Where Italy caresses Switzerland

Surrounded by the impressive mountain landscape of Ticino, the Lake Lugano region provides the perfect setting in which to enjoy la dolce vita: balmy summer evenings, active recreation, spending time together.

Thanks to the variety on offer and the unmistakable Italian ambience, the area around Lugano is a popular holiday destination all year round, attracting nature lovers, sports enthusiasts, culture vultures, foodies and tranquillity seekers in equal measure.

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Un vero paradiso!

Have a browse around the market, take a boat trip on the lake or stroll along the lido before enjoying an exotic drink under the stars at the end of a great day: there’s a reason why the district is called Lugano-Paradiso. And don’t forget the ice cream!