Things to see and do - Ascona
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 Buonamano 2 CH - 6612 Ascona
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 Buonamano, 7 CH - 6612 Ascona
Prix Prices from : 90 CHF
Located 100 metres from Ascona's Old Town and a 5-minute walk from Lake Maggiore, Hotel Polo offers air-conditioned rooms with cable TV. Free parking and free Wi-Fi are available. You can start your day with a rich breakfast buffet and enjoy diverse..
Piazza G. Motta 61 CH - 6612 Ascona
Prix Prices from : 170 CHF
The “Meridiana” offers the charm of a historic Swiss-Italian Ticinese house with walls from the Middle Ages blended with modern architecture and facilities. The rooms and the large terrace offer a direct view to the lake. Make use of the wellness a..
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.
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.
piazza G. 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 delle Scuole 17 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 Albarelle 37 CH - 6612 Ascona