From Briona, Milan is about 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the east, while Lake Como is approximately 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the northeast.
Piedmont is a firm fixture on the tourist trail, which means getting around is relatively easy. Make sure you give yourself some time to explore the many attractions this region offers. Go to Vercelli, and enjoy the Torre dell'Angelo and Torre di Città. Vercelli is approximately 16 miles (26 kilometers) from Briona and a good place to visit. In addition, you could visit the Centro Sportivo and Museo del Rubinetto in San Maurizio d'Opaglio. It is 16 miles (26 kilometers) away from Briona.
Organise your transportation and spend some time in Novara, a shopping and transport center for the region, located some 9 miles (14 kilometers) from Briona. The place has a number of tourist attractions, such as Parco Allea, Basilica of San Gaudenzio and Novara Broletto. Don't rush back to Briona until you've stopped by Novara's Parco dei Bambini, Piazza Gramsci (Piazza del Rosario) and Piazza Garibaldi.
Tourists to Piedmont should spend time exploring the region's farms, open-air exhibits and gardens. Houses of worship are often great windows into a region's spiritual and religious cultures. The churches throughout Piedmont are no exception.
In these hectic times, the perfect holiday often means taking the time to relax. When it's time to kick back, follow the lead of the locals and have a go at bird watching or camping. Don't leave this region without getting a bird's-eye view. There are some great places to try hot air ballooning.
At the finish of your break, pack up your gear and wish Italy a fond Ciao (farewell).