1,704 m a.s.l., alpine pastures and footpaths, a railway celebrating its 130th anniversary, the oldest working steam train in Switzerland and the world-famous Fiore di pietra. Monte Generoso dominates southern Ticino and is packed with history and experiences. Let’s discover some of them.
Egidio Maglio, Chief railway operator of the Ferrovia Monte Generoso for almost 40 years
Steam trains are like coffee: it’s already apparent in the morning whether or not it will be a good day depending on what the smoke coming out of the funnel is doing.