Ticino is now even closer thanks to the Ceneri Base Tunnel

Winter in Ticino

Relax Montebello Castel

A very Present Middle Age

  • 21 April – 16.45
  • 21°
  • Surprised

The Mendrisiotto in ferment

In some breweries the first thing that strikes you are the scents, like that of hops, and in others the music ‒ “Iron Maiden?” ‒ but, in all of them, you sense passion and friendliness. Yes, because the world of beer means, first and foremost, sharing and being together.

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Experience Ticino outdoors. What can we inspire you with most? Here we have put together a fine selection of local products, hiking tips and biking routes for you. 


It's often the little moments that make you feel the most.


Ticino told through the protagonists' voices.

Safe journey in Ticino

Experience unique moments and travel safely at the same time - one does not exclude the other.  Holidays in Ticino are possible. Stay up to date with the current situation and the measures in force.

In Ticino there is enough space to keep distances.

Wide spaces

Our tourism partners conscientiously implement the official guidelines.


Holidays in a Mediterranean environment, but as safe as at home.



Beloved events such as the Locarno Film Festival, the Estival Jazz in Lugano, the Mendrisio Holy Week processions and the Beatles Days in Bellinzona will take place next year.  In the meantime here are some events that - according to government regulations - are expected in the next few months.
Don't miss and #benvenuti in Ticino!


Useful services and offers to enjoy your holiday in Ticino.

Small moments, a great experience

Welcome to the official tourism site of Ticino, the most Mediterranean of the Swiss cantons. On this site you'll find all the information you need to plan your next holiday.

Discover the territory:
What the different regions of the canton have to offer, each one with its own characteristics and events.
What to do during the different seasons—there are unforgettable experiences to be had in Ticino any time of the year.
What kind of experiences it offers—Ticino offers a variety of activities, whether you want relaxation or prefer adventure and fun in a natural setting. You can choose from a variety of sports and excursions, or explore the more cultural and gastronomic routes. You can also discover all the events to be attended in the various cities of the canton.

Next, it's time for planning
Choose how to get there, whether by train—at one of the various stations in the canton's cities—plane, or even by car.  
Decide where to stay—Ticino offers a variety of options, from hotels to holiday homes, and even Alpine huts and farms.
Learn how to get around the canton—its buses, cable cars, railways, and boats allow you to explore Ticino’s territories and cities with ease.

Discover everything you need to make your holiday unique on the official tourism website of Ticino!

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