From Barge, Turin is 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the northeast, and Genoa is 85 miles (137 kilometers) to the east.
Of course, visiting just one place, no matter how popular, will only ever furnish you with a glimpse into the broader cultural and natural fabric of a region. So try to allow a few days to discover Piedmont Alps' other sights and attractions. Interesting places within a relatively short distance of Barge are Centallo, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northwest, and San Pietro del Gallo, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northwest.
If you're staying in Barge, why don't you see Turin. Approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the northeast, this regional city is home to Palazzo Chiablese, Egyptian Museum (Museo Egizio) and Piazza San Carlo. Don't return to Barge until you've spent a little time at Turin's Valentino Park, Gran Paradiso National Park and Juventus Stadium.
Take the time to really get to know Piedmont Alps by discovering its history. A great place to start is by visiting the area's fine old war relics and monuments.
Why don't you try some wintersports here? Snow shoeing is an idea. Another one is skiing. This region boasts a range of laid-back pastimes. Set aside some time for wildlife watching or bird watching and feel your stresses melt away.
You will be reluctant to bid "Ciao" (farewell) to this interesting area.