Cocconato is situated about 17 miles (27 kilometers) from Turin and 60 miles (97 kilometers) from Milan.
While it can be a temptation to simply sit back and relax while holidaying in Cocconato, remember, the surrounding region's many scenic delights await. Approximately 15 miles (24 kilometers) away lies Volpiano. Head here to enjoy the Comune di Volpiano Square and Church of the Brotherhood.
While you are in Cocconato, why not head to Asti. Approximately 15 miles (24 kilometers) away, this regional city is home to Piazza Alfieri, Castello di Govone and Cathedral of Asti. Collegiata di San Secondo and Cantina Contratto are a number of other places worth checking out for those who have more time on their hands.
Whether you're an atheist or one of the faithful, you're guaranteed to find a little serenity in Piedmont's monasteries and other places of worship. Ask a local what they recommend seeing around Cocconato, they'll often suggest the region's much-loved gardens, farms and open-air markets.
If you are looking for a truly unique activity to enjoy in this region, have a go at paragliding. Finding one of the culinary tours, cycling tours and guided nature walks is an excellent way to gain a deeper understanding of Piedmont.
When your time is up in Cocconato, put the lens cap back on your camera, spend your last of your euros on last-minute souvenirs, and bid a fond Ciao (farewell) to this spectactular spot.