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The Sassalto a mountainous peninsula dominates the village and it is a natural environment protected by the Swiss Confederation on account of its interesting geological, faunal and botanical characteristic. The area around Caslano is disseminated with panoramic paths between lake and mountains and the village is full of charming churches and ancient buildings. Museum goers may visit the Fishing Museum, one of three in Switzerland, a camera exhibition of the Vincenzo Viccari Foundation and the Chocolate Museum, that gourmands of all ages will absolutely love. Sports lovers will also be pleased: in fact in Caslano and its surrounding area all kinds of sports may be practice from tennis to golf, from horse-riding to swimming, from sailing to windsurf.
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This fascinating exhibition gives us an idea of fishing from prehistoric times to today, touching upon several subjects like boat construction, the fish trade, the production of fishing nets, fish species found in our rivers and lakes, ancient fishing techniques, all this, in a relaxing environment close to the lake shore.