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  • Trans Swiss Trail
  • Trans Swiss Trail
  • Trans Swiss Trail
  • Trans Swiss Trail
  • Trans Swiss Trail
  • Trans Swiss Trail
  • Trans Swiss Trail
  • Trans Swiss Trail
  • Trans Swiss Trail
  • Trans Swiss Trail

Excursions – Trans Swiss Trail

Stage 30: Tesserete – Lugano

The trail leads over a thickly forested mountain crest.

Exceptional views of Lugano and the lake from the San Bernardo Chapel. The town is increasingly spreading up the surrounding hills. Lugano is the end of the Trans Swiss Trails - or the beginning.

Length

9 km

Height difference

Tesserete – Lugano: 300 m
Lugano – Tesserete: 520 m
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Requirements

easy

Time

Tesserete – Lugano: 2 h 50'
Lugano – Tesserete: 3 h

Conditions

easy

  1. Related Excursions
  2. Notes
  3. How to arrive

    Arrival / return travel Tesserete, Paese
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    Arrival / return travel Lugano
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    Ascent Tesserete
    Rail, bus, boat recommendation
    Lugano, Stazione–Tesserete, Stazione
    or
    Tesserete, Stazione–Lugano, Stazione

    Reason: metres in height saved approx. 430m and asphalt.

    Transit Lugano
    Rail, bus, boat recommendation
    Comano, Paese–Lugano, Stazione NordMonte Brè via Lugano, Stazione Nord
    Reason: The route section between Comano and Lugano is not signalised.

  4. Signalization

    Trans Swiss Trail - Porrentruy–Mendrisio