Discover Ticino

A multifaceted jewel

From the Alpine to the Mediterranean: come to Ticino Canton, a destination with some wildly different facets. Visit a charming corner of Switzerland that’s rich in natural contrasts. In just a few kilometres you can travel from the Gotthard massif down to the sweet hills of Mendrisiotto. We guarantee there’s nothing to bore you!

Gotthard Pass

The climate is always mild. And the slow change of the seasons sees the months passing by at the rhythm of the dolce vita.
For every season of Ticino there are events and activities suitable for any need: during Spring you can across some beatuiful hiking trails immersed in the wildest nature while during Summer, campsites host many guests in search of company and fun. During Autumn you can stroll through wonderful streets in the cities and Winter instead allows you to enjoy long days of snow in the mountains. In the Italian-speaking part of Switzerland any time of the year can be a holiday, where you can escape the routine 365 days a year.

Places to see in Ticino

Visit this diverse area of Switzerland. Glaciers, palm trees, Alpine valleys and rolling hills: variety is Southern Switzerland’s strong point.


Travel inspirations
A day in Ticino

Just one day in Ticino is unforgettable. Discover a land rich in contrasts! From glaciers to palm trees, it has it all.


The difficulty is deciding how to spend your time, there is so much choice! Whether with your family, as a couple, or with friends, you will find everything you’re looking for: culture and nature, sport and relaxation, old traditions and breath-taking panoramas wherever you look.

Parco Ciani, Lugano

Ticino is a multifaceted gem, that’s waiting for you!
If you are looking for a destination where to spend your holidays in family or a place where to relax immersed in the green, in any case Ticino awaits just you. Choose among many different kind of vacations that this amazing territory has to offer, pack your bags, come and explore!

Ticino, a land to discover

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