Things to see and do - Ascona
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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.
Piazza Motta CH - 6612 Ascona
Prix Prices from : 225 CHF
The Romantik Hotel Castello Seeschloss is located on the lake-side promenade of Ascona, 300 metres from the centre. It offers historic-style rooms and free internet access. You can park your car for free on the hotel's parking lot or in the garage a..
Piazza G. Motta 61 CH - 6612 Ascona
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..
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..
via Aerodromo 3 CH - 6612 Ascona
This pleasantly restful restaurant close to the airfield is divided into two rooms both of which feature a rustic décor and open onto a splendid veranda for summer dining. The grilled specialties are not to be missed.
Via Borgo 19 CH - 6612 Ascona
This restaurant showcases Asian cuisine and offers an impressive range of specialities. These include sushi, tempura, curries, spring rolls, Thai dishes and traditional teppanyaki.
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
Via Moscia 2 CH - 6612 ASCONA
This informal restaurant has views of the lake and the mountains, as well as an open-view kitchen where guests can observe the chef at work. The menu features classic cuisine with a creative twist and a good choice of fish and meat options. If you en..
via Muraccio 142 CH - 6612 Ascona
An elegant restaurant where, in summer, one can enjoy outdoor dining.
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 Segnale 10 CH - 6612 Ascona
The young chef at this restaurant, one of the child prodigies of German cuisine, never ceases to amaze. Although there is a limited choice on his two creative menus, his dishes offer a voyage through some of the best produce in Europe and even furthe..