TURIN TOURS

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TURIN TOURS

Few years ago, we literally felt in love with the Alp-fringed city of Turin for its atmosphere, its understated elegance, the cafés, the incredible food culture and also for its events and a bubbling and inspiring contemporary art scene. More we get to know, more we love it.

To say it with the Lonely Planet “there’s a whiff of Paris in Turin’s elegant tree-lined boulevards and echoes of Vienna in its stately art nouveau cafes”, but its own personality and unique legacy is strongly uncontroversial.

Italy’s only true royal city and first capital of unified Kingdom, home of Italy’s car industry with FCA (FIAT), city of the first Italian cinema, Italian capital of Chocolate with its Gianduiotti, birth place of Vermouth and the Aperitif, it also gave birth to the Slow Food movement.

Not less important Turin hosts the world’s most important Egyptian museum outside Egypt and some of the world’s most valuable historic pieces and religious relics, among which the famous shroud of Turin, as well as Leonardo da Vinci’s self-portrait and his Codex on the Flight of Birds.

Turin is also loved and explored by esoteric searchers in the footsteps of the key to deciphering Nostradamus prophecies and the secret hideout of the Holy Grail.

Guided by our local insiders and bike tour guides, you will experience the top Turin tourist city attractions and sightseeing as the Castle and Mole Antonelliana, as well as its green lung the beautiful Valentino Park, and some hidden corners where our passionate guides will accept to tell you well-kept secrets.

  • City overview
  • Small group
  • Expert guide
  • Leisurely pace
  • Comfy bicycle
  • Under 16 yrs special price
  • Helmet and raincoat
  • Walking tour if heavily rains
  • Online booking
  • Immediate confirmation
  • 24hrs cancellation policy
  • Third party liability insurance

BIKE & TURIN HIGHLIGHTS
Discover Turin cycling

Start the tour in the area of Porta Nuova, near the main railway station, where you hop-on your bicycle to discover how the grandeur of Turin, Italy’s regal city per excellence, can be witnessed at each corner.

Enjoy the elegance of Piazza San Carlo with its traditional and historical cafés and get a preliminary introduction on the history, geography and own personality of Turin.

Then head to the Castle of the Savoy Royal family, before getting into the oldest part of the city with its roman ruins. From there ride smoothly and prepare yourself to admire the Mole Antonelliana, the tallest museum in the world and the real landmark of the city, the spectacular National Cinema Museum that traces the history of the 7th art from its early beginnings until today.

Then pedal and breath along the spacious riverfront of the Po, the biggest river of Italy, surrounded by hills, like Superga, and gorgeous buildings and enter the Valentino park, populated by birds and squirrels, where the Royal family used to spend their summertime. Take a break and have a playful visit to a faithful, picturesque reproduction of a medieval “contrade” here rebuilt.

On the way back along the river, you see the impressive Gran Madre di Dio, a church well-known for its connection with esoterism and the Legend of Holy Grail. As final stops you meet Palazzo Carignano Museo del Risorgimento where is the first parliament of Italy and the only old one conserved in Europe.

Finally, you ride along the Egyptian Museum, the most important Egyptian museum outside Egypt.

Don’t miss tips and directions by our local insiders to most interesting places to visit, where to eat a bagna càuda, where to sip an original bicerin, taste a delicious Gianduiotto and have an original aperitif.

Turin is an amazing historic, arty and foodie experience.

€ 40,00

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BIKE & TURIN HIGHLIGHTS
Discover Turin cycling

Start the tour in the area of Porta Nuova, near the main railway station, where you hop-on your bicycle to discover how the grandeur of Turin, Italy’s regal city per excellence, can be witnessed at each corner.

Enjoy the elegance of Piazza San Carlo with its traditional and historical cafés and get a preliminary introduction on the history, geography and own personality of Turin.

Then head to the Castle of the Savoy Royal family, before getting into the oldest part of the city with its roman ruins. From there ride smoothly and prepare yourself to admire the Mole Antonelliana, the tallest museum in the world and the real landmark of the city, the spectacular National Cinema Museum that traces the history of the 7th art from its early beginnings until today.

Then pedal and breath along the spacious riverfront of the Po, the biggest river of Italy, surrounded by hills, like Superga, and gorgeous buildings and enter the Valentino park, populated by birds and squirrels, where the Royal family used to spend their summertime. Take a break and have a playful visit to a faithful, picturesque reproduction of a medieval “contrade” here rebuilt.

On the way back along the river, you see the impressive Gran Madre di Dio, a church well-known for its connection with esoterism and the Legend of Holy Grail. As final stops you meet Palazzo Carignano Museo del Risorgimento where is the first parliament of Italy and the only old one conserved in Europe.

Finally, you ride along the Egyptian Museum, the most important Egyptian museum outside Egypt.

Don’t miss tips and directions by our local insiders to most interesting places to visit, where to eat a bagna càuda, where to sip an original bicerin, taste a delicious Gianduiotto and have an original aperitif.

