Charm of the Savoy Residences and Shopping
RACCONIGI, MONDOVICINO OUTLET VILLAGE and royal vENARIA palace
1st day -saturday
Arrival by own means to Racconigi at the Agriturismo Chiabotto Fruttero BB. Transfer to the Royal Castle of Racconigi for a guided tour of what was once the seat of the Royal holiday residences of the Savoy Family. Entry to the Park, with the possibility of making a romantic visit aboard a horse drawn carriage. Lunch at a local restaurant.
Transfer by own means to Mondovì where you can shop at Mondovicino Outlet Village a world to be discovered, a village with more than 85 shops: top designer names, men’s, women’s and children’s fashion, sportswear, accessories and house furnishings at prices reduced from 30% to 70% and guaranteed directly by the producer. Free time available to use the shopping voucher worth 50.00 euro. Dinner at the discretion of individual participants.
Rich breakfast in holiday farm. Departure with own means for Venaria Reale. Visit to the Castle which was designed by order of the Duke Charles Emanuel II who intended to make it his hunting lodge in the hilly moorland of Turin. This residence was also the theatre of vanities. The “grand ballet” and the “ballet des dames” offered noblewomen and gentlemen the opportunity to put themselves on show with the “entrees” and the charming settings: in Venaria all the courtiers took part in the show, who were both spectators and protagonists of a recital of pleasure. At the end of the visit, lunch at a local restaurant.
At the end of the lunch you can visit the city of Venaria. Return journey expected during the late afternoon.
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