Summer in Ticino

Your summer is colourful

Welcome to the south of Switzerland, where summer tastes like an unforgettable holiday! Ticino is the right place to celebrate summer. Enjoy the lingering warmth of the sun against the backdrop of the Alpine landscape and lake shores, or delight in the exquisite blend of Mediterranean ambience and Swiss culture that is unique to this region. Let your summer adventure become unforgettable!

Unmissable Ticino summer

Panoramic hikes to the top of the peaks? Breathtaking views that are worth the ride, refreshing waterfalls, treasures to discover and much more. Ticino's summer offers something for everyone, and you'll be spoilt for choice.

Crossing the Blenio Valley on the Trekking del Sole trail

Crossing the Blenio Valley on the Trekking del Sole trail

Kayak, Lago di Lugano

In the morning, after a healthy breakfast, enjoy an adrenaline downhill ride on a mountain bike. From the mild to the wild, and on your way back, dive into the clear rivers or pedal on the lakes. Discover the quality of Ticino's bathing waters. Do you want to know the water temperature in the shores? Consult the bulletin.

Dive into summer

With more than 160 km of coast: just pick your beach. With lakes, rivers and bathing areas, Southern Switzerland is the land of water!


The aperitif at sunset and in the evening a walk in the moonlight. What's that? The little bear!
The sky is clear, tomorrow a new beautiful day awaits us.


unique in all seasons