Discover two of Turin’s major highlights on this small-group tour. Begin with the splendors of the city’s historic center, including the Piazza Castello, the Galleria Subalpina, and more. Then, beat the crowds with skip-the-line access to the city’s Egyptian Museum, which is home to a staggeringly extensive collection of ancient artifacts. See the highlights of the collection, and learn more about the museum’s priceless treasures, from your guide.
Sightsee with a local guide in Turin, and discover the city’s charms on a 2-hour walking tour. With a small group of just 15 people, you’ll explore the Roman Quadrilateral and Piazza Castello on foot, and check out landmarks such as the food stalls of Porta Palazzo, the history-rich arcades of Via Po, and the Mole Antonelliana building.
Go behind the scenes of the UNESCO-listed Royal Palace in Turin with this guided tour. Explore the elegant apartments once home to the King of Italy and learn about this period of Italy’s history from a local guide. Hear stories about dances at the Royal Palace and the menus for glamorous official dinners while you wander between the many rooms of the palace.
Scout out Turin’s mysterious side on a 2.5-hour evening tour with a local guide. Home to an array of beguiling landmarks tucked away in clandestine corners, Turin has long been associated with magic and the occult. Hear all about it, and learn about the city’s black and white magic ‘souls’ as you explore by coach.
Turin’s Egyptian Museum has a vast collection of mummies, ancient treasures, and pharaonic antiquities, but with more than 30,000 pieces, just finding the highlights could take a full day. Explore the Egyptian Museum with a guide on a 2-hour tour to learn the stories behind the most important finds, and walk through 3,000 years of Egyptian history.
The Unusual Turin tour is the most complete combination of a very informative walking tour (4 hours) through the touristic and non-touristic spots of Turin (special buildings, unique cafes, hidden gems, places with traditions and intriguing stories, private residential courtyards, hidden churches and their treasures, even underground) + a stop in a very special cafe for a good coffee, rest and chat. - Why is there a "devil" in the Royal Church?- Where's "Mussolini's finger"?- Why are there 18 km of underground tunnels and arcades?- Have you have heard about Turin's tragedy?My style is ironical, informal, friendly and with an interactive point of view, for curious people who want to be amazed by the city: forget about the guides with the umbrella, their list of dates and big groups! Consider me like your LOCAL FRIEND, not a guide!I recommend this tour those want to understand the city with a local who knows many fascinating stories and unique places that you could not otherwise find.Do not just expect to walk and listen: get ready to chat, discuss the past, present and future of Turin, way beyond what's on the surface, in a journey backwards from 2020 to 15 BC!IMPORTANT✓✓✓ Please write to me BEFORE booking (in the Questions & Answers section or write to 00 39 33 94 60 48 85) since the tour can be in 4 different language and another day or hour could fit you better.
Turin’s Baroque buildings, lively piazzas, and tree-lined boulevards are best explored on foot, and this private 2-hour walking tour lets you see the city at your own pace. Admire landmarks such as San Lorenzo Church, Teatro Regio, and Palazzo Reale; browse the shops along Via Roma; and soak up the atmosphere in Piazza San Carlo.
Get to know the city through the eyes of a passionate local. With no set itinerary, you can customize the tour or leave it up to the local for an insightful introduction to the city. Make travel about the people you meet not just the places you see.
This is the best way to visit Turin if you want to walk around and learn about its history.The tour involves a private walking in the city center, starting from Piazza Castello, fulcrum from which the four most important streets of the city branch off home. Heart of the city in the past as in the present, Piazza Castello is home of the Royal Palace, Palazzo Madama, the Teatro Regio and San Lorenzo Church. The best place to introduce you to the city! Turin is famous for its squares, discover piazza san Carlo, Piazza Solferino and Piazza Carignano with your guide! Take a break and taste the warm Bicerin or the Pinguino, the local ice cream.Walking along Via Po', you'll reach the most important monument of Turin, the Mole Antonelliana; here is hosted the Museum of Cinema and by fast access tickets, you will skip the line to reach the top of Mole Antonelliana and admire the breath-taking view of Turin landscape!
The UNESCO–listed Palace of Venaria is a baroque masterpiece dating back to the 17th century, widely considered among Turin’s top attractions. On this tour, visit the house and gardens with skip-the-line entry, and gain insight into centuries of Italian royal history. Stroll through the hallways and gardens with your guide, admire original frescoes and fine sculptures, and learn of the customs and traditions prevalent in the 17th century Italian court.
