The number of coronavirus infections in Ticino and Switzerland is still high. The situation is constantly monitored and is under control. Throughout Switzerland there is an obligation to wear a mask in public transport and at stations and on all public indoor places. It is mandatory to wear a mask outdoors if the distance cannot be maintained. Gatherings of more than 5 persons in public places is prohibited.
The Federal Council has decided that restaurants, bars, dance halls, discos, museums, libraries, zoos, parks, sports and leisure facilities and facilities must remain closed until the 28th of February 2021. Shops and markets that do not sell basic groceries will also be closed from Monday January 18 through the end of February. (Exceptions apply to hardware stores and garden shops).
Ski areas can remain open provided the protection plans are adhered to.
For more information, we recommend visiting the website of the Federal Office of Public Health or the website of the canton Ticino (in Italian):