Turin: Guided Sightseeing Walking Tour

USD 78



Unravel the charms of Turin on a captivating guided tour, delving into the rich tapestry of this majestic city's past. Join us on a fascinating journey as we unearth the hidden gems and iconic landmarks that punctuate Turin's storied heritage. Our expert guides will escort you through the historic Piazza Carignano, the resplendent San Giovanni Battista Cathedral, and the ancient Porta Palatina, ensuring an unforgettable experience in this treasure trove of Italian history.

Embark on a captivating journey through Turin's historic heart, starting at the picturesque Piazza San Carlo, affectionately known as the city's 'living room'. As you soak up the elegant atmosphere, your knowledgeable guide will regale you with tales of the piazza's rich history, dating back to 1619. Be sure to admire the stunning architecture of the surrounding buildings, a testament to the city's refined taste. Next, make your way through the bustling Port Palazzo Market, en route to the awe-inspiring Porta Palatina, one of the world's best-preserved Roman gateways from the 1st century BC. The grandeur continues at the imposing San Giovanni Battista Cathedral, the main Catholic place of worship in Turin. This Renaissance-style masterpiece, built in the 15th century, is a must-see for any visitor. Your journey then takes you to the majestic Piazza Castello, the true heart of Turin. Here, you'll be struck by the dazzling beauty of the Palazzo Madama and the regal Palazzo Reale. Your guide will lead you to the historic Piazza Carignano, a Square steeped in history and significance. Learn about the fascinating story of Vincenzo Gioberti, honored by a striking monument, and discover the square's Savoy-era heritage. Finally, your tour concludes at the iconic Mole Antonelliana, an unmistakable Turin landmark. This 167-meter-tall tower, originally built in 1863 as a synagogue, now houses the remarkable collections of the National Cinema Museum. Let the fascinating stories and stunning sights of Turin leave you enchanted.