Italy - Turin, Piedmont & Cinque Terre (PDF Chapter)
This is the Turin, Piedmont & Cinque Terre chapter from Lonely Planet’s Italy guidebook.
Northwestern Italy’s beauty is its diversity. Piedmont’s capital, Turin, is an elegant, easy city of baroque palaces, cutting-edge galleries and fittingly fabulous dining. Liguria’s is home to Italy’s Riviera, the fabled port city of Genoa and the beguiling villages of Cinque Terre.
- explore the largest collection of Egyptian history outside of Cairo in Museo the Egizio
- discover the art and architecture of Genoa’s once-great maritime empire at the Musei di Strada Nuova
- discuss terroir, tannins and tenacity with some of the world’s most revered winemakers in Barolo
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: The Italian Riviera, Genoa, Tigullio & Baia del Le-vante, Cinque Terre, Golfo dei Poeti, Riviera di Ponente, Piedmont, Turin, The Langhe & Mon-ferrato, Via Lattea, Cuneo, Limone Piemonte & the Maritime Alps, Varallo & the Valsesia, Valle d’Aosta, Aosta, Courmayeur, Parco Nazionale del Gran Paradiso, Valtournenche.
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