Turin - Green and Blue
Tour between nature and city, appreciating the Po and the green spaces.
E01 Turin - Green and Blue
A new way to see the city of Turin ... often painted like a gray and industrial city, it will surprise you by showing its green and naturalistic side! You can observe the local flora and fauna by encountering squirrels and birds that chirp.
Path suitable for everyone and families with children.
From Movegreen, where you can rent e-bikes, the route runs along the cycle path that runs along the bank of the river Po. Along the way, there will be urban asphalt sections and dirt tracks, but it remains an easy and suitable route all.
From the shop you will proceed to the tree-lined avenue of Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, then turn right into the Parco del Valentino where you can admire the Valentino castle and the medieval village.
After this first km the route will wind along the banks of the river Po: after the park, you will cross the Isabella bridge and you will go on the opposite bank of the river, where we will find the bike path on the left side of the road.
Along the way, you can see the Cappuccini mountain and the churches of the Gran Madre di Dio and the Madonna del Pilone. Upon reaching the bridge of the Sassi fraction of Turin, the return journey along the Po Antonelli will begin.
A possible detour into the city center of about 3 km to observe the main squares, historic sites, and shopping streets.