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Lake Lugano

Lugano, Switzerland
+41 91 222 11 11
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  • Average4%
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“boat ride” (44 reviews)
“day trip” (38 reviews)
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Lugano, Switzerland
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+41 91 222 11 11
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"boat ride"
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"surrounded by mountains"
in 11 reviews
"day trip"
in 38 reviews
"beautiful city"
in 14 reviews
"small town"
in 12 reviews
"gelato"
in 20 reviews
"swiss pass"
in 11 reviews
"train station"
in 12 reviews
"parco civico"
in 12 reviews
"breathtaking views"
in 11 reviews
"sunny day"
in 10 reviews
"nice walk"
in 11 reviews
"monte bre"
in 18 reviews
"san salvatore"
in 13 reviews
"lake"
in 610 reviews
"switzerland"
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"restaurants"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lake Lugano offers many attractions, especially in summer time where you can enjoy the water (relatively warm) and all the various water activities such as paddle boats, take a cruise around the lake or snorkeling. The Italian atmosphere is highly welcoming and friendly. And the...More

Thank SGXXXIX
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Surrounded by impressive mountains the lake invites to a boat ride or a walk along the Lake through one of the parks.

Thank zurichhiker
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had planned to visit Lugano from Milan, but didn't expect it to be so beautiful. From the town itself, to the lake, it is not to be missed !!

Thank Ossie D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing day spent exploring the lake. The town offers shopping and history. Lots of shops and food options. We arrived by car and parked in the underground parking lot. Nice day out with the family. Recommended visiting the church at the top of the hill.

Thank omegabv
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Like most of the lakes in Switzerland this lake has spectacular views and plenty of boats to take you for a tour.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Calm and stable as the whole country. Might consider swimming in the lake, don’t forget to take your swimming kit.

Thank Dominikas S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove along the lake from Italy as far as Lugano, without the time to go further, but even this part has magnificent views.

Thank FTMDave
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Anyone traveling to Switzerland, Milano, you must visit this amazing location and rent a boat and drive the boat your self Make sure you have a swimming suit to jump in the lake It is an experience I would do again in the future I...More

Thank Adrian K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This lake is partly located in Italy and partly in Switzerland. I walked in Switzerland from Italy by bus, but then I thought myself "How interesting would be to do this with some lake transportation"..

Thank vdavidkov
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed a night and could enjoy a lot, the lake is amazing and we took a boat trip, mini cruise. Before traveling I learned about the cruises they offer but at the end the guy who sells the tickets could tell us the best...More

Thank 720amelia720
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Josef G
6 August 2018|
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Response from TestDia | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know about the day pass for vehicle as I travelled from Zurich by train. Lugano centre is beautiful when walking around the little roads and the lake side is magnificent. Hope you enjoy it as much as we did.
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Delicia30
29 May 2018|
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Response from Ciropolese | Reviewed this property |
Hello. No need to book a trip on the boat. There are several boats available on Laje Lugano, and only a short wonderful walk from the train station. Just purchase a ticket at the ticket office and enjoy. The people there... More
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dloerakker
19 March 2018|
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Response from Harrison_F_Carter | Reviewed this property |
Hi... In our experience, no, unless you need to adhere to a very precise schedule ... otherwise, we just rocked up and were on the very next ferry ... and that was in late July, so presumably a busy time of year. We had a... More
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