10 good reasons to choose Lugano

1. Safety

Safe and secure environment, with strong economy and high quality of life.

2. Location

Ideally located in the heart of Europe with reliable public transportation. One-hour distance from Milano Malpensa Airport and just a few hours away from Zurich.

3. Climate

Mediterranean climate all year along.

4. Compact & cosy

Congress Venues, hotels, attraction – everything is within easy reach.

5. Efficiency and reliability

Switzerland is one of the best organized countries in the world, and the Swiss have a reputation for being friendly and reliable. Hosting a conference in Lugano guarantees high quality at a fair price.

6. Premium Class

Lugano is well-known as an International Research & Technology Hub.

7. Free public transportation

Free public transportation for visitors staying in hotels, youth hostels and campings with Ticino Ticket.

8. Accommodation

High quality hotels (43 hotels, 3* up to 5*) and accommodation types.

9. Value added tax

Not only is the applicable rate at 8% the lowest in Europe, but also almost 100% can be claimed back from the government after your purchases if you reside outside of Switzerland.

10. Free consultation

A team of expert is at your disposal to assist you with the organization of your event