One Day Adventures

Discover some daily leisure programmes to help you get the most out of your holiday in the region. The itineraries here below can be modified to best suit your needs. Starting and finishing points are only indicative.

Let you inspire and start planning an unforgettable holiday.

Monte Carasso

360 steps suspended in the air - Tibetan Bridge "Carasc"

Curzútt, Monte Carasso
Unexpected highlights in the mountains above Monte Carasso await you on this impressive experience.


A 360° experience from Monte San Salvatore to Morcote

Monte San Salvatore - Carona - Morcote - Lugano
From the summit this route will take you to the village of Carona, where you can visit Parco San Grato botanical garden.


A day at Splash & Spa

Splash&Spa, Rivera
If the weather isn’t on your side or if you simply want to pamper yourself while still having a fun day out, Splash & Spa waterpark is the place to be!


A day dedicated to art in Lugano

Start your day with a visit to MASI in the Palazzo Reali, a Renaissance building that presents works from the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions dedicated to contemporary art.


A day in Capriasca

Tesserete - Cagiallo - Lugaggia - Vaglio - Sala Capriasca

A day spent in forests, villages and chestnut woods.


A day in Milan

Shopping is just great in Milan, a real melting pot of different cultures.


A dive into the medieval past - Bellinzona UNESCO

Just a few kilometres away from Lugano stands one of Ticino’s main attractions: the castles of Bellinzona, today on UNESCO’s World Heritage List.


A Tour in Giornico

The village boasts an outstanding historical heritage. Among its attractions are its vineyards and a small island in the Ticino river. This island can be reached by two small Romanesque bridges.


Brissago Islands

Brissago - Ascona
The mild climate at Lago Maggiore is unique in Switzerland, and enables subtropical plants to flourish in the open air on Isola Grande, the large island. The Botanical Gardens of the Canton of Ticino house around 1,700 plant species.


Discover Locarno

The town with the warmest climate in Switzerland, located on the northern shore of Lago Maggiore.


Discovering the fascinating Malcantone

The Malcantone is the most typical of the Ticino Sottoceneri region, welcomes tourists between an arm of Lake Lugano (Lugano) Agno, the Gulf, the Ponte Tresa River and the mountains that divide Switzerland and Italy, and the splendid Lake Maggiore (Locarno).


Flavours on the lakefront

Lugano - Caslano - Museo della Pesca - Alprose - Minigolf
A fascinating excursion that allows you to appreciate the beauty of the Malcantone hills.


From energy to magic

Monte Lema - Monte Tamaro
Take the cableway to the top of Monte Lema and 10 minutes later, you’ll be rewarded with a spectacular view from the top of the mountain.


Full-sized wonders to miniature marvels

Lugano - Monte Brè - Swissminiatur
The excursion includes a visit to the city center, a visit to the Monte Brè and the boat ride to Swissminiatur theme park.

Monte Generoso

Monte Generoso Emotions at 1704 m

Lugano - Capolago - Monte Generoso
Monte Generoso is one of the best panoramic mountains in Ticino.

Brusino Arsizio

Monte San Giorgio: a jump into the past

Lugano – Brusino – Monte San Giorgio – Tremona
From Lugano take the boat to Brusino, a characteristic village on Lake Ceresio.


Strolling through Mendrisio

Lugano – Mendrisio
Between Monte Generoso and Monte San Giorgio (Unesco World Heritage) there are varied hiking trails that lead through the sun-drenched vineyards.


Strolling through the Renaissance

The most fascinating period in Italian culture has left traces even in Lugano, when Ticino was part of the Duchy of Milan.


The wonders of Ceresio

Lugano - Gandria. A unique experience, which will allow you to admire landscapes of rare beauty, surrounded by the naturalistic wonders of the Gulf of Lugano.


Verzasca Valley

Of the wonderfully beautiful valleys of the Ticino, the Verzasca valley is probably the most fascinating - for both romantics and adventure fans.