Walking Piedmont & the Barolo Wine Region
Get those legs moving across the ridiculously scenic Italian region of Piedmont on this five-day hiking adventure. Starting and ending in Turin, conquer the Alps as you make your way through vineyards, local villages, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and (*pause for dramatic effect*) the hometown of Nutella.
Valid for sale from 6 Sep’21
Valid for sale until 1 Oct’21
Selected departures between 22 May’22 and 2 Oct’22
Selected departures between 22 May and 2 Oct’22 – Save 10%:
from R 15,085. Was R 16,759
- Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
- Turin Orientation Walk
- Hiking the Monferrato Hills
- Winery Cellar Tour and Lunch
- Hiking La Morra and the Barolo Region
- Alba Town Visit
- Hotels (4 nts).
- 4 breakfasts, 1 lunch
- Allow USD175-230 for meals not included.
- Train, private vehicle, walking.
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CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout.
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For select departure dates: Must be booked between September 6 and October 1, 2021 at 23:59 EST for travel departing by October 31, 2022. Valid only when applied to new bookings and bookings made using a Suspension Travel Credit issued as a result of a tour suspension due to COVID-19. Must quote promo code G22GAV015ACT01 at time of booking. Bookings must be made by calling G Adventures, through G Adventures’ travel agent booking system, or as otherwise indicated by G Adventures. Cannot be combined with any other offers, promotions or discounts and is subject to availability and airline booking guidelines. Cannot be combined with any other offers, promotions or discounts and is subject to availability. G Adventures reserves the right to withdraw this offer from sale at any time without prior notice. Any refunds made with respect to products booked under this promotion shall be issued at the discounted rate. G Adventures reserves the right to cancel any booking due to unauthorized, altered, ineligible, or fraudulent use of discount. G Adventures is not responsible for technical or system errors that may interfere with or otherwise prohibit the use of the promotion. All G Adventures’ tours are subject to G Adventures' full booking conditions, found here: www.gadventures.com/terms-conditions-policies/
Day 1 | Turin
Arrive at any time. Tonight, meet your CEO and fellow travellers at the welcome meeting, then opt to head out for dinner with the group.
Your Welcome Moment Meet Your CEO and Group
Day 2 | Turin/Alice Bel Colle
Take a CEO-led orientation walk of Turin's elegant city centre and try to spot Italy's most iconic car, the Fiat, in its hometown. Enjoy free time to explore the city's baroque piazzas, porticos and cafes. This afternoon, take a train to Asti then continue to the village of Alice Bel Colle, our charming base in the Piedmont region.
Day 3 | Alice Bel Colle
Discover the villages, country roads and gently rolling hills of the Monferrato, recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site for its unique vineyard landscape. Hike the Monferrato Hills and take in the spectacular scenery. Stop by a winery for a tour of their cellar and enjoy a delicious lunch paired with the region's best-known wines.
Breakfast | Lunch
Day 4 | Alice Bel Colle
Travel to the Barolo region, where viticulture is a way of life and locals still produce one of Italy's most famous wines in much the same way they have for centuries. From the hilltop village of La Morra, hike along quaint country paths to Barolo. Continue to Alba and stroll through the Piedmont's unofficial culinary capital — truffles are a local treat you shouldn't miss!
Day 5 | Alice Bel Colle/Turin
Head back to Turin via Asti. This tour ends on arrival at the Turin train station at approximately 11:30am.