15 days in Piedmont Itinerary

15 days in Piedmont Itinerary

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Stresa
— 2 nights
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Antrona Schieranco
— 1 night
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Alba
— 4 nights
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Cuneo
— 3 nights
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Turin
— 4 nights
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Stresa — 2 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. Get in touch with nature at Lake Orta and Spiaggia Miami. Get some cultural insight at Palazzo Borromeo and Isola Bella. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Stresa: Falesia di Croveo (in Croveo) and Gli Orridi di Uriezzo (in Baceno). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Riserva Naturale Speciale del Sacro Monte della SS. Trinita.

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Copenhagen, Denmark to Stresa is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Copenhagen in August, expect Stresa to be somewhat warmer, temps between 33°C and 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Antrona Schieranco.
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Antrona Schieranco — 1 night

Antrona Schieranco is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 120km northeast of Turin and about 35km northwest of Verbania, in a branch of the Val d'Ossola, on the border with Switzerland.Antrona Schieranco borders the following municipalities: Bognanco, Calasca-Castiglione, Ceppo Morelli, Montescheno, Saas Almagell (Switzerland), Vanzone con San Carlo, Viganella, Zwischbergen (Switzerland). Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): explore the activities along Lago Alpe dei Cavalli, look for all kinds of wild species at Parco Naturale dell'Alta Valle Antrona, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Antrona.

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You can drive from Stresa to Antrona Schieranco in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daily temperatures in Antrona Schieranco can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Alba.
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Alba — 4 nights

Alba is a town and comune of Piedmont, Italy, in the province of Cuneo. Do some cultural sightseeing at Cantina Francesco Borgogno and Azienda Agricola Hohler. Get outdoors at Langhe Truffle and Centro Lipu. Change things up with a short trip to Azienda Agricola Baldi di Burio (Baldi Pierfranco) in Costigliole d'Asti (about 34 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: savor the flavors at Travel Langhe Wine Tours, learn about winemaking at Montaribaldi, pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di San Lorenzo, and relax and rejuvenate at L'Alba del Benessere.

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Traveling by car from Antrona Schieranco to Alba takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. August in Alba sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) 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. Take a break from the city and head to Centro Recupero Animali Selvatici and Parco Naturale della Rocca di Cavour. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cuneo: Parco Naturale delle Alpi Marittime (in Valdieri), Colle Fauniera (Colle dei Morti) (in Demonte) and Santuario Basilica di Montis Regalis (in Vicoforte). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Riserva Naturale dei Ciciu del Villar and stroll around Pian del Re.

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Traveling by car from Alba to Cuneo takes 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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Turin.
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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.
Get outdoors at Colle del Nivolet and Parco Naturale del Gran Bosco di Salbertrand. Popular historic sites such as Basilica di Superga and Reggia Di Reale are in your itinerary. Explore Turin's surroundings by going to Parco Naturale Val Troncea (in Pragelato) and Sacra di San Michele (in Sant'Ambrogio di Torino). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Museo Egizio, admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Reale Di Torino, and examine the collection at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile.

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You can drive from Cuneo to Turin in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Cuneo in August: highs in Turin hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to fly back home.
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Piedmont travel guide

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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.
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