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Address: Lugano, Switzerland
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+41 91 971 31 71
09:00 - 19:30
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Good trip with a car. Serpentine rosds sre narrow but drivers are polite. Easy way up. 20 min walk from the parking place to the top. Wort it!

Reviewed 1 week ago
harri l
Espoo, Finland
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Espoo, Finland
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good trip with a car. Serpentine rosds sre narrow but drivers are polite. Easy way up. 20 min walk from the parking place to the top. Wort it!

Thank harri l
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a clear day (which is often) the view from the top is spectacular. If you are feeling fit the 6.0+ km hike down is a relatively easy way to enjoy the woods. Plan for at least 3 hours to make your way down. If you are fit you can hike up to the TOP but be warned that there... More 

Thank SingaporeBms
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an easy 45 minute trip in the hire car from Como to Lugano to specifically go on the Funicular Railway up Monte Bre. Honestly it was a bit disappointing. it was fun to do but at £25 per son for a 4 min Funicular ride and then £20 per person for a coffee and bun at the top I... More 

Thank TimP20
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Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We took the ferry from Lugano to Gandria and hiked up Mount Bre as recommended by our hotel concierge. Loved the good workout from the hike but probably not suitable for families Travelling with very young children or old folks. View at the top of the hill was visually stunning, great place to have a picnic too!

1 Thank Shalom2218
London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This is well worth while, the view is incredible. Our son is three yeas of age and could complete the journey to the summit from the township car park with no problems. A real highlight

Thank a_chienbrun
Lugano, Switzerland
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Monte Bre is an excellent place to take a long walk. The view is beautiful, the air clean , the exercise fantastic ! also you can take wonderful pictures !

Thank alecami1026
Bled, Slovenia
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

A short trip with my husband. We visited Milan and the Italian Lakes, we finally visited and Switzerland. City near the border with Italy. You can climb on foot or by cable car. I would recommend it to yourself climb, the atmosphere is nicer and cheaper you go. Beautiful view. Dial on clear days, because of the cloud will not... More 

1 Thank Lana M
Coquimbito, Argentina
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Took the short walk from the parking lot, a pleasant, not strenuous climb. A majestic view, all the way to Lombardy. An ideal way to get your bearings, and plan additional walks.

Thank ManuelLucero
Lugano, Switzerland
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8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

There is a walk from the lakeside , all the way up to the church in Bre village! Its a good hard hike and only for the fit, but the views are stunning. At the car park , there are 2, you can walk up to Monte Boglia, another 2.5 hrs slog, and sleep in the mountain hut. From the... More 

Thank toyotakev
La Crosse, Wisconsin
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful hike. If you make it all the way to the top you can see a beautiful sunset on lake lugano.

Thank cjhagar

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