5 swings that overlook the world


With the wind in your hair and a breathtaking view. Chestnut wood, beech wood and a woven polypropylene rope. The perfect frame for a shot to remember. Swings created to entertain people in the open air are scattered throughout Ticino. Want to know where the next locations are? Follow @_swingtheworld_ and share your moment #swingtheworld!

1. 46°13'10.56"N 8°34'40.619"E


In the wildest valley of the Locarnese destination, in the Onsernone Valley you can swing in peace and quiet. With a 360° view the swing is just a few steps away from the cable car Zott - Alpe Salei on Pizzo Zucchero.

Swing Pizzo Zucchero, Onsernone Valley

2. 46°27'46.476"N 8°53'9.743"E


In the heart of the Blenio Valley, with a view of the highest peak of Ticino, you can find one of the two swings of the Nara region. Easily reachable on foot from the chairlift that arrives in Cancorì it is located near the bar Pela, at 1,760 m a.s.l., in a small clearing of the Bosco Nero.

Swing Nara 2, Blenio Valley

3. 46°11'27.024"N 8°46'55.595"E


A wonderful view of Lake Maggiore awaits you at 1,340 m a.s.l. In Cardada (reachable by cable car) it is possible to Swing in the middle of nature, just a few steps away from Locarno.

Swing Cardada, Locarno

4. 46°8'35.232"N 8°50'18.024"E


Suspended a few centimetres from the water surface of Lake Maggiore with a view of the Verzasca Valley? It's all true, this is the swing positioned at Shaka Beach in Vira Gambarogno.

Swing Shaka Beach, Vira Gambarogno

5. Coming 2021


Where will the next swing be? Who knows! At 1,704 m a.s.l. and with a 360° view?
Stay tuned to find out.

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