“Thence we came forth to rebehold the stars” - On the trail of Dante Alighieri in Piedmont

700 years after the Great Poet's death a special itinerary takes you on the trail of the places mentioned by Dante Alighieri in the Divine Comedy, which goes from Cuneo to Monferrato, Novara, Biella and Vercelli. Take yourself on an unimagined yourney in our unique region, enjoying traditions and tastes, art and landscapes

At the time of Dante Alighieri, the name "Piedmont" designated the area between the River Tanaro and the Cottian Alps, and it is only with the Dukes of Savoy in the 15th century that it came to include its current geographical boundaries. The fact, however, that the great poet knew this strip of the Po Valley is revealed by the many references to places and people connected with Piedmont that appear in the Divine Comedy...

Find out more: www.visitpiemonte.com/en/art-and-culture/footsteps-dante

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