October 19, 2015
Top Weekend : Discover three regions of Piedmont in three days
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Day 1, Friday – Turin and Asti.
Beginning of the tour with appointment at 12:00 at Palazzo Saluzzo Paesana in the center of Turin. Visit of this magnificent Baroque palace from the 18th century, followed by a welcome drink “Slow Food quality”. At 13:00,transfer short walk in the center pedestrian zone to get to the restaurant. Lunch in a Piedmont restaurant of excellent quality: tasting menu. Wines and beverages not included.
Guided tour in English of the historic center of Turin: Piazza Castello, Piazza Carignano, Palazzo Madama, and Royal Palace. Rise to the Mole Antonelliana to admire the city from above.
From 17:30, onward journey with your own car or by bus (on request) to your accommodation, a comfortable and nice hotel located 12 km from Asti. Installation in your rooms. Free time.
From 20:00, dinner at the hotel’s restaurant, one of the best restaurants in the region.
Day 2, Saturday – Asti and Langa.
Discover the city of Asti and walk free in the city center: the local market, its shops and charming terraces where you can enjoy a good “capuccino”.
From 11:30, visit a winery in Langa, you will be greeted by the owners Maria Grazia and Giorgio, a family passionate about wine. At the end of the tour, wine tasting accompanied by a country-style buffet with the owners. A beautiful moment of sharing.
After lunch, free and optional visit of the old little town of Barbaresco, the capital of the renowned namesakevineyard, and / or Neive, one of the most beautiful hilltop villages in Italy, candidate to UNESCO in 2011.
Dinner at Barbaresco same in a typical and excellent quality Piedmontese restaurant. Opportunity to tastemany wines by the glass.
Day 3, Sunday – Hills of Asti
Breakfast buffet and rooms release.
From 10:30am, guided tour to the natural truffles grounds, experiencing a real “truffle picking” along a scenic trail in the surrounding woods. Visit to the Trifulau’s house: picking items, furniture, images and memories of the past. Truffle tasting with local fine wines. Light lunch in a typical piedmontese restaurant near the trifulau’s house.
After lunch, trip back to Turin with your own car or by bus (on request).
Total amount of the stay
€ 3’060.00 based on 6 people and including:
– 2 nights in a double room in a comfortable hotel near Asti, breakfast included.
– 3 meals in three different restaurants in the area.
– The tours offered in the tender with lunches, buffet and wine tasting country.
– Travel arrangements and costs.
– The offsetting greenhouse gas emissions associated with trips.
Are not included in the offer:
– The cancellation insurance.
Making us confident, you will live an unforgettable stay without worrying about anything. Take care of your luggage, we take care of everything.
Our payment terms are as follow:
Half the amount to offer confirmation, the balance 30 days before departure.
Before your departure, you will receive details of the structures to be inserted in a GPS.
Feel free to contact us for advices about stays for more or less than 6 people, as for groups.
General information for our stays
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Our proposals are flexible and can be changed according to your wishes and the duration of your stay.
The proposed theme may suffer if changes are made outside of the weekend, generally from Friday morning to Sunday afternoon. Adjustments will be proposed according to your wishes, season and day of the week.
High season runs from September to the end of November. If you plan to be there at that time, we recommend to book your stay at least at the end of July.
The nearest airport is Torino Caselle, ICAO Code LIMF. Easyjet (easyjet.com) and Ryanair (ryanair.com) together fly from nine UK airports to Turin, where Carrentals.co.uk offers car hire from around £24 per day.
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