By car or by bus
Highway A32 Turin-Bardonecchia direction Frejus exit for Avigliana Centro.
- From the Col de Montgenèvre towards Cesana, continue to Oulx where you may choose to take highway A32 (turin-Bardonecchia) to the exit for Avigliana Centro, or carry on along the SS24 at Montgenèvre to Avigliana in the direction of the lakes.
- From Frejus tunnel you may choose to take highway A32 (Bardonecchia-Turin) in Bardonecchia to the exit at Avigliana Centro, or carry on along the SS 24 at Montgenèvre to Avigliana in the direction of the lakes.
At the exit of the A32 Torino Bardonecchia highway, at the roundabout, follow signs for Giaveno – Sacra di San Michele and enter the tunnel. At the tunnel exit, at the roundabout, take the first exit and continue towards Laghi di Avigliana – Giaveno. At the third roundabout, take the second exit for Giaveno then follow signs for Sacra di San Michele. Park at Piazzale Croce Nera and continue by foot for 800 meters (about 10/15 minutes).
- For buses and vehicles with a width greater than 2 m, one way traffic is obligatory with ascent from Avigliana, and descent to Giaveno.
- For cars, that restriction also applies on Sundays and Public Holidays.
- The municipal parking at Piazzale Croce Nera is subject to charges for cars and buses. Bus fares: € 10/h. Car fare: € 1.50/h.
- For search on satellite navigation and Google Maps, type: SACRA DI SAN MICHELE ABBEY or click here.