9 days in Piedmont Itinerary

9 days in Piedmont Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Piedmont visit planner

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Pradleves
— 1 day
Drive
2
Cortemilia
— 1 night
Drive
3
Biella
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Turin
— 4 nights

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Pradleves

— 1 day
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): examine the collection at Museo degli Acciugai, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario della Misericordia, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa San Costanzo al Monte, then make a trip to Il Filatoio di Caraglio, and finally see the interesting displays at Mostra Uomini e Pietre.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Pradleves day trip planner.

Turin to Pradleves is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In May, daily temperatures in Pradleves can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Cortemilia.

Things to do in Pradleves

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Cortemilia

— 1 night
Cortemilia is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 70km southeast of Turin and about 60km northeast of Cuneo. On the 20th (Mon), explore the historical opulence of La Corte del Drago nel Castello di Prunetto, see the interesting displays at Camo Museo a Cielo Aperto, learn about winemaking at Azienda Agricola Mario Torelli, then step into the grandiose world of Castello e Torre di Roccaverano, and finally sample the fine beverages at Distilleria Castelli Giuseppe.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Cortemilia tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Pradleves to Cortemilia in 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Cortemilia can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Biella.

Things to do in Cortemilia

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 19 — 20:

Biella

— 3 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. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): browse the different shops at Parco Commerciale Gli Orsi, then see the interesting displays at Museo Etnografico Walser, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie, and finally contemplate the long history of Varallo. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Pont-Saint-Martin, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Sant'Andrea, then get some fabulous bargains at Vicolungo The Style Outlets, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Ricetto di Candelo.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Biella trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Cortemilia to Biella in 2.5 hours. May in Biella sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Turin.

Things to do in Biella

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 20 — 23:

Turin

— 4 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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Chiesa di Santa Maria del Monte dei Cappuccini and Museo del Carcere Le Nuove. Head to Via Roma and Reggia di Venaria Realefor some retail therapy. Venture out of the city with trips to Museo Forte Bramafam (in Bardonecchia) and Castello di Rivoli Museum of Contemporary Art (in Rivoli). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Fondazione Accorsi Ometto - Museo di Arti Decorative, examine the collection at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile, stop by Quadrilatero Romano, and get engrossed in the history at Museo Egizio.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Turin trip planner.

Getting from Biella to Turin by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Biella in May, expect nights in Turin to be about the same, around 51°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 64°F. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Turin

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 23 — 27:

Piedmont travel guide

4.2
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.