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From Caprino to Cantine di Gandria along Lake Lugano

A charming path alongside Lake Lugano which will simply stun you with the intense blue of its waters. Enjoy views of the city and the commanding mountains surrounding it. Discover the pretty villages of Caprino and Gandria and savour some fine local produce. And if you want to add a little extra fun, why not make the return trip by boat at the end of the excursion? Skimming across the lake with the wind on your hair, what better way to end an unforgettable day?

DepartureCaprino
ArrivalGandria
Suitable for
Kids
Dogs
Adults
Itinerary features
Typology
Linear
Length
4.24 KM
Duration
1H 30
Difficulty
Easy
Wednesday 21 February
MAX 9° / MIN 1°
rainfall 0%
wind light
Weather forecast for the next days

Thu
7° 1°

Fri
6° 2°

Sat
8° 2°

Sun
7° 2°

Mon
4° 1°
Alternative routes

Option A:

The path looks like it is flat, but only part of it actually is. Some degree of fitness is a necessity, as are appropriate shoes. During bad weather, the path should be considered closed between San Rocco and Landessa. Please check the weather forecasts prior to doing this walk.



Option B:

A stop in the tiny village of Gandria, on the opposite side of the lake, is highly rec...

Tips
  • Hiking boots
  • Sun cap
  • Water-bottle
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun cream
  • Hiking map
  • Camera
  • Food

 

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Tourism Organization Addresses

Ente Turistico del Luganese
Piazzale della Stazione

CH-6900 Lugano
T +41 58 866 66 00 
F +41 58 866 66 09
[email protected]
www.luganoturismo.ch

 

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