10 days in Province of Cuneo Itinerary

10 days in Province of Cuneo Itinerary

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Fly to Malpensa International Airport, Drive to Pontechianale
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Pontechianale
— 1 night
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Alba
— 5 nights
Drive
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Cuneo
— 3 nights
Drive to Malpensa International Airport, Fly to Brussels

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Pontechianale — 1 night

Pontechianale is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 70km southwest of Turin and about 50km northwest of Cuneo, on the border with France.Pontechianale borders the following municipalities: Bellino, Casteldelfino, Crissolo, Oncino (Italy), Molines-en-Queyras, Ristolas, Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye, and Saint-Véran (France). Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Colle dell'Agnello and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant Antonio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Colle Fauniera (Colle dei Morti), then explore the activities along Lago Nero, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Parrocchiale di Elva, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Pontechianale.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Pontechianale trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Pontechianale is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Brussels in August, things will get a bit warmer in Pontechianale: highs are around 30°C and lows about 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Alba.
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Alba — 5 nights

Alba is a town and comune of Piedmont, Italy, in the province of Cuneo. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Alba: Piazza Santorre di Santarosa (in Savigliano), Racconigi (Associazione Centro Cicogne E Anatidi & Castello di Racconigi) and Strada Romantica delle Langhe e il Roero (in Bossolasco). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Centro Storico, relax and rejuvenate at L'Alba del Benessere, learn about winemaking at Agricola Gian Piero Marrone, and step into the grandiose world of Castello di Grinzane Cavour.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Alba itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Pontechianale to Alba takes 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Alba can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Cuneo.
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Cuneo — 3 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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cuneo: Mondovicino Outlet Village (in Mondovi), Santuario Basilica di Montis Regalis (in Vicoforte) and Cave Bossea (in Frabosa Soprana). There's much more to do: make a trip to Piazza Galimberti, head outdoors with Lago Delle Rovine, look for all kinds of wild species at Parco Naturale delle Alpi Marittime, and get in on the family fun at La Fabbrica dei Suoni.

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You can drive from Alba to Cuneo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Cuneo are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.
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Province of Cuneo travel guide

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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.

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