Avigliana is a medieval town in the low valley of Susa located about twenty kilometers west of Turin.
The commune is situated in a morenic amphitheater between the Pirchiriano Mountain, on which stands the Sacre of San Michele, and the Rivoli Hill, in the terminal part of the Val di Susa towards the plain in a multiple and complex territory known as the morainic amphitheater of Rivoli-Avigliana.
It is the most populated and economically important municipality in the entire Val di Susa. Its territory is part of the mountain community Valle Susa and Val Sangone.
Getting to Avigliana
Avigliana is served by the sfm 3 Torino – Susa – Bardonecchia railway, which carries bikes.
It has an exit on the Torino – Bardonecchia motorway (A32).
More info: http://www.turismoavigliana.it/
Eating and sleeping in Avigliana
Touring Club Italiano: http://www.touringclub.it/destinazioni/mangiare/Avigliana