Turin, from the Roman Â« square town Â» of Augusta Taurinorum to the 16th century capital city of the Dukedom of Savoy, then capital of the Kingdom of Sardinia and, eventually, capital city of Italy. The development is clearly visible in the urban structure of the town and in its so called â€œCrown of Pleasuresâ€, the castles in the surroundings. The visitors will be impressed by Turinâ€™s spectacular baroque style, elegant and rich.
To finish with the tour, a coffee break in a â€¦ royal Café.
Meeting point: Piazza Castello, in front of Palazzo Madama.
Duration : 2 hrs.
Fees : 15 to 25 persons € 120 + € 2 per person extra 9 to 14 € 100 less than 9 contact the guide.
Written by Ursula Roest on 08/02/2015 Michele is a very passionate guide, who knows a lot about the history of Torino. He can explain this in different languages such as English, French and Italian.Since he is also a gourmand,he likes to give you some good advice about the food and drinks in Torino. We tried the delicious Al bicirine in one of the oldest pubs.