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Denti della Vecchia among meadows and forests

Lugano – Cimadera – Capanna Pairolo

The route starts from the village of Cimadera, a town which is situated at 1100m in the heart of Val Colla. The trail, which takes one hour, continues through meadows and dense forests of beech, fir, birch and alder trees located on a glacial terrace, offering a unique experience even to less experienced walkers.

We reach Capanna Pairolo where there is the possibility to climb a rock wall with the technique of free climbing and refresh yourself with tasty local dishes enjoying the beautiful surrounding landscape.


The ideal program:


  • Departure from Cimadera and visit the village
  • Beginning of the path in the direction of the Capanna Pairolo
  • Lunch at the hut


  • Free climbing on the wall accompanied by an expert guide
  • Observation of surrounding fauna and flora
  • Return to Cimadera

Not to be missed

  • Fauna and Flora
  • Legend “Denti della Vecchia”
  • Climbing with an expert guide (upon request) 

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  1. Contact

    6951 Cimadera

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

  2. Opening

    Open all days