The Museum hosts precious evidence of Hermann Hesse’s last 43 years in Montagnola up until his death.
The village has antique roots and is very picturesque as many architects, sculptors, painters and artists have left behind their masterpieces around town.
Tesserete - Cagiallo - Lugaggia - Vaglio - Sala Capriasca
A day spent in forests, villages and chestnut woods.
Mount Lema is the most majestic summit of Italian Switzerland. Its natural green terrace overlooks the Southern valleys of Ticino, the Lake of Lugano, the Valleys of Luino and of Lake Maggiore.
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.
Miglieglia, a lovely village situated on the slopes of Mount Lema, is a municipality of over 300 inhabitants but with a territory of 513 hectares covered mostly by woods.
Swissminiatur is an open-air museum where you can admire the most important Swiss buildings and means of transportation.
This peaceful village on the lakeshore, once entirely devoted to fishing, is the winner of the contest for "the most beautiful village in Switzerland".
The small lake of Muzzano (22 hectares) was acquired by Pro Natura in 1945; over the years, ownership was extended to encompass many more small plots of land scattered along its shores.