Excursion Ideas

Ideas for a Perfect Day Out

The beauty and uniqueness of the Centro Magliaso continue throughout the surrounding region. Thanks to our central location, it is easy to visit Ticino’s most beautiful sights. Here are a few suggestions for an exciting or relaxing excursion. You can also browse our digital guest folder for an extensive overview of the excursions, offers, and tips for your stay!


Monte Lema

Adventure Mountain Monte Lema

Between Lake Lugano and Lake Maggiore, unforgettable adventures await the whole family at the Monte Lema Adventure Mountain. The 1,624-metre-high mountain offers impressive panoramic views and features around 80 km of hiking paths, mountain bike routes, and playgrounds. Paragliders and hang gliders regularly take off from Monte Lema into the south Ticino skies.

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Bridge Carasc

Carasc Tibetan Bridge

High above Bellinzona, adventurous day-trippers can enjoy an unforgettable experience. The Carasc Tibetan Bridge connects the hill zone of Sementina with Monte Carasso over a distance of 270 metres. 700 larch wood planks are suspended at 130 metres guaranteeing breathtaking and thrilling views. 

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Lugano Garden City

Lugano is different. A city full of contrasts – city centre, gardens and lake. Only 20 minutes from the Centro Magliaso, we invite you to discover this lively city. Stroll along the promenade of Parco Ciani, visit Via Cattedrale, explore small shops from bygone times, or relish the silence in the courtyard of the old monastery behind the Church of Santa Maria degli Angioli in Piazza Luini surrounded by century-old walls.

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Boat Trip on Lake Lugano

Our Centre sits right on the shores of Lake Lugano. We recommend that you enjoy a unique perspective of the spectacular landscape by taking one of the many boat trips on offer. Choose from a range of excursions, including themed trips, and explore the region from the water.

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Sessa Gold Mine

Mysterious gold mine – Visit the 375-metre-long main tunnel of the Sessa gold mine in Ticino and take a journey back in time. Spanning five floors, the underground galleries were restored and opened to the public in 2018.

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Waterpark Splash & SPA Tamaro

East of Lake Maggiore you will find the Splash & SPA, a 10,000 m2 waterpark. Along with a wave pool, paddling pool and slides for the little ones, visitors can relax in the wellness area with an impressive choice of five different saunas. The outdoor area, with its unique panoramic views over the surrounding mountains, is particularly tempting.

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 Waterfall in the Bavona Valley

For nature lovers, a visit to the beautiful waterfall in the Bavona Valley is a must. Nestled between the mountains north of Locarno is the picturesque village of Foroglio. After walking through the fairy-tale-like village, admire the 108-metre waterfall, one of the most breathtaking in Ticino.

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