With exquisite cuisine, stunning scenery and a burgeoning cultural scene, the northern Italian region of Piedmont is the world’s number-one region to visit in 2019, according to Lonely Planet’s annual travel rankings.
ARRIVAL DAY. TURIN
Individual transfer from airport to Turin city center. (Milan or Turin airport are suggested)
Our home base for 1 days accommodation. Check in, relax, meet your hosts and explore the city.
Our journey begins with a rendezvous in the charming City.
Visit to La Mole Antonelliana, Symbol of the city, we’’ll enjoy the view from the tallest building, home of the National Cinema Museum
Aperitivo in a historic cocktail bar of Torino, enjoy the view of the square from one of the most charming bar
Classic dinner in a old fashion restaurant and overnight in 4 stars hotel.
After breakfast transfer to Valle Maira, where we’ll have a stop for the classic “merenda sinoira” (farmers merenda) in a little goat cheese farm
Transfer to La Marmora and check in at our Relais Alpine
Time for leisure and sauna
Fine-traditional dinner in the cosy restaurant of the hotel and overnight
ROCCA LA MEJA
Trekking day around Rocca La Meja and its beautiful nature ,during the day we’ll stop to eat in a mountain refuge,we’ll meet an undiscovered and familiar cheese makers
Return and time for leisure
Dinner in a famous Slow Food Osteria
Short transfer to San Michele Prazzo and start a terrific trekking to Elva (3,5 h standard level),arriving to Elva, the most high Italian village. Visit to the 1355 A.C. church and to the unique little museum of hair gatherers.
Aperitif with a regional alpine digestive the Genepy.
Dinner and overnight
(during this day your luggage will be transfer with a sherpa bus)
Chief among the attractions it lists are the Langhe, an area of rolling, vine-covered hills where humans have been cultivating wine for so long that they’re protected by Unesco, the sumptuous royal residences built for the once-mighty House of Savoy, the string of ski villages that make up Piedmont’s so-called mountain ‘Milky Way’, and the region’s culinary specialities, from red wine to white truffles, hazelnut chocolate to top-notch beef.
After breakfast transfer to Barbaresco, the wine land and UNESCO territory. Lunch in the vineyards of a local producer. Winery and vineyards tour, discover the secret of Piedmontese famous red wine, cooking show at the winery surrounded by a wonderful wine landscape.
Transfer to the small village of Verduno, half day free in Verduno
(possibility to reach Bra ,slow food capital or stay at Castello enjoying its garden)
Dinner by your own
LANGHE CIRCULAR WALK
Tour around the classic Langhe
Discover great villages like Barolo, La Morra and Novello
Lunch in Monforte, possibility to visit the wine museum or have professional wine tasting
Dinner at your hotel
• all guided hikes
• Airport transfer
Weekend in Maira Valley
Remote location and yet to be explored wonders make it the perfect place to experience the true beauty of the Alps, with their traditions and endless paths.