Ticino, a paradise for outdoor activities

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From the Alps to the Mediterranean environment: come to Ticino to discover a destination with a thousand different personalities. Visit this corner of Switzerland, rich in trails and natural contrasts. Just a few kilometres are all that separates the peaks of the Gotthard mountains from the gentle hills of the Mendrisiotto. We can guarantee you won’t get bored!

Did you know that in Ticino you can hike just one step from the sky? To live this experience we propose the "Vie Alte", technically demanding alpine routes recommended for expert hikers.

Did you also know that Ticino is the right place to run on mountain tops, in the woods or at the foot of imposing rock faces? Find the trail running itineraries that are right for you.


SwitzerlandMobility is the national network for non-motorized traffic.
These represent a selection of the most attractive routes in Switzerland. The routes have been developed for all these groups with standard signalization according to common rules.

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Pastures, crystal clear streams, breathtaking views, pretty villages, sparkling lakes and many other wonders await you.

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