The Waldensian trail of faith


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Museums / Culture


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.
Unfortunately this is a tour that is not suitable for people with disabilities because it is necessary to hike (light) in the mountains of the Po Valley to reach the cave temple.

Maximum travelers: 2



English (fluent)

in a hired car with driver

The Waldensian Trail of Faith is a tour tracing the religious heritage of the faithful Waldensians from the Alps of Northern Italy to the settling of Valdese in 1893.
Peer into the cave where the Waldensians worshipped in secret. Gaze upon the mountainside to the ancient 'seminary' where they translated the first full Bible into French. See their homes and the community oven where they baked bread. Visit the school where children were educated.


This 6-hour tour includes:
1 hour drive from Torino to Torre Pellice.
Walk in the town of Torre Pellice and visit the Temple (no admission on any other day than Sunday).
Drive to Angrogna and visit the Church of the Cave, the Beckwith School and Chanforan memorial.
1-hour drive back to Torino.
Please take not that having 1024 characters at disposal to describe the tour, not every single place/site/trade that is included in the tour is stated in the itinerary.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At your hotel only if centrally located.

End location: Anywhere in Torino, centrally located.

Duration: 6 hours

The 6-hour tour includes transportation time (total of 2 hours)


We will drive in a hired car from Torino city center to the towns of Torre Pellice and Angrogna.
Walk and light hike to the Cave Temple.
Drive back to Torino in a hired car.

What’s Included

My services as a professional, knowledgeable local guide and maps.
Transportation from Torino to Val Pellice, drive to and back from listed Waldensian locations, drive back to Torino, highway tolls.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

14 Euro - Local payments include admission to the Waldensian Museum.
The above estimated local payment is for 2 people.

What’s Extra

Anything not listed in the "what's included" box.

A Recent Review of this tour

Had such an awesome time!!! Carol is an excellent guide, highly recommend her. She was so lovely, helpful and informative. It was such a highlight of my Italian visit, i didn't want it to end. Will remember her for ever!! :)
Sasha Landall

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