On the road to Dolce Vita lifestyle


On the Grand Tour of Switzerland, the journey is the goal. This route will lead you 1000 miles through four language regions, over five Alpine passes, to eleven UNESCO World Heritage Sites as well as two biospheres and along 22 lakes, one of them the well-known Lake Maggiore.

Thanks to its privileged location, the climate and the stunning landscape along our lakeshores, the Lake Maggiore region and its surrounding valleys present an ideal stage during your Grand tour of Switzerland. Palms and glaciers, ancient churches and modern architecture, quiet valleys and international events make this region unique and fascinating. Our hiking trail network includes more than 1,400 km of paths from the lakeside winding through the valleys and up towards the summits of our mountains.

You can discover the most beautiful corners of the Lake Maggiore region by car, in the saddle of your motorbike, on a bike or on a romantic train journey full of nostalgia, with the Centovalli Railway.

While visiting Locarno for the film festival don’t miss the chance to discover the many facets of this exceptional destination …Experience a unique and unforgettable encounter!

Your Holiday in Ticino, Switzerland; get inspired: www.ascona-locarno.com

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