7 days in Province of Cuneo Itinerary

7 days in Province of Cuneo Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Province of Cuneo trip planner
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Barolo
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Grinzane Cavour
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Barbaresco
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Alba
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Barolo — 1 night

Barolo is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50km southeast of Turin and about 40km northeast of Cuneo. Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): learn about winemaking at Marchesi di Barolo - Sede legale, magazzini e spedizioni, then contemplate the long history of Confraternita della SS. Trinita, then do a tasting at Cantina Francesco Borgogno, and finally examine the collection at WiMu - Museo del Vino a Barolo. Keep things going the next day: stop by Calzature Kur & Kamina, explore the historical opulence of Castello della Manta, then don't miss a visit to Piazza Galimberti, then make a trip to Centro storico, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario Basilica di Montis Regalis.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Barolo attractions planning site.

Milan to Barolo is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus. In April in Barolo, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Grinzane Cavour.
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Grinzane Cavour — 1 night

Grinzane Cavour is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50km southeast of Turin and about 45km northeast of Cuneo.Grinzane Cavour borders the municipalities of Alba and Diano d'Alba.Originally simply known as Grinzane, it switched to the current name in homage to Camillo Benso, Count Cavour, who was mayor of the city for 17 years.The main attraction is the massive medieval castle. On the 10th (Wed), do a tasting at Fontanafredda, do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Rivetto, then learn about winemaking at Azienda Agricola Fratelli Aimasso, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castello di Grinzane Cavour.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Grinzane Cavour trip builder website.

Grinzane Cavour is just a short distance from Barolo. In April, daytime highs in Grinzane Cavour are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Barbaresco.
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Barbaresco — 1 night

Barbaresco is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50km southeast of Turin and about 60km northeast of Cuneo. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): do a tasting at Montaribaldi, do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Rusel, do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Carlo Giacosa, then learn about winemaking at Rocche Dei Barbari, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Torre di Barbaresco.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Barbaresco vacation planning site.

Barbaresco is just a stone's throw from Grinzane Cavour. April in Barbaresco sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Alba.
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Alba — 3 nights

Alba is a town and comune of Piedmont, Italy, in the province of Cuneo. Venture out of the city with trips to Palazzina di Caccia di Stupinigi (in Stupinigi), Savona (Sistine Chapel Savona & Fortezza del Priamar) and Castello di Racconigi (in Racconigi). There's much more to do: make a trip to Centro Storico, explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte di Toirano, learn about winemaking at Cantina Mauro Sebaste, and head outdoors with Pista Ciclabile.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Alba online trip builder.

Alba is very close to Barbaresco. In April, daily temperatures in Alba can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can 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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