Turin Travel Guide

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Activities
Mole Antonelliana
Turin's landmark building, the Mole Antonelliana, is the tallest brick building in Europe. At 552 feet tall, it was once the tallest structure on earth. From the top, you can look down on the city and in the distance, the Alps.
  • Via Montebello, 20
  • Turin, Piedmont 10124 Italy

Mole Antonelliana

Turin's landmark building, the Mole Antonelliana, is the tallest brick building in Europe. At 552 feet tall, it was once the tallest structure on earth. From the top, you can look down on the city and in the distance, the Alps.
Via Montebello, 20 Turin, Piedmont, Italy
Shopping
Turin has nearly 11 miles of arcaded passageways with lovely porticos and grandiose archways, built so the wealthy could promenade and shop even in inclement weather. Via Roma is a main shopping thoroughfare with many fashion heavy hitters.
  • Via Roma
  • Turin, Piedmont 10121 Italy

Shopping

Turin has nearly 11 miles of arcaded passageways with lovely porticos and grandiose archways, built so the wealthy could promenade and shop even in inclement weather. Via Roma is a main shopping thoroughfare with many fashion heavy hitters.
Via Roma Turin, Piedmont, Italy
Museum of the Shroud
Turin is home to one of Christianity's most significant relics, the Shroud of Turin, believed to be Jesus' burial cloth. At the museum, you can see a replication of the shroud and negatives of the first pictures taken in 1898.
  • 28 Via San Domenico
  • Turin, Piedmont 10122 Italy

Museum of the Shroud

Turin is home to one of Christianity's most significant relics, the Shroud of Turin, believed to be Jesus' burial cloth. At the museum, you can see a replication of the shroud and negatives of the first pictures taken in 1898.
28 Via San Domenico Turin, Piedmont, Italy
Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist
At the cathedral, you can see the real Shroud of Turin, locked in a box behind bulletproof glass, sealed from light and oxygen. It was last on display in 2000 and there won't be another viewing until the year 2025 or by order of the pope.
  • Piazza San Giovanni
  • Turin, Piedmont 10122 Italy

Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist

At the cathedral, you can see the real Shroud of Turin, locked in a box behind bulletproof glass, sealed from light and oxygen. It was last on display in 2000 and there won't be another viewing until the year 2025 or by order of the pope.
Piazza San Giovanni Turin, Piedmont, Italy
Lingotto
Turin has completely reinvented one of its defining spaces, the Lingotto, where Fiat built their cars in the early 1900s. The Lingotto stopped producing cars in 1982 and the space now holds a mall under a retractable glass roof.
  • 262 Via Nizza
  • Turin, Piedmont 10126 Italy

Lingotto

Turin has completely reinvented one of its defining spaces, the Lingotto, where Fiat built their cars in the early 1900s. The Lingotto stopped producing cars in 1982 and the space now holds a mall under a retractable glass roof.
262 Via Nizza Turin, Piedmont, Italy
Egyptian Museum
Turin's collection of Egyptian artifacts is second only to Cairo's Egyptian Museum. Only 10% of its items are on display, including a temple built for Thutmose III in 1450 B.C., a gift from Egypt to Italy for their help building the Aswan Dam.
  • Via Accademia delle, Scienze 6
  • Turin, Piedmont 10123 Italy

Egyptian Museum

Turin's collection of Egyptian artifacts is second only to Cairo's Egyptian Museum. Only 10% of its items are on display, including a temple built for Thutmose III in 1450 B.C., a gift from Egypt to Italy for their help building the Aswan Dam.
Via Accademia delle, Scienze 6 Turin, Piedmont, Italy

Hotels
Meridien Lingotto
The Meridien Lingotto is a luxury hotel housed in the former Fiat factory. The hotel's rooms benefit from the building's original height, with floor-to-ceiling windows. They offer stylishly designed junior suites, deluxe rooms and standards.
  • Via Nizza 262
  • Turin, Piedmont 10126 Italy

Meridien Lingotto

The Meridien Lingotto is a luxury hotel housed in the former Fiat factory. The hotel's rooms benefit from the building's original height, with floor-to-ceiling windows. They offer stylishly designed junior suites, deluxe rooms and standards.
Via Nizza 262 Turin, Piedmont, Italy
Phone: +11 39-011-664-2000

Restaurants & Bars
Ceretto Barolo Winery/Truffles
The famed Ceretto Barolo Winery is about an hour outside of Turin in Alba, and the restaurant's delicacies are worth the trip. Many dishes incorporate the great white truffle and are best enjoyed with some local Barolo wine.
  • Loc. San Cassiano 34
  • Alba, Piedmont 12051 Italy

Ceretto Barolo Winery/Truffles

The famed Ceretto Barolo Winery is about an hour outside of Turin in Alba, and the restaurant's delicacies are worth the trip. Many dishes incorporate the great white truffle and are best enjoyed with some local Barolo wine.
Loc. San Cassiano 34 Alba, Piedmont, Italy
Phone: +11 39-0173-282-582

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