Tourists who are planning to use public transport have to purchase tickets in advance. You can buy them at special kiosks close to all stops of public transport. Heavy fines are charged for traveling without ticket.
There is an extremely mild climate in Turin; the warmest months of the year are July and August. Spring is rainy, so fans of excursions and outdoor recreation are recommended to plan a trip in other time of the year.
Travelers who expect to devote a lot of time to cultural activities and excursions should definitely buy a special tourist card. It is sold in tourist centers and some hotels. The card entitles you to significant discounts at various cultural events.
Going to a local restaurant it’s worth considering several important features. It is customary to start a meal with an appetizer; it can be Cisano or martini vermouth, in addition to the aperitif guests will be offered snacks or canapes.
It is customary to leave a tip for good service in restaurants and cafes; 10% of the bill would be sufficient. Even if a service charge is included in the total score, it is still necessary to leave a small monetary reward for a waiter.