Self-guided Sightseeing Tour #5 in Turin, Italy


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 20 sights
Distance 7.2 km
Ascend 105 m
Descend 137 m

Experience Turin in Italy in a whole new way with our self-guided sightseeing tour. This site not only offers you practical information and insider tips, but also a rich variety of activities and sights you shouldn't miss. Whether you love art and culture, want to explore historical sites or simply want to experience the vibrant atmosphere of a lively city - you'll find everything you need for your personal adventure here.

Activities in TurinIndividual Sights in Turin

Sight 1: Chiesa di Gesù Nazareno

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The Church of Jesus of Nazareth, Turin is a Catholic church in the Cit Turin district of central Turin, Piedmont, Italy, designed by Giovanni and Bartolomeo Gallo and built between 1904 and 1929 on the Piazza Benefica.

Wikipedia: Church of Jesus of Nazareth, Turin (EN)

730 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 2: Museo Pietro Micca

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Museo Pietro Micca

The Pietro Micca Civic Museum and the Siege of Turin of 1706 is a museum in Turin, Italy.

Wikipedia: Museo Pietro Micca (IT), Website

769 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 3: Museo Diffuso della Resistenza, della Deportazione, della Guerra, dei Diritti e della Libertà

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The Widespread Museum of Resistance, Deportation, War, Rights and Freedom consists of an interpretation centre, which is located in the Juvarra palace of the "Military Quarters", in Turin, and a network of places distributed throughout the urban area.

Wikipedia: Museo diffuso della Resistenza, della deportazione, della guerra, dei diritti e della libertà (IT), Website

257 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 4: Chiesa della Madonna del Carmine

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The church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel is a Catholic place of worship located in the central area of Turin, at the corner of Via del Carmine and Via Bligny. Designed by Filippo Juvarra, it was built between 1732 and 1736.

Wikipedia: Chiesa della Madonna del Carmine (Torino) (IT)

164 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 5: Chiesa del Santo Sudario

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The Church of the Holy Shroud is a place of Catholic worship in Turin, located at the intersection of Via Piave and Via San Domenico, in the area of the Military Quarters of the eighteenth-century city. It was built between 1734 and 1764.

Wikipedia: Chiesa del Santo Sudario (IT)

17 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 6: Museum of the Shroud

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The Museum of the Shroud, founded in 1936 by the Confraternity of the Holy Shroud, is located in Turin. It exhibits artifacts, documents, images relating to the history of the Sacred Linen, as well as good documentation relating to the scientific research carried out on it. Also on display is an image of the shroud in the form of a hologram, which makes evident its particular three-dimensional structure, discovered by Jackson and Jumper in 1978 and independently confirmed, with different techniques, by Giovanni Tamburelli from Turin in the same year.

Wikipedia: Museo della Sindone (IT), Website

270 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 7: Santuario della Consolata

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The Santuario della Madonna Consolata is a Catholic minor basilica and Marian shrine in central Turin, Piedmont, Italy. Located on the intersection of Via Consolata and Via Carlo Ignazio Giulio, the shrine is dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary under the title of Our Lady of Consolation.

Wikipedia: Santuario della Consolata (EN)

291 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 8: Palazzo Falletti di Barolo

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Palazzo Barolo is a patrician residence in Turin, Italy. It is the seat of the Opera Barolo which, according to the will of the Marchesa Giulia, has the task of continuing the activities of human promotion and social service that Giulia and her husband Tancredi had started.

Wikipedia: Palazzo Barolo (IT)

103 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 9: Chiesa di San Dalmazzo

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Chiesa di San Dalmazzo

San Dalmazzo is a Roman Catholic church on via Garibaldi, in central Turin, region of Piedmont, Italy. It is dedicated to Saint Dalmatius of Pavia.

Wikipedia: San Dalmazzo, Turin (EN)

290 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 10: Chiesa di Sant'Agostino

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The Church of Saint Augustine is a Roman Catholic place of worship located in the city of Turin, Italy.

Wikipedia: Sant'Agostino, Turin (EN)

132 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 11: MAO Museo di Arte Orientale

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The Museum of Oriental Art is a museum located in a 17th-century palazzo in the city of Turin, Italy.

Wikipedia: Museum of Oriental Art (Turin) (EN), Website

175 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 12: Chiesa di San Domenico

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Chiesa di San Domenico

The Church and Convent of Saint Dominic is a Roman Catholic church located in the city of Turin, Italy. Throughout its history it has served as a church, as inquisition tribunal, and as a masonic lodge.

Wikipedia: San Domenico, Turin (EN)

75 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 13: Basilica Mauriziana

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The basilica of Saints Maurice and Lazzarus, is a church and minor basilica in Turin, Italy.

Wikipedia: Basilica of Saints Maurice and Lazarus (EN)

93 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 14: Galleria Umberto I

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The Galleria Umberto I is one of the current three historic shopping malls in Turin. It cuts through the Santa Croce block, in the Roman Quadrilateral of the Center. It connects Piazza della Repubblica and Via della Basilica. Formerly the site of Turin's first hospital, it was the largest shopping mall in the city.

Wikipedia: Galleria Umberto I (Torino) (IT)

586 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 15: Cathedral of St John the Baptist

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Turin Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Turin, northern Italy. Dedicated to Saint John the Baptist. It is the seat of the Archbishops of Turin.

Wikipedia: Turin Cathedral (EN), Website

379 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 16: Teatro Romano

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The Roman Theatre of Turin is part of the Roman remains of the ancient Augusta Taurinorum, included in the area of the Archaeological Park of Via XX Settembre. Dating back to 13 B.C., it was active until the third century and represents the only infrastructure of the Roman city (Quadrilatero) to have left conspicuous evidence of the three successive construction phases. Its rediscovery in the modern age took place in 1899, during the demolition of some wings of the Royal Palace.

Wikipedia: Teatro romano di Torino (IT)

220 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 17: Porte Palatine

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Porte Palatine

The Palatine Gate is a Roman Age city gate located in Turin, Italy. The gate provided access through the city walls of Julia Augusta Taurinorum from the North side and, as a result, it constituted the Porta Principalis Dextra of the old town.

Wikipedia: Porta Palatina (EN)

1136 meters / 14 minutes

Sight 18: Basilica di Maria Ausiliatrice

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The Basilica of Our Lady Help of Christians is a Pontifical church and Marian shrine in Turin, Italy. The building was originally part of the safehouse for poor boys cared for by Don Bosco, it now contains the remains of Bosco, and six thousand numbered relics of other Catholic saints.

Wikipedia: Basilica of Our Lady Help of Christians, Turin (EN)

1039 meters / 12 minutes

Sight 19: Chiesa di San Gioacchino

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Chiesa di San Gioacchino

The church of San Gioacchino is a Catholic building in Turin in front of the former Ciriè-Lanzo railway station, in Corso Giulio Cesare, in the Porta Palazzo sub-district on the border with Borgo Dora.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di San Gioacchino (Torino) (IT)

496 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 20: Museo Lavazza

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Museo Lavazza

The Lavazza Museum is one of the newest museums in Turin. Located in the Aurora district, it is located in the Nuvola Lavazza complex, the new headquarters of the coffee manufacturer of the same name and covers about 1200 square meters.

Wikipedia: Museo Lavazza (IT)


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