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Italy Turin and Piedmont Escape

  • Off the beaten track
An often overlooked city and region of Italy; Turin and Piedmont boast incredible experiences, from truffle hunting and uncrowded walks to world-class wineries and hilltop spas. Get a taste of local history while sampling some of the finest produce, wine and cheese the region has to offer. This week-long trip idea has been imagined by our Local Agency, a local of Turi...

An often overlooked city and region of Italy; Turin and Piedmont boast incredible experiences, from truffle hunting and uncrowded walks to world-class wineries and hilltop spas. Get a taste of local history while sampling some of the finest produce, wine and cheese the region has to offer. This week-long trip idea has been imagined by our Local Agency, a local of Turin, who is excited to show you his hometown and surroundings!

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Tour itinerary includes
  • City
    City
  • Arts and crafts
    Arts and crafts
  • Countryside
    Countryside
  • Wine tasting
    Wine tasting
  • Walking and trekking
    Walking and trekking

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Benvenuti to Italia! 

City of fine arts, industries and café...

• Your escape begins in elegant Turin
• Transfer from the airport to your centrally located hotel
• Meet a local guide for a private walking tour of the wonders of the city

Visited:
Turin
Accommodation
Hôtel Genova (Turin)

Day 2: Turin Cinema Museum & Royal Palace

Private tour of one of the following...

Cinema Museum, one of the most important in Europe
• World famous Egyptian museum, holding the second richest Egyptian collection in the world
• Perhaps the sumptuous Royal Palace is more your style?

Visited:
Turin
Accommodation
Hôtel Genova (Turin)

Day 3: Venaria Reale Palace and Langhe hills

Guided tour of the Breath-taking Venaria Reale complex
• Drive through the rolling hills of Langhe, a UNESCO World Heritage region
• Spend the rest of the day relaxing at an exclusive agriturismo, a family-run, former country house converted into a top-quality guesthouse
• Enjoy a delicious buffet breakfast made with local produce each morning you spend at this accommodation

Visited:
Turin, , , Matera
Accommodation
San Giorgio Hotel (Matera)

Day 4: Truffle Hunt

• Meet a local trifualu (truffle hunter) who will lead you on a hunt for the famous delicacy 
• Indulge in a local produce and truffle tasting
• Spend the rest of the afternoon at your leisure

Visited:
Piedmont
Accommodation
San Giorgio Hotel (Matera)

Day 5: Barolo and Cheese Tasting

A day of indulgence ahead...

• Discover two precious Piedmont gems: Barolo wine and cheese
• Our hand picked local wine producer will open up the cellar and guide you through a tasting of the sensational red nectar 
• After a break for lunch and perhaps a nap, you’ll visit a local farm for a top notch cheese sampling

Visited:
Piedmont, Barolo
Accommodation
San Giorgio Hotel (Matera)

Day 6: Relax in a Spa Surrounded by Hills

Just melt...

• Enjoy a day of relaxation at a premium hilltop spa overlooking rolling hills and vineyards
• Amenities include: a swimming pool, hot tub, cold tub, sauna, Turkish bath, and a variety of places to let yourself melt a little

Visited:
Accommodation
San Giorgio Hotel (Matera)

Day 7: Piedmont Departure Day

Say goodbye to the hills of Piedmont!

• Your escape finishes today
• Transfer to Turin Airport for departure
• Trust us, all your friends are jealous

Visited:
Piedmont

Turin Matera Piedmont Barolo

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $2,170 / 7 days
Excluding international flights
2 pax
Price per person$2,170

Included in price:

  • Private car transfer to/from the airport and scheduled activities in itinerary
  • Activities/tours as specified in itinerary
  • Breakfasts and meals as specified [14 meals]
  • Accommodation as specified in itinerary
  • An emergency number you can call 24/7 in case of need
  • Daily city tax during your stay
  • Spa entrance
  • Truffle hunt!
  • Wine & cheese tasting

Not included in price:

  • Flights
  • Personal Insurance (covering medical assistance, repatriation, cancellation and damages to luggage)
  • Personal expenses
  • Meals not mentioned in the DAY-BY-DAY Itinerary
  • Visa and airport fees
  • Gratuities and tips (though not compulsory)
  • The assistance of a professional tour director following the group for the entire tour
  • Anything not specifically stated in the DAY-BY- DAY Itinerary

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