Madonna di Campagna. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at San Giulio Island, contemplate the long history of Piazza Motta, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Orta, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Palazzotto della Comunita, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Maggiore.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Stresa trip planner.

Milan to Stresa is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train. Traveling from Milan in June, expect a bit cooler with lows of 17°C in Stresa. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Alba.

Things to do in Stresa

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Orta San Giulio, Verbania, Isola Bella
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Lake Orta ©
Lake Orta
Palazzo Borromeo ©
Palazzo Borromeo
Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto ©
Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto

2
nights
Alba

Alba
Alba is a town and comune of Piedmont, Italy, in the province of Cuneo. On the 3rd (Wed), do a tasting at Cantina Mauro Sebaste, explore the historical opulence of Castello di Grinzane Cavour, thenlearn about winemaking at Cantina Francesco Borgogno, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello di Serralunga d'Alba. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Thu): make a trip to Centro Storico, admire the verdant scenery at Langhe landscapes UNESCO, and then do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Fratelli Aimasso.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Alba trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Stresa to Alba in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a train. In June in Alba, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Turin.

Things to do in Alba

Wineries Parks Nature

Side Trips

Azienda Agricola Fratelli Aimasso, Castello di Serralunga d'Alba, Castello di Grinzane Cavour, Cantina Francesco Borgogno
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Langhe landscapes UNESCO
Langhe landscapes UNESCO
Cantina Mauro Sebaste ©
Cantina Mauro Sebaste
Cantina Francesco Borgogno ©
Cantina Francesco Borgogno

4
nights
Turin

Turin ©
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.
Step out of Turin to go to Venaria Reale and see Reggia di Venaria Reale, which is approximately 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Museo Egizio, don't miss a visit to Piazza Castello, take in nature's colorful creations at Parco del Valentino, and examine the collection at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile.

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Drive from Alba to Turin in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Alba in June, you will find days in Turin are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are about the same (18°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Turin

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Reggia di Venaria Reale, Basilica of Superga
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Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio
Museo Nazionale del Cinema ©
Museo Nazionale del Cinema
Piazza San Carlo ©
Piazza San Carlo

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