Skip the line: Turin Royal Palace, Armoury and Shroud Chapel Small Group Tour

In the heart of Turin, in Piazza Castello, stands the Royal Palace of the city. Take the opportunity, skipping the line, to visit the first and most important residence of the Savoy royal family. It is a perfect ensemble of different styles and remains, as it was built at the time, the same decorations, furniture and architecture. Admire the many wonders of this palace and listen to all the historic details and information that a well-trained local guide will tell you. You will live the unique experience of visiting the Royal Armory and the Royal Library, both hosting rich and rare collections. Get lost in the beauty of the Royal Gardens with its flowers, the marvellous “Fontana dei Tritoni” and finally, visit the Duomo of Turin, the most important cathedral of the city that hosts the Holy Shroud, which is hold in a box to preserve it. This tour is waiting for you to get to know one of the most fascinating places in the city, not to be missed during your stay in Turin.

per adult from

$85

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Duration

2 hours

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  • What's included :
    • Skip-the-line tickets to the Royal Palace
    • professional guide
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Piazza Castello, 10123 Turin Italy

    Piazza Castello is the main square in the heart of Turin, always the historical and political center of the city, where both the Royal Palace and Palazzo Madama stand.

    Pass By: Palazzo Reale, Piazzetta Reale 1 Piazza Castello, 10122 Turin Italy

    The Royal Palace, with its elegant, finely Baroque facade and its unique combination of different styles, has been a UNESCO heritage site since 1997 and, in the past, was the prestigious center of power of the Savoy royal family.

    Pass By: Armeria Reale, Piazza Castello 191, 10122 Turin Italy

    The Royal Armory of Turin is one of the oldest collections of armour and weapons in the world. It occupies the Sala della Rotonda, the Galleria del Beaumont and the Medagliere of the Royal Palace and is composed not only of weapons and armour dating back to the Neolithic and medieval periods, but also many pieces from private collections of the Savoy family.

    Pass By: Biblioteca Reale di Torino, Piazza Castello 191, 10122 Turin Italy

    The Royal Library was established by King Carlo Alberto di Savoia-Carignano and mainly collects works from the history of the Savoy states and historical sciences. Here are preserved precious medieval illuminated manuscripts, elegant pilot books, and the famous self-portrait of Leonardo Da Vinci, which is not always exposed.

    Pass By: Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone, Piazza San Giovanni, 10122 Turin Italy

    Turin Cathedral is the Catholic symbol and the only religious building in the Renaissance style of the city. On the internal facade of the entrance, there is one of the best authentic copies of Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper, while on the right there are the Mausoleum of Giovanna d’Orlier and some finds dating back to the medieval trousseau of the cathedral. This cathedral hosts the Holy Shroud, the linen sheet with which the body of Jesus was wrapped in the sepulcher.

  • Departure Point :
    Royal Palace of Turin, Piazzetta Reale, 1, 10122 Torino TO, Italy
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Skip the Line Tours

Activity ID: V-107284P14

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