Every Sunday, from the 5th of June to the 26th of September, guided tours in the Old town of Avigliana are organized with an official guide, to discover the medieval past of the town.
Events Turin Alps
Events you can’t miss in the following localities: Alta Valle di Susa, Valle di Susa and Val Sangone, Valli di Lanzo, Valli del Canavese, Pinerolese
In September, guided tours are organized at the Natural Park of Avigliana on Sunday. A Naturalist Guide will show you through the various plant and animal species. Registration and meeting point: Avigliana Tourism Office, Corso Laghi 389, telephone +039 011 931 1873, mobile +39 3711 161 9930.
The Oulx Franca Fair dates of 1494, following the transit in the Susa Valley of the armies of Charles VIII, directed to the conquest of the kingdom of Naples. The ranks of King Charles, who camped in Oulx, requested forage and imposed enormous sacrifices on the population, as had already happened in 1453 when the troops of Renato d'Angiò passed. To compensate the community for the damage suffered, the sovereign allowed the town of Oulx to hold a fair free from taxes every year in the last days of summer starting... continue