If you love nature and sport, in Piemonte you can feel at home in every season. The region is a true concentrate of outdoor suggestions and gastronomic delights. Situated in the Western Italian Alps, Piemonte offers peaks over 4,000 meters high, such as Monte Rosa, the second highest mountain in Europe, Monviso and the Gran Paradiso massif. For over a hundreds years mountains and valleys of Piemonte have been exciting enthusiasts and lovers of slow tourism.
With a bike ride throughout Piemonte you can reach villages and hills on the white roads that have made the history of Italian cycling in the Alessandria and Cuneo area, or plan your adventure on Lake Maggiore and Orta, along the many outdoor bike trails that combine nature and culture or along flat stretches the rice fields between Biella, Novara and Vercelli. Monferrato Bike Friendly take you to castles, abbeys, spas and beautiful Vineyard Landscapes UNESCO between Asti and Alessandria. Alpi Bike Resort suits perfectly for the MTB enthusiasts in Susa Valley near Torino whereas in the Cuneo area, Prato Nevoso Bike Park turns the ski slopes into a bike kingdom thanks to open ski lifts and night lighting.
For a complete overview of the extensive outdoor opportunities in Piemonte, have a look at water sports you can practise enjoying the pleasure of lakes, creeks and rivers, at the 57 golf clubs on the lakes, in the hills or in the mountains, with the hightest 18-hole golf course in Europe, at 2,035 meters, in Sestriere, in the mountains near Torino. And if you want to enjoy a special thrill, try air sports, from hot air balloons to helicopters, hang-gliding and paragliding.
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