Castagnito is located 30 miles (48 kilometers) southeast of Turin and about 300 miles (483 kilometers) northwest of the national capital, Rome.
You don't have to limit yourself to the attractions of Castagnito because the surrounding region has been endowed with plenty of captivating cities, attractions and landscapes. For something different, check out the Cathedral Square Alba and Castello di Pollenzo in and around Alba, which is approximately 4 miles (6 kilometers), from Castagnito. Novello is yet another spot worth investigating. It is where you'll find the Novello Castle and Parish of St. Michael the Archangel. Novello is 13 miles (21 kilometers) from Castagnito.
Approximately 13 miles (21 kilometers) to the northeast of Castagnito is Asti, a regional center where you'll find Piazza Alfieri, Castello di Govone and Cathedral of Asti. If you are after more entertainment consider checking out Collegiata di San Secondo and Cantina Contratto before you head back to Castagnito.
This region is graced with a truly fascinating religious life; so take the time to visit the area's beautiful shrines. Follow the threads of the region's rich cultural fabric at Piedmont's great art galleries, indoor markets and craft workshops.
Pack your own equipment or rent it locally, and get out onto the water. Wind surfing is a good activity to try. Another one is swimming. Availing yourself of local expertise is terrific way for visitors to experience a new place. Sign up to one of the informative guided nature walks, cycling tours and culinary tours.
Before you head back to the normality of home, you'll be bidding this special place a fond Ciao (farewell).