48 hours in Lugano

A weekend in Lugano and surroundings

Ciao Lugano!


It's been a long time since 1855 when the Ciani brothers built the Hotel Du Parc - Lugano's first hotel - which was the start of tourism in Lugano. Today, the city overlooking Lake Ceresio has 67,000 inhabitants and is not only Switzerland's third largest financial centre but also a popular tourist destination. Let's discover it!

Day 1


Lugano is also this: rich aperitifs, art, entertainment and historic hotels.
Enjoy your first day!

DAY 1
18.00

Aperitif at Gabbani

20.00

Show at LAC

23.00

Sleeping at the International au Lac Historic Lakeside Hotel

Day 2


A sizzling day awaits you, between city, mountain and lake.

DAY 2
09.00

Breakfast in Piazza Riforma

10.00

A stroll through the city

14.00

A ride on the electric motorship

16.00

View from Monte Bré

20.00

Dinner at Ristorante Seven

23.00

Casino Lugano

24.00

Sleeping at Suitehotel Parco Paradiso

Day 3


Lugano's Mediterranean climate allows you to stroll around the city, experiencing street art and nature, all year round, even in winter!

DAY 3
10.00

Street Art in the centre

14.00

Walking in Ciani Park

Let yourself be inspired