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Alba was the ancient Roman city of Alba Pompeia, the birthplace of Roman Emperor Pertinax (AD 126-193). Today, it is renowned for its gastronomy, including its white truffles (tartufi bianchi) and wines. The town’s many feudal towers, churches and old houses add to its medieval atmosphere, while the cathedral is worth a visit for its superbly carved inlaid Renaissance choir stalls.

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Tourist attractions Alba : Things to see and do

  • The Langhe

    I - Alba

    It is in the vineyards of the Langhe that fine wines of world renown, such as Barolo, Nebbiolo and Barbaresco, are produced. Also famed for its white truffles (tartufi bianchi) and other local products, this verdant enclave that reaches as far as the..

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Hotels Alba

  • Hotel Savona Four stars Four stars Four stars Four stars

    Via Roma 1 I - 12051 Alba

    Prix Prices from : 63 €

    Hotel Savona is set in the heart of Alba, close to the shopping district and the finest restaurants. It features a private car park and a team of helpful staff. The Savona Hotel offers free Wi-Fi access in common areas. The restaurant offers a mix ..

  • Albergo San Lorenzo

    Piazza Rossetti 6 I - 12051 Alba

    Housed in an 18th-century building in the heart of the old town, the Albergo San Lorenzo is round the corner from the Romanesque Alba Cathedral. It offers elegant accommodation and free private parking. All rooms have a classic décor and feature a p..

  • Hotel Calissano

    Via Pola 8 I - 12051 Alba

    The 4-star Calissano offers free parking in Alba’s centre, a 10-minute walk from Alba Station. It features a fitness centre and elegant rooms with an LCD TV and free Wi-Fi. All decorated with refined wood floors, rooms at Hotel Calissano are soundpr..

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Restaurants Alba

  • Osteria dell'Arco Quite comfortable restaurant 

    piazza Savona 5 I - 12051 Alba

    Rustic informal establishment right in the town centre facing an internal courtyard; originally a wine bar, now it offers a regional cuisine, with imaginative variations.

  • La Piola Quite comfortable restaurant 

    piazza Risorgimento 4 I - 12051 Alba

    With an attractive veranda overlooking the main square, this informal restaurant serves regional specialities that are chalked up on two large blackboards. Themed evenings celebrate local dishes such as bollito (a type of soup) and Piedmontese-style ..

  • Locanda del Pilone Comfortable restaurant  A very good restaurant in its category

    frazione Madonna di Como 34 I - 12051 Alba

    This old Piedmontese farmhouse overlooks the region's famous vineyards. It offers a warm and elegant ambience with old vaulted ceilings and delightful views of the Alps from the Salle Napoléon. Period furnishings add a charming touch of aristocratic ..

  • Lalibera Comfortable restaurant 

    via Pertinace 24/a I - 12051 Alba

    The premises are pleasantly located in the town centre and propose a choice of menus developed exclusively from traditional Piedmontese recipes. The management is all one could wish in terms of experience, courtesy and friendliness.

  • Enoclub Comfortable restaurant 

    piazza Savona 4 I - 12051 Alba

    Everyone in Alba is talking about this restaurant, which occupies the old wine cellars of a 19C palazzo in the town centre. Elegant ambience, cuisine from the Langhe, as well as cosmopolitan dishes in the more informal bistro-style Caffè Umberto.

  • Piazza Duomo Very comfortable restaurant  Exceptional cuisine, worth a special journey

    vicolo dell'Arco 1, angolo piazza Risorgimento 4 I - 12051 Alba

    A gastronomic haven, where the chef, Enrico Crippa, celebrates the Langhe region through his meticulously presented dishes. Enjoy culinary masterpieces reinterpreted with the highest degree of creativity.

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