Summer in Ticino

Blue-sky wonder

Where are all those people going? And where does this music come from, full of joy and good humor that fills the air? After today's hike, which has brought you to discover new paths and breathtaking views, you are now ready to immerse yourself in the Dolcevita. Summer in Ticino rhymes with social events and warm evenings spent under starry skies, but don't forget the good food!

Unmissable summer events

Concerts by the lake or in the squares of small villages in the valleys? Panoramic hikes to the top of the peaks? An international film festival, sporting events and much more. Ticino's summer offers something for everyone, and you'll be spoilt for choice.

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

Region Ritom, Valle Leventina

Dive into the 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!


At night the town-squares buzz with life: it’s the festival season! From cinema to every type of music imaginable, the atmosphere is always unbeatable.

Be inspired

You don't know what to choose from the wide range of Ticino's offers?
Then be guided by some of the inspirations that we offer.


unique in all seasons