Why choose Piedmont for your first trip?
Safe enough for travellers.
Generally the Nord of all countries has been always more peaceful than South. Yes, for sure, is better not to leave the door of your home open, and better don’t forget your bag in the car when you go away. But at the rest the security level is quite good.
Not too hot in summertime and not too freely in the winter. The changes of seasons are very delicate e didn’t be overly noticeable. The region is characterized by stable climatic conditions.
High-quality fresh vegetables and meat.
A lot of agrotourism’s hotel uses the homegrown products from their owns garden. So more fresh then this it couldn’t be. There are also high level control requirements for food production and cooking.
Quite varied landscape.
In Piemonte you can find lakes, mountains, hills and it’s close enough to the sea (1.5 h by car), if one day you will decide to go to the beach without paying extra for accommodation by the sea.
Easy to make a trip from Piedmont to neighboring countries.
Piedmont is conveniently located if you want to use it as a starting point for trips to neighboring countries. France is about 2 h by the car and Swiss is about 2.5 h by the car. You can also travel by train, by bus or take a flight from airports located in Turin, where one of the most important transport hubs of northern Italy is located.
It is written enough about Italian hospitality, but in Piedmont it’s more soft. Here the persons is little be more closed, but with a big heart inside.
Nobody will impose on you if you won’t have a company. And you will always be supported as a relative if you will need help.