Turin is an amazing historic, arty and foodie experience.

€ 40,00

BIKE & MARKET TOUR
Discover Turin cycling and tasting

Food is culture. Travelling is discovering other cultures by tasting, smelling, talking with locals and experiencing your destination with all your senses. That’s why we warmly welcomed a collaboration with Eataly.

Life is too short not to eat and drink well! Who can argue about it?

This is the motto of Eataly, that 12 years ago, on January 27th 2007, opened the first food and wine center in Torino Lingotto. Where there was the Carpano Vermouth factory, a place was born where to find high quality products at sustainable prices through the original format that foresees being able to buy, eat and learn. Cooking classes, guided tastings, meetings with great chefs and free education for children and the elderly create a correct perception of quality that makes the human being more satisfied and happy.

So in combination with your morning Turin Bike tour, you can now join an afternoon unique sensory experience: a real journey through the colors, smells and flavors of Piemonte’s and Italy’s specialties. 

Expert Eataly guides will accompany you on a taste-rich food and wine itinerary in each corner of the Food and Beverage Market, during which you will learn about the great variety of regional and Italian products and more about the philosophy, history and values of Eataly.

The Market tour will lead you through the departments and restaurants and there will be a tasting at each stop in a “eat-pray-love”, delicious aperitif mood: Bakery, Salami & Cheese, Laboratory of Mozzarella, Butchery, Fishmonger, Vermouth directly from the excellence of Carpano Vermouth factory.

Taste buds are informed and please check any diet at the door!

€ 70,00

BIKE & MARKET TOUR
Discover Turin cycling and tasting

Food is culture. Travelling is discovering other cultures by tasting, smelling, talking with locals and experiencing your destination with all your senses. That’s why we warmly welcomed a collaboration with Eataly.

Life is too short not to eat and drink well! Who can argue about it?

This is the motto of Eataly, that 12 years ago, on January 27th 2007, opened the first food and wine center in Torino Lingotto. Where there was the Carpano Vermouth factory, a place was born where to find high quality products at sustainable prices through the original format that foresees being able to buy, eat and learn. Cooking classes, guided tastings, meetings with great chefs and free education for children and the elderly create a correct perception of quality that makes the human being more satisfied and happy.

So in combination with your morning Turin Bike tour, you can now join an afternoon unique sensory experience: a real journey through the colors, smells and flavors of Piemonte’s and Italy’s specialties. 

Expert Eataly guides will accompany you on a taste-rich food and wine itinerary in each corner of the Food and Beverage Market, during which you will learn about the great variety of regional and Italian products and more about the philosophy, history and values of Eataly.

The Market tour will lead you through the departments and restaurants and there will be a tasting at each stop in a “eat-pray-love”, delicious aperitif mood: Bakery, Salami & Cheese, Laboratory of Mozzarella, Butchery, Fishmonger, Vermouth directly from the excellence of Carpano Vermouth factory.

Taste buds are informed and please check any diet at the door!

€ 70,00

MEETING POINT

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Via San Francesco da Paola 33, 10123 Turin, Italy

BODONI PARKING Piazza Giambattista Bodoni, 10123 Torino TO

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Train and Metro station: Porta Nuova Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, 58, 10121 Torino TO

MEETING POINT

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Via San Francesco da Paola 33, 10123 Turin, Italy

BODONI PARKING Piazza Giambattista Bodoni, 10123 Torino TO

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Train and Metro station: Porta Nuova Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, 58, 10121 Torino TO

WHAT OUR HAPPY CLIENTS SAY

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GREAT WAY TO SEE TURIN WITH FAMILY

We had an excellent guide in Francesco when we did this bike tour on April 1st 2019. We were one adult and two boys aged 12 and 13. The tour was conducted with style and good humour by Francesco and allowed good time at many stops around the centre and lots of interesting information about the history and development of Turin. It is an excellent way to be introduced to the centre and then plan to return to specific places to explore further. It was a lovely clear morning and the cycling was all very managable for children of this age. Close to the station and easy to leave things you dont need on the ride but want for the rest of the day. Great fun and educational.

LockhouseLeeds (07 April 2019)

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A SUPER ACTIVITY

We booked this late the night before and were met the next day by Giulia who gave us a great tour. She was educated in history and really knew Turin. Even the harder questions she had answers for. We went over most of Turin’s major sites and got all the history. Being on bike we did a lot more than walking. Bikes were well maintained and newer. A fabulous way to see Turin which is flat for biking and interesting.

135rolando (02 June 2018)

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BEST WAY TO SEE THE REAL TURIN!

This tour was the perfect way to see all the hidden gems of Turin and learn about the local culture, the history and the future of this city. Our guide, Marco, was amazing and answered all of our questions and knew everything about the city. The bikes are easy to ride for beginners and the city itself is very bike-friendly with bike lanes and big pedestrian areas to cycle in. Loved it!!

Hayleypotatochips (18 October 2017)

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