Visiting Turin and its surroundings

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Walking around Turin is one of the best experience to do once you arrive. It is easy to be caught by the facades of its monumental buildings or by the magnitude of its parks. Opera 35 is in the middle of everything you need : Via della Rocca opens to one of the largest squares in Italy, Piazza Vittorio Veneto, one of the favorite destinations of Torinese people because of the many places you can have a drink or a bite.

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From here, you can see the Mole standing over the roofs of the city. Hidden squares, churches, tree-lined courtyards, but also shops, wineries, theaters and restaurants. You have plenty of choice.

If museums intrigue you, you can take a few hours to enjoy the exceptional cultural heritage that Turin preserves. Which aspect of Turin do you want to explore ? There is the Gallery of Modern Art with its exhibitions always perfect in every detail, the Pinacoteca Agnelli and the Lingotto, if you want to see one of the symbolic buildings of the history of the 20th century in Turin, the Museum of Oriental Art for a visit to exotic lands and much other.

Walking in the footsteps of royalty that made this city great will soon be done with a walk under the arcades of Via Po, that will lead you to the suggestive Piazza Castello and its Palazzo Madama, the real heart of Turin.

From here you cannot miss a visit to the Duomo, the place where is housed the Shroud and its large chapel dedicated to the Savoys by the architect Guarino Guarini, accessible from the Palazzo Reale.

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From Piazza Castello endless possibilities for your walk unfold : in Piazza Carignano you can visit the homonymous palace, seat of the first Italian Parliament, or choose among many shows at the Teatro Carignano, called Bonbonniere of Turin.

At sunset, the austerity of the city turns into romance. We will be able to advise you on the best places and different events that fill the Turin evenings.

Did you know that Turin is sprinkled with esoteric symbols and secrets to be revealed ? Walking in the evening immersed in a bewitching atmosphere is what makes this city special.

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Wherever you turn your gaze, you will notice it : the Turin hill, with its paths and its climbs, is the green lung of the city. Even within the urban fabric, Turin hides huge parks.

From here you can easily reach the Valentino park on foot, but if you want to take advantage of this holiday to rest and regenerate, a few kilometres from the city beautiful lakes framed by the crests of the Alps await you, an essential destination for mountain lovers whether is a summer excursion or a winter skiing.

The villages of the Alta Valle di Susa, that extends up to 100 kilometers from Turin, will be able to offer you another aspect that can increase the quality of your stay in Turin.

EXPLORE TURIN AND ITS SURROUNDINGS: BOOK YOUR ROOM OR APARTMENT, PLAN YOUR VISITS AND EXCURSIONS AND, IF YOU WOULD LIKE SOME ADVICE, POP INTO THE RECEPTION WHERE WE ARE HAPPY TO HELP YOU .

 

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