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
Drive
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Biella
— 5 nights
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Stresa
— 5 nights
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Turin — 9 nights

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turin: Palazzina di Caccia di Stupinigi (in Stupinigi), Zoom Torino (in Cumiana) and Parco Naturale del Monte San Giorgio (in Piossasco). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Museo Nazionale del Cinema, admire the striking features of Palazzo Reale Di Torino, don't miss a visit to Piazza Castello, and contemplate the long history of Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone.

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 5.5-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.
Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
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Find places to stay Apr 8 — 17:

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 Museo degli Acciugai (in Celle di Macra), Chianale Borgo della Valle Varaita (in Pontechianale) and La casa della Meridiana (in Elva). There's much more to do: learn about all things military at Memoriale Divisione Alpina Cuneense, stroll through Centro Recupero Animali Selvatici, take in panoramic vistas at Giardini del Belvedere, and don't miss a visit to P.H2O Arte.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Cuneo visit planning site.

Getting from Turin to Cuneo by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in April, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Alba.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife
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Find places to stay Apr 17 — 23:

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: La Bollente (in Acqui Terme), Camo Museo a Cielo Aperto (in Camo) and Big Bench (in Paroldo). There's lots more to do: admire the verdant scenery at Langhe landscapes UNESCO, do a tasting at Cantina Mauro Sebaste, don't miss a visit to Centro Storico, and get a dose of the wild on Langhe Truffle.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Alba travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Cuneo to Alba takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to drive to Biella.
Wineries · Museums · Historic Sites · Tours
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Find places to stay Apr 23 — 29:

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 Agriturismo Alpe Margosio (in Mosso), Castello e Parco di Masino (in Caravino) and Nella Cioccolata (in Ivrea). There's much more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Il Rifugio degli Asinelli, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario di Oropa, relax and rejuvenate at Spa La Bossola - Chalet Relax Benessere, and steep yourself in history at Casa di Pietro Micca.

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.
Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping · Spas
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Find places to stay Apr 29 — May 4:

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: Cantina Fontechiara (in Borgomanero), Orta San Giulio (Palazzotto della Comunita, San Giulio Island, &more) and Lungolago Arona (in Arona). There's much more to do: shop like a local with Palazzo Borromeo, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Epoque Antichita e Restauro, admire the striking features of Santuario della Madonna del Sasso, and step off the mainland to explore Island of the Fishermen (Isola dei Pescatori).

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Stresa trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Biella to Stresa by car takes about 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 catch the flight back home.
Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Shopping
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Find places to stay May 4 — 9:

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.