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Monte Tamaro, Lugano
(4.6/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Head to the top of Monte Tamaro for scenic views, outdoor adventure activities, hiking, swimming, and more. A gondola will transport you 1,530 m (5,019 ft) above sea level to Alpe Foppa, the starting point for hikes of all levels. Try out the ropes course and make your way through the treetops. Take a toboggan ride through the downhill course, or go for a ride on the Flying Fox zipline for a thrilling above-ground experience. Go for a swim or relax at the Splash and Spa. You'll also have the opportunity to take in the views of Lake Maggiore and Lake Lugano on either side of you, and the snow-capped mountains. Mountain biking and skiing are offered seasonally. Wear proper footwear if you plan to hike. Plan to visit Monte Tamaro and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Lugano attractions using our Lugano holiday planner.
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  • The Monte Tamaro experience is a nice day out for all. It offers fun for families, couples, bikers, trekkers, and thrill seekers. We took the cable car to the top and walked up to the radio mast. From...  more »
  • A must go - incredible views, a lovely chapel, walking and dining with live music. Compared with other restaurants, the restaurant was reasonably priced and the food was fresh and delicious. 
  • The mountain that divides the sottoceneri area from above the ashes, sympathetic Alpine Restaurant front pond. Fun sled on Rails is amazing the Tyrolean. Several mountain bike trails both for that area. Also try the Adventure Park.
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  • Famous Church of the star architect Mario Botta
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