Coronavirus in Ticino

Since the Coronavirus is a very present topic and has created some insecurities, we would like to keep our guest updated about the current situation. Please find answers to several frequently asked questions below.

  • What's the current situation?
    • The situation is constantly monitored and is stable. All tourist infrastructure and accommodation facilities have been able to reopen their doors. Events with up to 1'000 people can be held again. The wearing of masks on public transport is compulsory throughout Switzerland. 

  • How is the situation regarding borders?
    • Switzerland has reopened its borders with EU and EFTA countries and the UK since June 15. The Federal Council made this decision given the improvement in the situation related to coronavirus.
      For reliable and up-to-date information, we recommend visiting the Swiss Confederation's official page:

  • Is there a certification for tourist facilities?
    • Yes. At Swiss level has been created the label "Clean & Safe", which attests the compliance with protective measures by tourist facilities and thus strengthens guests' confidence in Switzerland as a safe travel destination. The label was developed in collaboration with professional associations.

  • What initiatives have been launched in recent weeks?
    • In recent weeks, many relaunching projects have been created at cantonal level by private individuals and partners in the territory. A selection of these initiatives can be found on the page

Last update: July 9

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