The Museum hosts precious evidence of Hermann Hesse’s last 43 years in Montagnola up until his death.
As soon as you enter these one-of-a-kind botanical gardens you’ll feel you're in an enchanted world where colors and scents make for a truly unforgettable experience.
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 Tamaro is one of the most appreciated spots of the region and supplies Alpine emotions at a stone’s throw from the city.
The original town settlement lies on the shores of the lake and is off the main traffic artery. Characteristic are the narrow internal streets and its vast square on the lake.
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.
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".