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All reviews san salvatore cable car degree view amazing views funicular ride nice restaurant walk up on foot half way lake lugano nice ride small church both ways return ticket half price mountain top hiking trails
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you want to relax, this mountain view is very relaxing and so amazing that you will have your mind clear. Take a deep breath and let it go! Must visit. 😍 Theres a Church os San Salvatore, where you can see 360 view!

Thank aleshabrei
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Upon recommendation of the lady at the reception we went up Mt. San Salvatore. Highly enjoyed the ride up there and the views over Lake Lugano simply stunning. Despite the clouds.

Thank erbr63
Reviewed 1 week ago

A highlight of our trip was the fenicular ride and lunch at the top of Monte San Salvadore, the view is breath taking and the chapel and museum provide insight on the development of the tram and the chapel. I still can't believe that they...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A short funicular ride stops almost at the top of the mountain. There is a restaurant with a huge terrace for viewing the mountains. Follow the trail to the top , climb to the roof of the old church for even more spectacular views. Return...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walk from downtown to the base station of the funicular (30 min along the lake) The ride cost 15 CHF with a half fair card. Up on the mountain there is a restaurant, a museum and a church. The best views are on top...More

1  Thank johan6688
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was so worthwhile doing, we got 20% off the ticket price because our hotel had giving us a transport ticket to use. The views are amazing, climb to to the top of the roof on the chapel to really see all the views, absolutely...More

Thank Pipolata
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Going to top of san salvatore mountain using the funclure is an important activity in Lugano. At the top is just a resteurant and to enjoy the view. But it is very beautiful and worth a visit , u can see unbeleivable view from top...More

Thank Ahmed A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great finicular, change in the middle, with good views when you get to the top. Good viewing points. Childrens play area with tables. Good restaurant with inside and outside seating. Great views from here enjoying some good food and drinks.

Thank John A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used our Ticino card to get a discount for the funicular. Once arriving at the top there is a short hike up to the chapel. Go around the back of the chapel to a set of stairs that will allow you to view the...More

1  Thank Genvieve
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We had planned this excursion before leaving Australia and were fortunate enough to have great weather (late August). We walked from Lugano to Paradiso to catch the funicular and that in itself was very good. Most of the route was alongside the lake and was...More

1  Thank Feetfirst60
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nicovoinea
11 July 2018|
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Response from MonteSanSalvatore | Property representative |
Hello, the ticinocard gives u discount for sure i do not know how much. The hike from paradiso takes about 2 hours on a nice hiking path, in the middle of the forest. Enjoy!
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