32 days in Piedmont Itinerary

32 days in Piedmont Itinerary

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Turin
— 9 nights
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Cuneo
— 6 nights
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Alba
— 6 nights
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Biella
— 5 nights
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Stresa
— 5 nights
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Turin

— 9 nights

City of Magic

A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Change things up with these side-trips from Turin: Palazzina di Caccia di Stupinigi (in Stupinigi), Parco Naturale del Monte San Giorgio (in Piossasco) and Zoom Torino (in Cumiana). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Museo Nazionale del Cinema, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Carlo, and walk around Parco del Valentino.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Turin trip itinerary maker.

Athens, Greece to Turin is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Athens in April; daily highs in Turin reach 17°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cuneo.

Things to do in Turin

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Cuneo

— 6 nights
Cuneo is a city and comune in Piedmont, Northern Italy, the capital of the province of Cuneo, the third largest of Italy’s provinces by area.It is located at 550 metres (1,804 ft) in the south-west of Piedmont, at the confluence of the rivers Stura and Gesso.Including all bordering municipalities Beinette, Borgo San Dalmazzo, Boves, Busca, Caraglio, Castelletto Stura, Centallo, Cervasca, Morozzo, Peveragno, Tarantasca and Vignolo the population is 123,301 inhabitants.It is near six important mountain passes: Colle della Maddalena at 1996mColle di Tenda at 1871m - Tunnel of Tenda at 1300m, 3km longColle del Melogno at 1027m Colle San Bernardo at 957m Colle di Nava at 934mColle di Cadibona at 459m. Venture out of the city with trips to Chianale Borgo della Valle Varaita (in Pontechianale), La casa della Meridiana (in Elva) and Museo degli Acciugai (in Celle di Macra). The adventure continues: learn about all things military at Memoriale Divisione Alpina Cuneense, look for all kinds of wild species at Centro Recupero Animali Selvatici, don't miss a visit to Centro storico, and get engrossed in the history at Complesso Museale "Cav. G. Avena".

For more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Cuneo road trip site.

Traveling by car from Turin to Cuneo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Cuneo can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Alba.

Things to do in Cuneo

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Alba

— 6 nights
Alba is a town and comune of Piedmont, Italy, in the province of Cuneo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Alba: Gipsoteca Giulio Monteverde (in Bistagno), Big Bench (in Paroldo) and La Bollente (in Acqui Terme). There's still lots to do: appreciate the views at Langhe landscapes UNESCO, explore the historical opulence of Castello di Serralunga d'Alba, learn about winemaking at Cantina Francesco Borgogno, and make a trip to Centro Storico.

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You can drive from Cuneo to Alba in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. April in Alba sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to drive to Biella.

Things to do in Alba

Wineries · Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Biella

— 5 nights
Biella is a town and comune in the northern Italian region of Piedmont, the capital of the province of the same name, with a population of 44 616. Explore Biella's surroundings by going to Nella Cioccolata (in Ivrea), Agriturismo Alpe Margosio (in Mosso) and Castello e Parco di Masino (in Caravino). There's much more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Il Rifugio degli Asinelli, admire the landmark architecture of Castello dei Fieschi di Zumaglia, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario di Oropa, and step into the grandiose world of Centovigne - Cantina del Castello di Castellengo.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Biella trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Alba to Biella takes 2 hours. April in Biella sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Stresa.

Things to do in Biella

Historic Sites · Parks · Spas · Shopping

Side Trips

Stresa

— 5 nights
Stresa is a town and comune of about 5,000 residents on the shores of Lake Maggiore in the province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola in the Piedmont region of northern Italy, about 90km northwest of Milan. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Stresa: Orta San Giulio (Palazzotto della Comunita, San Giulio Island, &more), Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara (in Borgomanero) and Lungolago Arona (in Arona). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Palazzo Borromeo, head off the coast to Sapori d'Italia, Lago Maggiore, admire the landmark architecture of Santuario della Madonna del Sasso, and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Stresa trip app.

Traveling by car from Biella to Stresa takes 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Stresa are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Stresa

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Piedmont travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Art Museums · Landmarks
Bordered by the Alps on three sides and often overlooked by casual tourists, the Piedmont region is famous for its wines, including Moscato D'Asti, Barolo, and Barbera, to name just a few. Piedmont's cuisine is renowned throughout Italy. Its exotic white truffles--a precious ingredient used in first-class restaurants around the world--are often compared to gold because of their staggering cost. An ideal holiday destination for foodies, the region is also known for its thriving industries of fresh produce, nuts, and chocolates. There are many places to visit in Piedmont, including several medieval castles, trendy spa resorts, and cities with both historical attractions and modern industries.