Meet your guide at Piazza Carignano and then skip the long lines to enter Turin's Egyptian Museum. Pick-up from your hotel is possible if it is centrally located, but note that you will then walk to the museum.The Egyptian Museum in Turin is the most important of its kind in the world after the one in Cairo. Home to over 30,000 artifacts that narrate 5,000 years of Ancient Egyptian history, the collection includes art, religious relics and items from everyday life during the time of the great pharaohs.As a guided tour with a private guide, you can choose your preferred date and start time. Your guide will be waiting to take you on an exciting journey through the museum.
This tour is an evening walking tour through the touristic and non-touristic spots of Turin, including special cafes, places with traditions and curious facts, intriguing stories, even underground + one stop in a typical informal winery for a glass of wine and local snacks with me and other (possible) travellers. I recommend this tour who wants to discover the city at night with a LOCAL FRIEND who knows about the city in a convivial and friendly atmosphere (forget big groups) also exploring unique places that you could not otherwise find (like a scenic view or private courtyards, just to mention some).This tour is suitable for those who want/have to visit the city center in few hours but still want to enjoy the best spots/stories and are curious about the city, in a journey backwards from 2020 to 15 BC!You'll enjoy the night atmosphere (in Summer we'll have daylight longer) for your photos and eyes: night lights transform Turin into a magical city!Being a teacher of Italian for foreigners, you can practice your Italian and ask whatever you like about Italian culture/food. Consider me your local friend, not a guide!IMPORTANT✓✓✓ Please write to me BEFORE booking (in the section Questions & Answers or write to me to 00 39 33 94 60 48 85) since the tour can be in 4 different languages and another day or hour can fit you better.I also do other 5 tours, among which Evening tour with aperitivo, the Street Food tour, the Art Nouveau tour,
Turin is home to 36,000 Egyptian artifacts—second in volume only to Cairo’s Egyptian Museum. Get help navigating the sprawling, renowned collections during an expert-led, semi-private tour of the Turin Egyptian Museum, which includes admission tickets. See a real sphinx, marvel at thousands-year-old hieroglyphs, and listen to enriching background on the lives and practices of ancient Egyptians.
This tour is focused on the past and present beauty of Turin in terms of food, architecture, lifestyle for those who have just a couple of hours available but want to understand the charme of this (still) underrated city. The tour and the schedule are highly customizable, if possible. I can plan the itinerary according to your needs: - food (we can go to the best Turin's street food places, where you can buy our specialities, if you want) - architecture (we can visit the Baroque and Fascist district or the Medieval and Roman district with a special eye on details and best results- lifestyle (we can visit the market and some hidden gems around, the most beloved church and where Turin's people live, eat, spend their time.I recommend this tour those want to understand the city with a local who knows many fascinating stories and unique places that you could not otherwise find. Do not just expect to walk and listen: get ready to chat and discuss about Turin.My style is ironical, informal, friendly and with an interactive point of view: forget about the guides with the umbrella, their list of dates and big groups! Consider me like your LOCAL FRIEND, not a guide!✓✓✓ Please write to me BEFORE booking (in the section Q&A or writing to me to +39 33 94 60 48 85) since, depending on your time availability and language, maybe another day/hour would fit you better (the tour can be in 4 languages).
This is the ideal tour for first-time visitors to Turin. Get your bearings of the city, and find out lots of local tips by going on a guided small-group walking tour. No need to worry about navigating, as a guide leads the way and provides interesting commentary about the city’s history. The tour covers many top Turin highlights such as Piazza San Carlo, Porto Palatina, Porta Palazzo food market, and Via Po.
Luisa, born and always lived in Turin, will lead you to visit with completely new eyes and experience the beauties and savor the sweetnesses of the city. Licensed Professional Tour Guide, graduated with insights in History and Archaeology, History of Art, Degree in Restoration and Conservation of Cultural Heritage; will guide you to the most secret mysteries of the city that pulsates under your feet.
