The host of the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Turin, Piedmont is a premier destination in Italy for winter sports enthusiasts. Each winter, the Piedmont holiday homes and ski chalets fill with skiers and snowboarders alike from all over the world. For those who love skiing, it is most definitely a good choice to stay in rental accommodation in this area. Favourite Piedmont skiing destinations are in Bardonecchia, Sauze di Cesana-Sestriere, and Siestriere, where you will find comfortable, private rental apartments and chalets. However, this is not just a winter destination! There are plenty of reasons to stay here during the summer too, especially in the warmer parts of Alessandria and Asti, and many of the properties on offer also have a swimming for you to cool down in during the warmer months. Relax in your pool in the evening and drink a glass of local Piemonte wine or sparkling Asti wine that this region is so famous for! Throughout the year, Piedmont draws holidaymakers from all around the globe due to its many varied attractions. Architecture enthusiasts will be especially impressed by the beautiful Palazzina di caccia of Stupinigi, a hunting lodge of the king of Sardinia.
Take a break from everyday life – stay in a Piedmont holiday villa
Rental properties in Piedmont offer various interesting activities, and the art and architecture as well as fantastic Italian food here will really help you to experience the Italian way of life. Located in nothern Italy, surrounded by the French Alps in the west, Valais in Switzerland in the north and also not far from the French isle of Corsica, Piedmont offers a variety of destinations to travel to if you'd like to go on an excursion during your trip. With both Lake Orta and Lake Maggiore within reach, travellers can benefit from a romantic getaway in a Piedmont holiday villa or apartment with a lakeside view, as well as from sports like skiing, hiking and swimming. Another place perfect for watersports is on the Swiss Lake Geneva.
Piedmont holiday villas – mountain views, skiing and the Italian lifestyle
You ought to include a stop at the Sacri Monti, or Sacred Mounts, of Piedmont on your itinerary. Foodies will not want to miss the weekly truffle market in Alba. Here you can buy just about every delicacy imaginable, from Porcini mushrooms to cheeses, salami, salted fish, and, of course, truffles. Get the ingredients here and cook up a memorable meal in the kitchen of your self catering holiday lettings. Head to Acqui Terme for a week for the ultimate relaxation. This beautiful town built by the Romans is famed for its hot sulphur springs and stunning Gothic and Romanesque architecture; book a house or other rental property in this location and come home from your stay relaxed and rejuvenated. If you're looking for a spa holiday, another area famous for its hot springs is Teplice in the country of the Czech Republic. Wherever it is in Piedmont you decide to book your rental, you're sure to return with memories that last a lifetime. You can find the perfect Piedmont accommodation among the wide selection of private holiday lettings Piedmont, such as apartments, ski lodgings and villas offered here.