Monte Tamaro, Rivera

4.6
#1 of 26 in Adventure in Swiss Alps
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 Rivera attractions using our Rivera holiday planner.
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  • August 19, 2017
    No mountain in the Ticino provides a large view on the entire canton. From the Summit you can see Bellinzona, Locarno and Lugano. Breathtaking. Also there is a great leisure offer and adrenaline thanks to the Adventure Park.
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  • August 19, 2017
    We took the cable car up to the top of the mountain. There are lovely activities for kids up there including bob car, slides and swings, jumping, adventure tree climbing etc.... The restaurant is a ty...  more »
  • August 19, 2017
    Good views, much to do beautiful and wonderful air, but long queues. I would recommend to buy all tickets that you would like to do first. You can go faster on all activities.
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