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A Swiss holiday wouldn’t be complete without a spot of shopping! Sure enough, Lugano boasts a thriving array of shops lining the city’s ancient streets. Whatever you’re looking for, you’re likely to find it here.

Opening Hours

Shops are generally open from 8:00 or 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (some with a one or two hour interval, others are open all day); Saturdays shops close at 6:30 o’clock. Supermarkets and department stores are open all day and on Thursdays they are open until 9:00 p.m.

Download the application via Google Play or App Store. This allows you to pay for parking time in Lugano's car parks via smartphone. Ask for the parking discount voucher (CHF 2.- or CHF 5.-) at shops, businesses, restaurants and hotels and include it in your application.


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