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Fiore di pietra - Events 2021

Also this year at the Fiore di pietra at the top of Monte Generoso there will be food and wine, musical and magical events on board the steam train.

Sunset Apéro: Back by popular demand, the chance to enjoy a romantic evening of food and drink with a view at an altitude of 1704 m! You’ll experience an à la carte spread featuring delicious seasonal treats, cocktails and wine, not to mention music and a breathtaking sunset. Some dates will feature products provided by a sponsor. Booking recommended.

  • Round trip (at 18:35 Departure from Capolago – at 23:00 Return from Vetta)
  • Risotto tasting
  • Music
  • Adults and children from 6 years:   CHF 29.00

Switzerland on a plate: A series of four mouth-watering evenings dedicated to Swiss cuisine. The Bern Evening, where guests will be treated to the Swiss capital’s most famous dish, the Berner Plattethe Zurich evening and the Züri Geschnetzeltes, the Valais Evening, where the undisputed highlights on the table will be the world-famous Raclette and the original Gsottus. The series will conclude with two exquisite specialities from the Canton of the Grisons: Capuns and the flavoursome Maluns.

  • Round trip (at 19:00 Departure from Capolago – at 23:15 Return from Vetta)
  • Theme buffet
  • Adults:   CHF 85.00
  • Children (6-15):   CHF 55.00

VettaBrunch on Sunday: The Fiore di pietra restaurant offers a delicious selection of sweet and savoury dishes, including vegetarian options, combining creative chefs, an extraordinary range of local seasonal products and an evocative landscape. Booking recommended.

  • Round trip (according to official timetable)
  • Brunch buffet + water and coffee – from 11:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • Adults:   CHF 85.00
  • Children (6-15):   CHF 55.00

Welcome to discovering the Fiore di pietra! A guided tour that will reveal the secrets of Mario Botta’s extraordinary structure and the history of one of the oldest working rack railways in Switzerland. Discover interesting facts, and hear plenty of fascinating stories and legends. Tours are available on request in English and the national languages, and can be customised to your needs.

  • Guided tour group max 10 persons
  • At 11:00 Start of the guided tour
  • Approx. at 11:30 end of guided tour and farewell drink
  • Free arrival and departure according to schedule
  • Price to be defined

Ticino Evenings: After our culinary tour of Switzerland, it's now time to explore local traditions, the flavours of the region and the aromas that emanate from grandmas’ kitchens throughout Ticino. The chefs at Fiore di pietra will prepare their most mouth-watering recipes, and on some evenings a guest chef will also reveal their culinary secrets. Live music from Ticino-based artists. Booking recommended.

  • Round trip (at 19:00 Departure from Capolago – at 23:15 Return from Vetta)
  • Dinner
  • Adults:   CHF 85.00
  • Children (6-15):   CHF 55.00

Jazz Matinèe with panorama: Enjoy live music from a jazz duo – a singer and accompanist – on the Fiore di pietra’s panoramic terrace, surrounded by the extraordinary landscape of the Alps, Lake Lugano and the Muggio Valley.

  • Round trip by train according to price list
  • A la carte aperitif

Nostalgic journey on board the steam train: The first outings of the season for Switzerland’s oldest active steam locomotive and its wagon Belle Epoque, taking you on an unforgettable journey and bringing the past back to life amidst beautiful natural surroundings. Booking essential.

  • Each steam train journey takes approx. 1h30/2h00
  • Adults:   CHF 80.00
  • Children 6-15 years:   CHF 70.00
  • Children 0-5 years:   free

Monte Generoso off-limits: The Monte Generoso Railway has always enabled people of all abilities to access the summit and Fiore di pietra, with a carriage designed to transport wheelchair users and accompanying carers. Two ascents and descents have been scheduled at specific times on 19 June, 17 July and 8 August to enable small groups or accompanied individuals to access one of Ticino’s most beautiful attractions. Booking recommended.

  • Round trip as per official timetable (accompanying person travels free of charge)
  • Departure from Capolago: at 09:25 and at 11:35
  • Return from Vetta: at 14:45 and at 16:45

For further information and reservation, please consult the website: www.montegeneroso.ch


  • CATEGORIES Enogastronomy , Music