Time requested: 1 day
Thru this itinerary we will discover the north-east area of Piedmont: The Canavese. Driving aboard our vintage car we will cross through nature reserves, castles that testify the magnificence of Savoy, we will see, the unique, Morainic amphitheater of Ivrea that will take us to a small, elegant lake with glacial origin.
The tour starts while we drive our classic car along some villages of the low Canavese and thru the Nature Reserve of Vauda, from where we will arrive to a small and typical village named Rivarolo Canavese, famous for its XVII century marvelous arcades.
We continue driving our vintage spider car thru the large countryside to arrive to the beautiful and elegant Ducal castle of Agliè, one of the most famous of Piedmont, property of 'UNESCO, loved by movie directors and writers and lately set of the TV drama "Elisa di Rivombrosa".
Leaving behind the castle and the picturesque medieval village of Agliè, we will drive our vintage car on soft hills getting to the majestic Morainic Eporediese amphitheater.
Before arriving in Ivrea, star city of Canavese, we should dedicate a few minutes to visit the marvelous Castle of Pavone. We cannot miss the walk through the Ivrea center, breathing the medieval atmosphere of the city.
We continue our tour aboard out spider car on direction of Viverone, reaching the lake, where we can take a pleasant walk and then enjoy lunch choosing one of the many typical restaurants.
With body and mind refreshed we get again on the road driving through Alice Castello and Borgo D'Ale for reaching the Masino Castle which is the heritage of the FAI. From here we have the view of the enchanting Canavese valley. Don’t forget to make a break to the small and peaceful Lake Candia with his charming atmosphere; and then direct us to Caluso, home of famous and fine wines like Erbaluce and Passito.
We still have just a few kilometers before we reach the last location of the tour, and this gives us the opportunity to remind all the gorgeous places we visited today, and maybe plan the next tour.
Available classic cars for this tour:
- Fiat 500 R - 1975
- Triumph Spitfire MK IV - 1978
- VW Maggiolone Cabriolet - white - 1979
- VW Maggiolone Cabriolet - black - 1977
- MG A Roadster - 1962
- Piaggio Ape Calessino
Slow Drive office
- Turin (TO)