"Certainly, a route that all mountain-bike lovers should try is the trail known as Lugano Bike 66. My advice would be to take a couple of days to complete it, giving you time to enjoy every single kilometer".
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Get your fill in energy and be captivated by the ever-changing and enchanting landscape of the Region of Lugano.
The 5 most beautiful MTB circuits in Switzerland: Lugano Bike (pg. 32)
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Discover how to transport your bicycle on public transports in the Region of Lugano.
Discover all the provided accessory services such as renting, MTB Guide and Bike shuttle service.
Discover the most ideal and convenient places where to spend the night. It's possible to choose from several kind of accomodation that offers you special MTB packages.
Proffix Swiss Bike Cup, International MTB Race XCO C1. Even this year, the Monte Tamaro Velo Club proposes its own MTB race, an event of great national and international importance.
The Velo Club Capriasca is once again organizing the MTB-XCO race for 2020, which will take place in the magnificent woods of Redde.
During the Urban short track competition of the PROFFIX Swiss Bike Cup, the best mountain bike cyclists of the Juniori, U23 and Elite categories will compete in the center of Lugano.
One of the most attractive trails in the Ticino winds its way as a high trail around the Val Colla above Lugano and leads through the imposing Monte Tamaro to the hilly forest of Malcantone.
A fantastic tour with spectacular panoramic views
|Height difference||4191 m|
This is an excursion that takes you to the discovery of the fascinating peninsula on the outskirts of Lugano. It's a tour that combines naturalistic and cultural aspects and is within every biker's reach.
|Duration||3 h 40'|
|Height difference||852 m|
This tour conjugates sports, culture and natural surroundings in one unique excursion.
|Duration||2 h 25'|
|Height difference||530 m|
Explore the nature, history and culture of Malcantone on the Tresa Bike trail. The route leads you through the region's typical hill country.
|Duration||2 h 39'|
|Height difference||454 m|
This tour offers a chance to explore the green hills and mountains of Malcantone: an encounter with nature that allows you to observe different ecosystems and their development.
|Duration||4 h 43'|
|Height difference||1112 m|
Discover the beauty of the verdant Alto Malcantone in the vicinity of Lugano. The vast chestnut forests are particularly memorable.
|Duration||5 h 30'|
|Height difference||1477 m|
Itinerary on the outskirts of Lugano sheltered from the noises of the city. You can take a pleasant ride from the town taking the funicular railway up the majestic Monte Brè. From there you’ll pass through both its woods and those of Monte Boglia.
|Duration||2 h 15'|
|Height difference||637 m|
An undemanding excursion and within everyone’s reach. It takes in mainly the woodland of San Clemente and the small lake of Origlio, two much appreciated tourist destinations.
|Duration||2 h 25'|
|Height difference||501 m|
A panoramic tour in the hills where you come across pastures, a typical Alpine hut, a lodge, a farm and a mountain meadow. This is one of the classic mountain bike paths of the Lugano region situated on the slopes of Monte Bar, where there’s an alpine hut with the same name, with “Bike Friendly” services.
|Duration||4 h 15'|
|Height difference||916 m|
This tour is designed to exploit some of the peculiarities that Capriasca offers. The itinerary touches il Motto della Croce, one of the best panoramic views of Lugano. It crosses a varied territory immersed in lush greenery where the works of man mix with those created by nature.
|Duration||3 h 15'|
|Height difference||856 m|
This is a circular panoramic itinerary, a classic and much loved by mountain bikers! It reaches a typical mountainous region with an astonishing array of flora, fauna and geology. The route is well provided for by three refreshment facilities.
|Duration||4 h 15'|
|Height difference||1181 m|
The discovery of the mountains that surround the Val d'Isone, an area not particularly known but one that deserves to be visited. The excursion enhances the most fascinating places of the area accessible by Mountain Bike. From wooded slopes to pastures, from panoramic viewpoints to a peat bog.
|Duration||4 h 20'|
|Height difference||1091 m|