Castel San Pietro lies just a few kilometres outside Mendrisio and is easily reached by a local AutoPostale bus.
This is an area dedicated to wine production: its many vineyards offer guided tours and the opportunity to taste the excellent local wines.
The landscape is a mix of woodland and terraced vines studded with many typical Ticino/Lombard farmhouses, with plenty of places to stop and admire the view.
Church key: famiglia Cottarelli, phone +41 79 685 26 31 or +41 79 560 19 37.
- Hiking boots
- Sun cap
- Sun cream
- Hiking map
Montagnepulite: This project was born to promote an effective management and sustainable use of mountain huts in Ticino, and in particular the litter management. The responsible management of litter in the mountains is a matter of common sense. We can all contribute: