Piedmont is a land of nature and mountains. Here are the highest peaks and largest glaciers. Winter sports find here one of their many Italian heavens.
There are also many natural parks and reserves , including National Park of Gran Paradiso. The hilly landscape finds its highest expression in the Langhe and Monferrato hills, dotted with villages, castles, arabesques of crops and flaming colours .
In Vercelli and Novara province is rather plain in triumph, with the generosity of the water and the diligence of the farmer, which together produce fruits as the best rice in Italy.
A peasant land, but also land of nobility, cradle of the Italian Royal Family and of a nobility in a relaxation on the shores of Lake Maggiore, in Stresa and in the Borromean Islands, from majestic villas and exotic parks.
Soul is reconciled with the body in Acqui Terme and Vinadio, historical spa cities, where care and treatment quality ensures a truly well-being stay.
Piedmont’s food and wine offer matches the highest quality standards. Alba truffle is the pride of the local cuisine. Cheeses like tome, robiole, Langhe bruss, Novara’s gorgonzola, Biella sernium are witnesses of an ancient art.
Piedmont produces some of the finest Italian red wines: Barolo, Barbaresco, Gattinara, Ghemme, Nebbiolo, Freisa, Grignolino, Barbera, Dolcetto. The excellence of wine-growing, between Monferrato and Langhe, Asti, Tortona hills.