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  • Sentiero Lago di Lugano - Stage 3 Capanna Tamaro Medeglia
  • Sentiero Lago di Lugano - Stage 3 Capanna Tamaro Medeglia
  • Sentiero Lago di Lugano - Stage 3 Capanna Tamaro Medeglia
  • Sentiero Lago di Lugano - Stage 3 Capanna Tamaro Medeglia
  • Sentiero Lago di Lugano - Stage 3 Capanna Tamaro Medeglia
  • Sentiero Lago di Lugano - Stage 3 Capanna Tamaro Medeglia
  • Sentiero Lago di Lugano - Stage 3 Capanna Tamaro Medeglia
  • Sentiero Lago di Lugano - Stage 3 Capanna Tamaro Medeglia
  • Sentiero Lago di Lugano - Stage 3 Capanna Tamaro Medeglia
  • Sentiero Lago di Lugano - Stage 3 Capanna Tamaro Medeglia

Excursions – Sentiero Lago di Lugano

Stage 3: Capanna Tamaro – Medeglia

Nowhere else will you get such direct views into south and north Ticino.

In contrast to the well-viewed Botta church at Alpe Foppa, below the Monte Tamaro, the Monti di Medeglia - unknown and an insiders’ tip. 

Length

21 km

Height difference

Capanna Tamaro – Medeglia: 900 m
Medeglia – Capanna Tamaro: 2100 m
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Requirements

medium

Time

Capanna Tamaro – Medeglia: 7 h 50'
Medeglia – Capanna Tamaro: 9 h 30'

Conditions

difficult

  1. Related Excursions
  2. Notes

    Hint
    Rail/bus/boat: long section, please note cableway recommendation No. 307 Alpe Foppa–Rivera.

    Hint
    Beware: no overnight accommodation possibilities in Medeglia; please note bus recommendation No. 293 Medeglia, Paese–Rivera-Bironico.

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  3. How to arrive

    Arrival / return travel Alpe Foppa
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    Ascent Monte Tamaro
    Ascent Monte Tamaro307
    Rail, bus, boat recommendation
    Rivera–Alpe Foppa 
    or
    Alpe Foppa–Rivera
    Reason: metres in height saved approx. 900m.

    Ascent Medeglia
    Ascent Medeglia293
    Rail, bus, boat recommendation
    Medeglia, Paese–Rivera-Bironico, Posta/FFS 
    or
    Rivera-Bironico, Posta/FFS–Medeglia, Paese
    Reason: metres in height saved approx. 230m.

    Aller / retour Medeglia, Paese
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  4. Signalization

    Wl 052 00 Ti 140Px