From Vicolungo, Milan is 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the east, while Turin is approximately 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the southwest.
Vicolungo isn't the only place in this popular region worth experiencing; visitors with plenty of time should also rent a vehicle and set off to explore the magic of the nearby scenery, cities and cultural attractions. Head 11 miles (18 kilometers) north to Vercelli, where you can enjoy the Torre dell'Angelo and Torre di Città.
When it's time to spread your wings, why not check out the nearest center. Novara is 8 miles (13 kilometers) away and is home to visitor attractions including Piazza della Repubblica (Piazza Duomo), Palazzo Natta-Isola and Castelconturbia Golf Course. Basilica of San Gaudenzio, Teatro Coccia and Parco dei Bambini are also good spots for calling into before returning to Vicolungo.
To really get an understanding of the present, it's good to return to the past. Piedmont's colorful archeological sites are a marvellous place to start. For an outdoor cultural activity that the whole family will enjoy, take the time to check out the region's fascinating farms, open-air exhibits and gardens.
Put on your winter woolies and enjoy snowboarding or skiing. These winter pastimes are great options for locals and tourists alike. For those who love the water, this is the perfect place to visit. Rafting is a popular option here and another option is scuba diving.
Before you head back home, you'll be bidding this special place a fond Ciao (farewell).