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From Turin: Sacra di San Michele Shuttle Bus

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From Turin: Sacra di San Michele Shuttle Bus


From US$ 30.27 per person

Take a comfortable Shuttle Bus from downtown Turin to the Sacra di San Michele, known worldwide for having inspired Umberto Eco’s "The Name of the Rose." It's one of the most beautiful sites in Piedmont, and should not be missed when on vacation in Turin.

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Duration 5 hours
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Italian, English


  • Discover an iconic symbol of Piedmont
  • Benefit from a private coach transfer from Turin
  • Visit the abbey that inspired Umberto Eco's "The Name of the Rose"
Full description
Famous worldwide as the inspiration for Umberto Eco’s bestselling novel "The Name of the Rose" (and for the film adaptation starring Sean Connery and Christian Slater), the Sacra di San Michele is regarded as one of the most important examples of Romanesque architecture in Europe, and is available to visit from Turin via shuttle bus. Depart Turin and journey to the Sacra di San Michele by private coach, and get ready to experience one of the most beautiful abbeys of the Italian Alps. The bus leaves from Torino Porta Susa and will take you to your destination. Here you can discover the history of the Abbey and admire the breathtaking panorama over the Alps and the valley. You can also choose between the shuttle bus alone, or the shuttle bus with access to the Abbey.
  • Shuttle bus
  • Guided tour
  • Entrance ticket

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Meeting point

Meet at the Piazza Solferino, in front of Alfieri Theatre.

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  • Please wear comfortable shoes
Customer reviews

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4.3 /5

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Very nice and interesting tour. What I don't understand is why the rest of the attendees had already paid for the visit to the Sacra and we were not given the option. The guide Manuela very good and, in addition, she did everything possible so that we understood the explanation in Italian perfectly.

March 14, 2022

The journey started in time and reached its destination within 45 minutes. The guide was extremely good and helpful. But charging 22 € for such a short trip (I chose the option shuttle bus only) felt too much. The Abby is definitely worth a visit. I am happy that I could visit this place.

July 25, 2022

Beautiful experience, avoid Sunday if possible.

August 30, 2021

Product ID: 260712