4 days in Province of Biella Itinerary

4 days in Province of Biella Itinerary

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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. You've added Centro Storico di Biella, Campanile del Duomo di Biella, Lungolago Stresa, and other attractions to your itinerary. The adventure continues: make a trip to Biella, Quartiere Del Piazzo, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario di Oropa, admire the natural beauty at Oasi WWF Giardino Botanico di Oropa, and get to know the fascinating history of Ricetto di Candelo.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Biella journey planner.

Verzuolo to Biella is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Biella

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Wildlife

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Province of Biella travel guide

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Historic Walking Areas · Churches · Bodies of Water
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. It is located about 80km northeast of Turin and about 80km west-northwest of Milan.It lies in the foothills of the Alps, in the Bo mountain range near Mt. Mucrone and Camino, an area rich in springs and lakes, the heart of the Biellese Alps irrigated by several mountain streams: the Elvo to the west of the town, the Oropa and the Cervo to the east. Nearby natural and notable tourist attractions include the Zegna Viewpoint, the Bielmonte Ski Resort, Burcina Natural Reserve, and the moors to the south of town. The Sanctuary of Oropa is a site of religious pilgrimages. In 2003, the Sacred Mountain of Oropa was inserted by UNESCO in the World Heritage List.Biella is an important wool processing and textile centre. There is a small airport in the nearby comune of Cerrione.HistoryOriginsThe first inhabitants of the area were Ligurians and Celts. This has been ascertained from archaeological finds: they lived near streams and lakes, at first as fishermen and hunters, and later, herders.

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