Fossano Is positioned in the centre of the province of Cuneo. Less than an hour from Turin or Savona. It’s also possible to see Alba and the Langhe, Cuneo is 25km away. France can be reached in just over an hour. Two motorways going from east to West and North and south meet just a few minutes from the town. The train lines Torino-Cuneo-Limone-Ventimiglia-Nizza (Costa Azzurra) and Torino-Savona make travelling without a car easy. The airport Cuneo-Levaldigi (Cuneo Alpi) is a ten minute car- ride away.
Not far from the centre of Fossano, but in the countryside, Villa Frola B&b offers splendid tranquility and is ideally situated for cyclists, as it is positioned directly on thecycle path. With the bicycles provided by Villa Frola, it is possible for guests to explore the surrounding countryside or visit the historic centre of the town.
What to see
Fossano is ideally situated as a base to visit the tourist and cultural sites and activities that this area has to offer: Artistic, sport, cultural enogastronomic, scenic. Not to miss: two UNESCO sites The Savoy Residencesand the Langhe – Monferrato. A little further away is the Ligurian coast. The Ski resorts Limone Piemonte, Riserva Bianca and Mondolè Ski are 45 minutes away.
For thouse interested in visiting national parks, there are plenty of opportunities both in the summer and the winter. There are also important caving and potholing sites.
Foodies will be pleased to discover the delights of traditional Piedmontese food and wine.
Cultural itineraries can take in the ethnological and religious history of the alpine valleys, the historical military fortifications on the border with France, the castles and noble homes of the local aristocracy, and also Turin with the world renown museums Museo Egizio and Museo del Cinema and also the Galleria Sabauda, the modern art gallery Galleria di arte moderna GAM and contemporary art gallery in Rivoli castle museo d’arte contemporanea di Rivoli. And also the palace and the gardens of the Venaria Reale.