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What to do > Trips and hiking > Routes and excursions

excursions for everyone!

Selection of 10 exciting itineraries. Detail

Lugano Trekking

Enchanting path surrounded by nature with extraordinary panorama!


Lugano & Capriasca Scenic Trail

Swiss Ultra Trail Award 2015 - Winner!
A stunning, panoramic excursion (run) along ridges in the Lugano area through awe-inspiring landscapes offering unique vistas!

Single routes

A selection of walks and excursions.


Switzerland on foot
has chosen the most beautiful itineraries among from the network of well-known Swiss excursions for a total of 6300 km – “The very best of Switzerland!”.
Local paths Lugano
Lago di Lugano path
Trans Swiss Trail
Via Gottardo

Excursions in Ticino

Mapped with Google Street View Trekker.
Selection of 25 Premium itineraries
5 Lugano Premium itineraries


Create on-line your excursion!
TI-Sentieri is a program which enables you to consult the official network of hiking paths in Canton Ticino and organise your hike.


Excursion maps

At our tourism offices you find 2 maps with the updated excursions paths. We propose 32 excursions with the respective information about the duration, the gradient and the distance.

Topographic excursion map 1:25.000
In 4 languages

Sfr. 26.00

Photographic excursion map 1:20.000
In 4 languages

Sfr. 18.00

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Theme paths


On the mountains in safety!

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