Biella [[ˈbjɛlla]] (Latin: Bugella) is a town and comune in the northern Italian region of Piedmont, the capital of the province of the same name, with a population of 45,016 as of 2014. It is located about 80 kilometres (50 miles) northeast of Turin and about 80 kilometres (50 miles) west-northwest of Milan. It lies in the foothills of the Alps, in the Bo mountain range near Mt. Mucrone and Camino, an area rich in springs and lakes, the heart of the Biellese Alps irrigated by several mountain streams: the Elvo to the west of the town, the Oropa and the Cervo to the east. Nearby natural and notable tourist attractions include the Zegna Viewpoint, the Bielmonte Ski Resort, Burcina Natural Reserve, and the moors to the south of town. The Sanctuary of Oropa is a site of religious pilgrimages. In 2003, the Sacred Mountain of Oropa was inserted by UNESCO in the World Heritage List. Biella is an important wool processing and textile centre. There is a small airport in the nearby comune of Cerrione.Wikipedia
Is Biella in Italy on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. Biella is located at a short trip away from Milan a major city in Italy. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Milan for its bountiful attractions like Sforza Castle, Museum Of La Scala, Milan Cathedral Or The Duomo on your trip to Biella. Also, to reach Biella, you'll have to take a flight to Milan; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.
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