After discover and taste the fantastic wine during the tour in the wineries (Langhe: part one
), it is possible for visitors explore the cities and do several activities in this special region.
The cities of Langhe
Langhe has several cities that form the total commercial sector of the region. There is much to talk about the cities. They range from the first capital city of the current Italy, Turin
, all the way to Verbania
. Just to highlight a few and their corresponding unique features, we may look at Alba after the two above.
is the entrance city to the region under study. It was founded by Romans depicting much in terms of the Roman wall. Before they left, they shade behind architectural designs all over the city. People visit this city in order to have a look at the evidence of Roman traces.
Another town one may visit is Bra
. It is situated in between Turin and Cuneo
on the edge of Langhe. It has numerous churches and ancient palaces build back in the 17th and mid-18th centuries. It is the backbone of Langhe in food production. It feed the other cities. It hosts one the most serious institutions in Langhe region; the university of gastronomic science. This implies that Bra is an educational center. Therefore students may form part of their core visitors this city expect. Learners from other universities visit this city for exchange program within the two days of the tour.
Cuneo city is another one. It is the headquarters of the biggest province of Piedmont.
It is known due to the historical feature in which it was used as the center of Italian resistance forces during the Second World War. It was a military base for Italy.
Other cities that one may visit while in Langhe include: Barolo (majorly for issues concerning wines), Biella, Asti, and Alessandria. Stresa is another town that tourists finish with while at Langhe. Stresa city is part of the sophisticated small towns on the shore of Lake Maggiore. It has health and visitors resorts with conducive climatic conditions and measurable sceneries. Besides, it has close proximity to Verbania, which is the chief town on the west shores of the lake. The two need visitors who enjoy marine services.
Activities one may undertake
It is not all about visiting these places. One has to identify what he or she is able to do in the 2- day tour. There are several activities that one may undertake while in Langhe. Some of the activities are common throughout Piedmont. Some of them are committed to Langhe. It is good for one to get the real difference of the same.
The area lies on slopping hills where people are able to view features that are down the hills. From a distance, the sea is seen. Langhe hills and their stretches into both Monferrato and the famous Roero are self-contained with elaborative cities and castles that were built under ancient designs that are rear in other areas of the world. They are unique and gratifying to have a look at. Value to this is added by the natural geographical nature of the place. Facing the South Alps, one will be able to see it clearly. Similarly, facing the north of Langhe, one is able to identify the Alps Mountains much spoken about in the geographical and historical books. It is fun to feel the backdrop when the northerly wind blows over the land. This is very sensational.
Climbing the hills
Mountain climbing and snow skating can be done from the cities along the slop. One is able to literally climb the slops of the hills. People do go skating on slopes of mount Alps.
In langhe, people are able to get awards in form of wines. In the recent days, the forefront experts, Gambero Rosso and Duemilavini have offered their leading wines from farms in Piemonte and Tuscany to the society as one of the social mutual responsibility. Visitors join the game and carry some wine back home. This is a motive behind the rise of visitors to the two provinces.
Learning more about wines
Piedmont is one of the leading regions in production of wine in the world. Statistics reveal that Tuscany and Piedmont can merge to offer wine that can serve the whole world. They have the potential. Many people visit this region to get knowledge on how to grow and maintain vineyards. All the varieties of grapes are grown in Langhe. Visit it and learn all that you require.
Taking pictures and recording videos
Are a fun of taking pictures of real fascinating features and plantations? People have done it to the extent of selling them to others who have not visited Langhe. You can also record your music and other important pieces of entertainment from this place according to your theme and setting of the movie.
Private custom tours
One can take part in the daily private custom tours that are usually tailor-made to enhance acquisition of knowledge that one may not gain from the general ones. For instance, one may take a tour to the North-Eastern part where he or she will be able to meet the flat fields in which Po valley stretch up to where they join Vercelli
. Vercelli is famous in Italy as part of the primary growers of rice. In the other direction, one may get to learn the existence of the Apennines. Near it is the descending path to Genova
and natural harbours at the port of Mediterranean.
In real sense, a two-day tour in Langhe may not cover much to a serious tourist. It may be said to be a reconnaissance trip which one expects to cover worries over wine issues. The main theme of a trip to this region is wineries and types of wines.