Unmissable tourist sites
Ascona Travel guide
Ascona : Michelin's recommendations
Ascona, like neighbouring Locarno, is ideally placed for numerous sports activities at the mouth of the Maggia, on the shores of Lake Maggiore. This small fishing village has been favoured by artists for many years and is a popular resort because of its atmosphere and site, as well as the area's rich excursion opportunities.
Tourist attractions Ascona : Things to see and do
Via delle Cappelle CH - 6612 Ascona
Founded in 1399 and transformed in the 15C, except the choir that remained Gothic, the Church of Santa Maria della Misericordia is famous for its coloured frescos, some of which are severely damaged, and its lovely retable of the Virgin from 1519.
Via Circonvallazione 26 CH - 6612 Ascona (Ticino)
Comfortable and nicely furnished rooms are provided at the hotel and you have complementary internet access available. A very large breakfast buffet is served each morning and several restaurants provide plenty of fine foods and a swimming pool is re..
Via Buonamano 2 CH - 6612 Ascona
Prix Prices from : 160 CHF
The Timeo hotel is located in the centre of Ascona, only 100 metres from Lago Maggiore. It offers you rooms with balconies, a restaurant with a terrace and free Wi-Fi. The rooms of the Timeo hotel were all renovated in 2010. They are located on 2 fl..
Via Muraccio 20 CH - 6612 Ascona
Prix Prices from : 70 CHF
Osteria Ticino enjoys a quiet location just a 5-minute walk from the Old Town of Ascona and the promenade along Lake Maggiore. Rooms offer free Wi-Fi and a balcony overlooking the garden or the mountains. The restaurant has a sun terrace overlooking..
piazza Motta 61 CH - 6612 Ascona
Lively and trendy atmosphere with large wooden tables for a restaurant open until the early hours of the morning. Menu of appetizing Mediterranean fare.
via Circonvallazione 26 CH - 6612 Ascona
Traditional cuisine served in a charming, classic restaurant, which takes its name from the famous Milanese family who built the castle here. In fine weather meals are served on the lovely terrace with views of the lake and the Brissago islands.
via Albarelle 37 CH - 6612 Ascona
Viale Bartolomeo Papio 1 CH - 6612 Ascona
In the centre of Ascona just a few minutes' walk from the lake, this restaurant-cum-lounge bar stands out for its unique modern design - the internal vertical garden is particularly striking. The restaurant is also renowned for its cuisine, which foc..
via delle Scuole 17 CH - 6612 Ascona
piazza G. Motta 31 CH - 6612 Ascona
In this elegant restaurant, find a lively regional cuisine and atmosphere, pleasant open-air dining in summer, theme-evenings and gastronomic fairs.