Things to see and do - Lugano
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Unmissable tourist sites
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Lugano : Michelin's recommendations
The "Queen of Ceresio" stretches to the end of a harmonious bay framed by the wooded Monte Brè and Monte San Salvatore. Lugano faces south and is a health and tourist resort that is particularly popular in Spring and Autumn. It offers numerous leisure activities and is ideally located for visiting lakes Maggiore, Como and Lugano.
Tourist attractions Lugano : Things to see and do
Piazza Luini CH - 6900 Lugano
This convent church was begun in 1499 and has three of the finest frescos by Bernardo Luini (c. 1480-1532). The most impressive fresco decorates the enclosure separating the choir from the nave and shows the Passion. In the first chapel to the right,..
CH - Lugano
Textile merchant and keen traveller Arturo Sherrer (1881-1956) created here a unique garden where exuberant vegetation hides exotic structures: Casa Araba, the temple of Nefertiti, Siamese tea pavilion... Among the Mexican pines, bamboo and eucalyptu..
Piazza della Riforma CH - 6900 Lugano
The little pedestrian streets and sloping streets are a paradise for those who want to go shopping or just window shop. Via Nassa, with its arcades lined with elegant shops is the main street. It leads to Piazza della Riforma, a vast and busy square ..
Piazza Cioccaro 9 CH - 6900 Lugano
The Hotel Acquarello is located in the Old Town of Lugano, right at the lower terminus of the funicular connecting the centre to the main railway station. Some rooms have a balcony and offer views over the roofs of Lugano. The multi-lingual staff i..
Corso Pestalozzi 13 CH - 6900 Lugano
Housed in a historic building, Hotel Zurigo is located in the centre of Lugano right opposite the Lugano Centro Bus Stop and offers you en-suite rooms with free Wi-Fi. The hotel has an underground car park. Lake Lugano is just 300 metres away and wi..
Piazza Indipendenza 9 CH - 6901 Lugano
Set within the centre of Lugano, Hotel Pestalozzi is only 150 metres away from the shores of Lake Lugano. Free Wi-Fi is available. The restaurant at Hotel Pestalozzi Lugano serves traditional Swiss and Ticino cuisine, as well as Italian specialities..
via Bassone 7 CH - 6974 Aldesago
via Nassa 68 CH - 6901 Lugano
via Paolo Regazzoni 8 CH - 6900 Lugano
via Montalbano 5 CH - 6900 Lugano
via Giuseppe Cattori 18 CH - 6900 Lugano
via Cassarinetta 6 CH - 6902 Lugano-Paradiso