This tour is an extensive visit to more than 50 buildings in the two richest Art Nouveau districts, not far from the city center.The tour is designed for those who want to see the best Turin's Art Nouveau hidden gems (externally), since Turin is the Italian capital of Art Nouveau, in a dialogue where we will express our opinion, make comparisons and learn together.As I studied Art Nouveau also in Buenos Aires, I will also provide an international point of view about our local style.It will be an informal experience with your LOCAL FRIEND, also because we will stop to take a coffee (if you want, otherwise we will walk for the whole time), but you'll learn a lot about Turin, its districts and architecture peculiarities. Being a teacher of Italian for foreigners, you can practice your Italian and ask me whatever you like about Italian culture/lifestyle. I'll be happy to satisfy your curiosity!Since I'll also share with you my best tips to enjoy your stay, I recommend you to join me on the very first day, so you'll be able to avoid all tourist traps!IMPORTANT*** The visit can start between 9 and 10:30am, depending on the day (even in the afternoon): the schedule you see online is purely indicative.✓✓✓ Please write to me BEFORE booking (in the section Q&A or write to me to 0039 33 94 60 48 85) since, depending on your time availability and language, maybe another day/hour would fit you better (the tour can be in 4 languages).
Live the emotion of a timeless trip through flavors and fragrances of unique territories. Self-drive rental half day, from 9am to 1pm, or from 2pm to 6pm. Wonderful routes to be explored in the best way: on board classic cabriolet, with the wind in your hair, to fully enjoy every curve, every hill, without losing any detail.
Turin is considered Italy’s capital of chocolate, where you can taste world famous chocolate truffles and learn about their manufacture. Turin’s chocolate shops and patisseries date back to the 18th century and are precious establishments to the locals. You will get to visit these establishments thanks to the knowledge of a local, that will accompany in this flavourful journey! Meet your guide in Piazza Castello in front of Palazzo Madama. Start exploring the beauty of the city and then stop at the famous chocolate shop that invented the Gianduiotto, an exquisite treat!Your next stop will be “Al Bicerin” which invented a special beverage that takes the same name as the cafè, and is made with chocolate, milk and coffee. The last stop will be where the first ice-cream on a stick was invented, the “Pinguino”. If you are a chocolate lover don’t miss the opportunity to join this tour and share your love with other foodies!
Live the emotion of a timeless trip through flavors and fragrances of unique territories. Self-drive rental full day, from 9am to 6pm. Wonderful routes to be explored in the best way: on board classic cabriolet, with the wind in your hair, to fully enjoy every curve, every hill, without losing any detail.
Inside the MÚSES, a unique technology and sensory museum in Europe, you will be able to keep alive the tradition of officinal herbs in Piedmont and to go on a journey through the art and craft of perfume, the essences and the flavors of the country.In the South of Piedmont, in the small city of Savigliano, you will find a unique experience: 1 hours and half with a Maitre Parfumeur in an incredible museum!You can reach the MÚSES ACADEMY OF ESSENCES of Savigliano from Turin/Alba/Cuneo by train or by car. The train station of Savigliano is 20 minutes on foot from the museum
Personalized itinerary through the millennia of Egyptian culture and art, along the most important museum of Egyptian antiquities in the world after Cairo.The tomb of Kha and Merit, the most important intact find after that of Tutankhamun.Entire rock tomb from EgyptCollection of papyrus and sarcophagi, mummies and impressive monuments from the birth of civilization to the Ptolemaic period and the Roman conquest.Temporary and thematic exhibitions.
The tour is divided into two parts; the first concerns the historical beauty of the city, the most beautiful squares, churches, palaces and royal residences, panoramas, parks, this agreed with you first because it depends on your time and desire to walk; The second part (integrated in the first) the visit and description of about 10 local cafes and historical and modern chocolate shops in the city center, a journey to discover the Masters of Taste of Turin.I could list all the roads we travel, but I prefer to choose them with my guests according to their interests, I guarantee that you will not miss any of the most beautiful places in the city; It starts from Piazza Carlo Felice along Via Roma, Piazza San Carlo, Piazza Castello, the old historic center, Via Po, Piazza Vittorio.
In this tour we'll practice your Italian while walking in the city center and drinking a coffee in a historical Cafe. I recommend this PRIVATE tour those want to practice their Italian with a very experienced tutor and want to visit Turin too. We'll focus on conversation, but it will be also possible to do some exercises together and work on your mistakes, therefore our 2 hours will be very effective: it's you to decide how to set it.Moreover, we can discuss about Italian/Turinese culture, life style, travelling/moving to Italy.My style is informal, friendly. I'm very patient and like to put some humour in our conversations. Consider me like your LOCAL FRIEND, not a guide or tutor!✓✓✓ IMPORTANTPlease write to me BEFORE booking (in Q&A or write to 0039 33 94 60 48 85) since, depending on your (and my) time availability, we will set the best hours for both: THE SCHEDULE YOU SEE IS PURELY INDICATIVE.Possible schedule: 10:30-1, 6-8:30pm, after lunch/dinner.