TICINO

A new awakening

A small region, a big world.

Ticino is rich in natural contrasts. In just a few kilometers you can travel from the Gotthard massif right down to the sweet hills of Mendrisiotto, close to Italy. The four destinations can offer you everything you’re looking for: culture and nature, city and mountain villages, sport and relaxation.

Population
+333,700
Official language
Italian

Spring in Ticino

As nature blooms before your eyes, prepare to be both relaxed and charmed by all its wonders.


With the mildest year-round cIimate of any other canton in Switzerland, spring in Ticino is the best time to kick off your sport season. Whether you prefer to hike, cycle or simply stroll around, you will find suitable trails and itineraries.

Start your training in Ticino, where sport is a habit!

Events in Ticino

With one of Switzerland’s longest open-air festival season, the calendar is rich in concerts, film festivals but also theatrical performances and cinema under the stars. Don’t forget to save the dates!

TICINO TICKET

Benefit from free public transport and discounts on cable cars, navigation and tourist attractions during your stay in the southern canton!

One ticket, numberless emotions.

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PLAN YOUR TRAVEL

Useful information for your holiday

Main brochures

Brochures, guides, activity tips and many other suggestions to help you plan your holiday in Ticino