INFORMATION ABOUT THE REGION
Piedmont is a region in northwestern Italy. It is located in a mountainous region, surrounded by the Alps. As a result, several ski resorts are open in winter. There is the Milky Way resort on Mount Viso or the very famous resort of Sestriere. You can enjoy a multitude of winter activities such as climbing, rafting, cross-country skiing or downhill skiing.
For mountain bikers, the slopes of the Sesia are ready to make you sweat.
Water sports are also available on Lake Maggiore such as sailing, kayaking... For thrill-seekers, canyoning remains spectacular!
Culture is also very present in this region. You will discover a chapel at the corner of a small village, and when you push its doors a museum of works of art is offered to you.
To end your evenings of relaxation, many thermal baths are proposed to you by the area. We recommend the Acqui Terme, an ancient Roman spa.
The hotel has a sauna, Turkish hammam, sports facilities, art studio, outdoor swimming pool, bicycle room, ... The restaurant offers a hearty breakfast, lunch and a 3-course dinner.
IF YOU ARE A GOURMET
Cycle through the rice fields and learn a lot of information from a guide about this culture.
Afterwards, you will go to the local producer who will explain to you how to process the rice for your future risotto!
If you are interested in wine growing, go to Langhe or Monferrato which are vineyard hills.
Finally, during your stay in Piedmont, try the many pastries of the region such as chocolate bonèt with amaretti, small bignoles with cream... You will have so many gastronomic choices that you won't believe it....