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From the top of Monte San Salvatore to Carona

Lugano – Monte San Salvatore – Carona – Parco San Grato

The Monte San Salvatore funicular from Lugano Paradiso takes you to the top of Switzerland’s Sugarloaf mountain offering 360° views in every direction over the local area, Lake Lugano and the Alps. From here you can walk to the quaint village of Carona where you can stop off to enjoy our traditional cuisine. Don’t miss Parco San Grato, with its panoramic “Swing the World” and playground.


The ideal program:



Not to be missed


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  1. Contact

    6900 Lugano-Paradiso

    Lugano Region tourist office
    Piazza della Riforma
    +41 58 220 65 00

  2. Opening

    Open all year
    March - October
    Every day

    December - February
    At weekends