19 days in Piedmont Itinerary

19 days in Piedmont Itinerary

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Stresa
— 4 nights
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Formazza
— 2 nights
Drive
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Biella
— 4 nights
Drive
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Ceresole Reale
— 3 nights
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Turin
— 5 nights
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Stresa

— 4 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. Attractions like L'Arcobaleno Area Giochi and Safari Park make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Stresa: Parco Naturale Alpe Veglia Alpe Devero (in Baceno), Orta San Giulio (Piazza Motta, Lake Orta, &more) and Gozzano (Basilica Di San Giuliano & Chiesa di Santa Maria di Luzzara). And it doesn't end there: view the masterpieces at Palazzo Borromeo, stroll through Riserva Naturale Speciale di Fondotoce, pause for some photo ops at Statue of San Carlone, and explore the world behind art at Museo del Paesaggio.

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Oslo, Norway to Stresa is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Oslo in July: high temperatures in Stresa hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Formazza.

Things to do in Stresa

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 4 — 8:

Formazza

— 2 nights
Formazza is a comune in the Province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 160km northeast of Turin and about 50km north of Verbania, on the border with Switzerland. On the 9th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Lago del Toggia, then make a trip to Riale, then explore the activities along Lago di Morasco, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Cascata del Toce. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Lago del Vannino, then admire the engineering at Lago dei Sabbioni, and then take in the awesome beauty at Alpe Bettelmatt.

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Getting from Stresa to Formazza by car takes about 1.5 hours. When traveling from Stresa in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Formazza: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Biella.

Things to do in Formazza

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 10:

Biella

— 4 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. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Il Rifugio degli Asinelli and Lago di Viverone. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Biella: Chiesa dei Ss. Pietro e Giorgio (in Rosazza), Alagna Valsesia (Parco dell'Alta Valsesia & Museo Etnografico Walser) and Ondaland (in Vicolungo). The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Bungee Center Veglio, admire the verdant scenery at Valchiusella, contemplate the waterfront views at Lago del Mucrone, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario di Oropa.

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Getting from Formazza to Biella by car takes about 2.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Formazza in July, with highs in Biella at 34°C and lows at 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Ceresole Reale.

Things to do in Biella

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 10 — 14:

Ceresole Reale

— 3 nights
Ceresole Reale is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50km northwest of Turin in the Orco Valley, on the border with France.Ceresole Reale borders the following municipalities: Bonneval-sur-Arc (France), Groscavallo, Noasca, Rhêmes-Notre-Dame, Val-d'Isère (France), and Valsavarenche. Venture out of the city with trips to Formaggeria Alpi Graie (in Cantoira) and Lago di Malciaussia (in Usseglio). Spend the 16th (Fri) exploring nature at Gran Paradiso National Park. It doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Colle del Nivolet and contemplate the waterfront views at Laghetti di Bellagarda.

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Traveling by car from Biella to Ceresole Reale takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Turin.

Things to do in Ceresole Reale

Nature · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 14 — 17:

Turin

— 5 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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Museo Egizio and Museo Nazionale del Cinema. Venture out of the city with trips to Parco Naturale del Monte San Giorgio (in Piossasco), Zoom Torino (in Cumiana) and Pista Ciclabile Airasca - Moretta (in Airasca). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile, admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Reale, walk around Parco del Valentino, and take an in-depth tour of Museum of the Risorgimento.

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You can drive from Ceresole Reale to Turin in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Turin can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Turin

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 17 — 22:

Piedmont travel guide

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History Museums · Specialty 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.