A vibrant and refreshing holiday awaits you

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.

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Summer in Ticino

There is a place in Switzerland where nature is unique, the landscape is rich in contrasts and there are more than 2'170 hours of sunshine in a year.

Where? In Ticino, of course!

In the morning, after a healthy breakfast, why not seek a little outdoor adventure?

From the mild to the wild, by afternoon it’s difficult to resist the temptation of a swim in the refreshing clear river waters or deep blue of the lakes.

Events in Ticino

Summer nights and music is in the air.

Whether it’s Pop, jazz, classical: there’s always a great musical choice! The calendar is rich in concerts, film festivals but also theatrical performances and cinema under the stars.


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.

Travel experiences

Whatever your ideal holiday, in Ticino you are sure to find what’s right for you. Get inspired by our travel tips: you will be spoilt for choice.


Useful information for your holiday

Main brochures

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