9. Geneva: Luxury Torino Village Shopping Trip
A must-do day trip for all shopping lovers, this excursion from Geneva to Italy allows you to indulge in the very best of Italian Culture, fashion and food. The Torino Outlet Village has over 90 shops waiting to be explored by those who want to discover the very best international brands at discounted prices.
After taking a scenic trip leaving Geneva early and making your way through the Arve Valley and onto Chamonix, stunning Mont-Blanc will loom overhead as you approach the Mont-Blanc tunnel to take you from France into Italy. Arriving here you will travel through the scenic Aosta Valley, with its many wine terraces and castles. Moving south toward Turin the mountains will grow smaller as you arrive into the Torino Villiage for a day of indulgence.
The Torino Outlet is a stunning shopping village on the outskirts of Turin, Italy. Its many stores specialize in clothing, accessories and footwear, home wear, sports and personal care and with discounts of up to 70% all year round. Well-known brands such as Armani, Gucci, Ermenegildo Zegna, Michael Kors, Nike, Adidas and more are on offer. It is also worth remembering here that non-EU clients can also claim back VAT on their purchases, making the prices even more appealing.
With Italian Cuisine at your fingertips, visitors can take lunch in one of the many restaurants to choose from. A fantastic selection of relaxed cafes or gourmet Italian cuisine is available. You can immerse yourself in Italy for an afternoon of fresh pasta, hand-crafted delicacies, and carefully curated wines from the region.
Depending on how long you'd like to shop for, your driver/guide can then take your into Turin to do some sightseeing. With the Alps as the northern backdrop, this Italian city is bursting with stunning buildings. You can visit famous landmarks including Palazzo Reale (the "Royal Palace”) and La Reggia di Venaria, the Mole Antonelliana with Cinema Museum, and even the Juventus Stadium (time permitting). You day will then end with your journey back to Geneva with drop off at your hotel or accommodation.