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Make your vacation in Ticino an unforgettable experience! We have put together our suggestions for the most beautiful places to visit and attractions available here. Enjoy discovering!
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Places to see in Ticino

Bridge · Bellinzona and Valleys
Tibetan bridge "Carasc"
The 270 m long Tibetan bridge built by the Foundation Curzútt-S. Barnard allows the passage of the rugged valley that separates the communities of Sementina and Monte Carasso, two towns located in front of Bellinzona. The bridge joins the stone made village of Curzútt to the hiking path of Via delle Vigne, allowing you to make excursions in an area characterized by a landscape rich in cultural heritages.
Architecture · Mendrisio
Fiore di pietra - Monte Generoso
The new "Fiore di pietra" tourist attraction is a unique structure created by architect Mario Botta.
Viewpoint · Bellinzona and Valleys
Swing the World - Ticino
«Swing the World» is a project born with the aim of entertaining people in a creative way, stimulating them to spend time outside the walls of their homes, having fun outdoors.
Gondola - Top Station · Ascona-Locarno
Cable car Orselina-Cardada
Cardada is a fascinating place, as is the journey in the ultra modern cable car which takes you from Orselina at 395 metres above sea level to Cardada at 1,340 metres above sea level in just 5 minutes.
Monte Tamaro
Gondola - Valley Station · Lugano Region
Monte Tamaro
MONTETAMARO.CH A mountain of emotions and fun: Mountain Bike Trails,  panoramic walks, Adventure Park, Zip Line, Coaster bob and paragliding.  
Ponte dei Salti, Lavertezzo
Bridge · Ascona-Locarno
The romanic bridge "Ponte dei salti"
The bridge "ponte romano" also called "Ponte dei salti" (jump bridge) crosses the Verzasca river in Lavertezzo and is a typical medieval construction made of stone. After its partial destruction occured in 1868 it has been reconstructed in 1960. Close to the bridge you can admire a Chapel from the XVIII century.
Archaeological Site · Mendrisio
Tremona archaeological Park
The small village of Tremona has become known for its archaeological excavations which have been carried out since 2000.
Teatro Dimitri
Theater · Ascona-Locarno
Teatro Dimitri
The World of Clown Dimitri.
Historical Site · Bellinzona and Valleys
The Fortress of Bellinzona
The fortified complex of Bellinzona is an extraordinary example of a late medieval defence structure located at a key strategic point in the Alpine landscape. The Bellinzona castles are some of the most enchanting examples of fortified medievaL'architecture of the Alps.
Local Village · Mendrisio
The southernmost point in Switzerland
The southernmost point of Switzerland is easy to recognise because of the "milestone" indicating the coordinates, but also because of two installations that have been placed there: a paving that depicts Switzerland and a nice photo point.
Leisure Park · Lugano Region
Swissminiatur is an open-air museum where you can admire the most important Swiss buildings and means of transportation.
Cultural Center · Lugano Region
LAC – Lugano Arte e Cultura
LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura is the new Arts Centre dedicated to the visual arts, music and the performing arts, which promises to become one of Switzerland’s most important cultural institutions, with the aim of promoting a wide range of art and establishing Lugano as a cultural crossroads between northern and southern Europe.
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