is in Italy's northwest and borders Switzerland and France. True to the meaning of its name (foot of the mountain), Piedmont is a land of mountains.
It is surrounded on three sides by the Alps, with the highest peaks and largest glaciers in Italy. Nature is only one of the many attractions in Piedmont.

Turin (Torino) is the Italian car manufacturing capital, with a rich cultural heritage. Other cities include Bolzano, Alba, Asti and Ivrea. Intriguing medieval castles - like the imposing fortress at Ivrea - and prized works of architecture such as the famous Residences of the Royal House of Savoy and the Sacri Monti (Sacred Mountains), both UNESCO Heritage sites, are highlights of this region.

Discoveries and surprises of all kinds are in store for visitors to the Piedmont region, including a wide range of food and wine to suit every palate. 

Fore more information on this region,visit www.piemonteitalia.eu

CIT Recommends:

  • Hotels in Turin
  • Escorted & Boutique tours:
Piedmont Self drive Food and Wine Tour - 6 days/5 nights

For more information, visit CIT Tours page or contact CIT Reservations.