If you love travelling to those places which are defined by their rich history, architecture and food, you should definitely make space for Chivasso on your list. It’s located in the Italian region Piedmont and is a commune or town in the Province of Turin.
Travelling To and From
Most persons travel in and out of Chivasso via the railroad, however, if you want to make efficient use of your time, you could also use the services of a car hire. Whichever method you use, the ride should be a rather relaxing and enjoyable one with this town being located approximately 20 kilometers outside of Turin. This town also has an excellent location as it puts you in close proximity to many of the other towns such as Torino, Vercelli, Novara and Milano.
Things to See
You will definitely be amazed by the beautiful architecture and rich history of this small and seemingly simple town. A ride around town with the help of a car hire service will give you the chance to view the iconic Town hall which was built in the 18th century. There are also churches such as the Santi Giovanni Battista e Marta and the Santa Maria Degli Angeli which were built during the 18th and 17th century. The Octagonal tower which remains from the castle built in the 12th century by Monferrato Marquess is another beauty that you must behold. In addition to all these exquisite architecture, you should also take the time to see the various paintings which are on display on the inside of these buildings and the houses which are known for their characteristic porticoes.
Where to Stay
If your business in town requires of you to spend a night or two; you’ll be happy to know that there’s accommodation available to fit just about any budget. You’ll be able to choose from villas, bed and breakfast hotels, or all inclusive hotels with many of them located very close to or within the town center. These places of stay are equipped with amenities such as Wi-Fi, AC, digital TV and more which are sure to make your stay very rewarding, comfortable and enjoyable.
You definitely cannot leave without sampling food from some of the town’s well-known restaurants in Chivasso. They have a good variety of Italian restaurants that will leave your taste buds crying for more while being satisfied at the same time. You’ll find that these restaurants provide food at a reasonable cost and to top it off you’ll be given a nice range of whiskeys to choose from and English menus to help you with your choices. A good car hire company will be able to give you a few suggestions and help make your stay a memorable one.