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Valle Verzasca

+41 91 746 17 77
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Stunning walk and scenery

The valley is perfect for a day trip, suitable for families with children as well. The scenery is... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Zagreb, Croatia
The whole valley is a wonderful drive.... we just kept on stopping

See the dam used at the start of the James Bond film, some lovely waterfalls, rivers, villages... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Oxford, UK
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

The valley is perfect for a day trip, suitable for families with children as well. The scenery is stunning and it makes you keep stopping and walking down close to the river to take photos. The river was very shallow when we were there in...More

Thank Maja_Bl15
Reviewed 17 July 2017

See the dam used at the start of the James Bond film, some lovely waterfalls, rivers, villages, scenery. We just kept on stopping as there was a new sight around every corner. And it's free. You can stop and walk too. We drove all the...More

1  Thank Oxford_UKRichard
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We took the bus 321 from Locarno city Center on a Sunday. We took the bus to Brione Paese, which was about 6.2km from the Lavertezzo falls. Once the bus drops you off you just walk down the road a little, over the bridge then...More

2  Thank dgaylor2015
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This place is a-mazing. It has a stream, that streams, with water in it. And people. They swim, and off one of the bridges they even jump into the water. It's great. We also went for one of the many hikes. They're tremendous. With waterfalls,...More

1  Thank Thijs K
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We very - very much enjoyed our day in Valle Verzasca. Luckily we arrived on a Monday and fairly early - it can be very busy on weekends. First stop the impressive dam and browsed the near by shop for some local products. The drive...More

1  Thank erbr63
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The Verzasca River is gorgeous and the stone buildings along the way made it feel like we were hiking in a different time. We took the 321 bus from Locarno using our Swiss Rail Pass in place of the fare. First, we went to Brione...More

4  Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

If you look for good view,fresh air nice river, visit Valle verzasca.. There is a road in mountain for tracking activity..careful any serious problem have to call helicopter

1  Thank Pocky P
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Switzerland is a magical place and Val Verzasca is one of its treasures. The river that passes through the entire valley is BEAUTIFUL! It has green and blue shades, it's 100% clear and, with the canyons around it, it creates a wonderful atmosphere. Go and...More

Thank Fabio M
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This is a place that should be on everyone's bucket list. The scenery is absolutely breath taking. I went during August and was able to enjoy taking a dip in the river. The river was a crystal clear and the water was FREEZING. If I...More

1  Thank Joleesa N
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I was there with my partner last month, was in awe of the place. It was like a magnet. Every inch of the place was magic. Despite my crutches, I managed it all in my own time. If you have not been, please GO.

1  Thank Mc441215
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Response from Af S | Reviewed this property |
Depends on where you are. In Switzerland there are busses to any destination.