From Bra, it's approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the north to Turin and 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the east to Genoa.
Visiting just one town or city, regardless of its popularity, will only ever furnish you with a glimpse into the wider rhythms and life-ways of a region. So allow time to visit Piedmont's other natural and man-made attractions. Stop by the Novello Castle and Parish of St. Michael the Archangel in Novello, approximately 8 miles (13 kilometers) from Bra. Alba is another place worth checking out. It is where you'll find the Cathedral Square Alba and Castello di Pollenzo. Alba is 9 miles (14 kilometers) away from Bra.
Organize some transport and spend some time in Asti, a regional center, 20 miles (32 kilometers) from Bra. The place offers a wide range of tourist attractions, for example Castello di Govone, Cathedral of Asti and Collegiata di San Secondo. Cantina Contratto and Piazza Alfieri are just a sample of the other interesting attractions on offer here.
This region is blessed with a truly fascinating religious life; so take the time to visit the area's most sacred cathedrals. The area around Bra is well known for its many historic mansions; these are often evocative windows into the region's rich history.
Piedmont offers some exciting ways to enjoy its unique landscapes. Adrenaline junkies can join in with one of the many mountain biking or mountain climbing excursions on offer. Be sure to pack a pair of walking shoes and sign up for one of the fascinating winery tours, cycling tours and city walking tours.
When it is time to depart from Bra, spend the last of your euros on last minute keepsakes and say Ciao (farewell).