1 White truffles
This very costly speciality is shaved onto pasta and washed down with the excellent local Barolo or Barbaresco wine.
2 The Museo Egizio, Turin
A dazzling collection of Egyptian antiquities in a city rich in museums.
3 Sacra di San Michele
The views of the surrounding valley from this fortified abbey are more than worth making your way up.
This medieval hamlet boasts a wine bank, a university of gastronomy and great hospitality.
5 Parco Nazionale del Gran Paradiso
Italy’s first national park preserves Alpine valleys and peaks that are home to ibex, chamois and golden eagles.
6 Mont Blanc
Enjoy excellent views of this awe-inspiring mountain from the Testa d’Arpy.