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Lugano, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was there for the day- to escape the rain in the Alps. I viewed the lake from many vantage points in the city, as well as from the tops of Mte. Bre and Mte. San Salvatore. What a fantastic view and a fantastic place:...More

Thank Buc_Haish
Reviewed 4 days ago

A small paradise in the prealps in Switzerland only 1 hour from the city of Milan. A nice promnade on the lake to a sky view on top of San Salvatore not far from the center of Lugano.

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lake Lugano prides itself of it's natural look; the beautiful panoramas already fascinated travelers; there are main attractions and events by lake and to admire the largest jet of water; there is a wonderful promenade to stroll by day and evening.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came on a bus tour that gave us a half day to buy chocolate at the local Co-op department store, and walk/sightsee as much as possible before getting back on the tour bus. I loved walking and looking at the architecture. Beautiful buildings. Found...More

1  Thank SusanS3880
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came on a day trip from Como which was a quick 40 minute jaunt. I had thought Lake Como was beautiful but this might even surpass it. Even on a cooler autumn day the snow topped mountains set the scene and the golds and...More

1  Thank joolzpop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked the whole of the lovely promenade by the lake.We found an easy car park . It was hazy on our visit so we chose not to do a boat trip but to visit the town. On Sunday all the shops are shut so...More

1  Thank Yas46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lugano wasn't even on our Europe itinerary till our Jngufraujoch tour guide Toni mentioned it. So we decided to spend a day there and drove down from Basel. And boy, were we glad that we did! The views are spectacular, and walking around the promenade...More

Thank wordsncolors
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The perfect lake to walk along in the decent warm weather. Fantastic views and if you can, get out on the water by either renting a boat or hopping onto a ferry. Walk, run, swim, do whatever you like. The lake changes of course depending...More

Thank dudley8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just stroll along the front, or take a lovely boat trip from the town pier. The trip goes to several little villages around the lake, and down to the Italian border. It's just spectacular.

Thank Deb M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the request of my friend who is from Switzerland, he urged me to visit as I was in Milan on holiday. The train ride was about an hour north of Milan just across the border to Lugano. I walked down the stoned cobbled path...More

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22 October 2018|
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Response from rawnyd | Reviewed this property |
We took the train from Milan to Como, stayed in Como for a few days, then took the train from Como to Lugano. I know you can take a direct train from Milan to Lugano. The train was fast and easy. You can take a ferry from... More
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14 October 2018|
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Response from Jeremy F | Reviewed this property |
By car it is approx 1 and a half hours. By train you would have to travel via Milan, approx 3 and a half hours.
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6 August 2018|
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Response from TestDia | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know about the day pass for vehicle as I travelled from Zurich by train. Lugano centre is beautiful when walking around the little roads and the lake side is magnificent. Hope you enjoy it as much as we did.
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