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Hiking in Ticino

19 Tours

World Heritage Site Monte San Giorgio

4 hours 15 minutes  / ↔ 14 km / ↑ 607 m / ↓ 551 m

Monte San Giorgio, a small wooded mountain in the very South of Switzerland on the border to Italy, is nicknamed "Fossil Mountain" because of the fossils dating back... more >>

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Valle da Riei

3 hours  / ↔ 10 km / ↑ 357 m / ↓ 587 m

This particular tour was mapped for maximum sunshine on a winter day (when there is little snow and mild weather in the Ticino then this tour can be done year-round) and it did... more >>

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Hike Around Monte Gambarogno

3 hours 15 minutes  / ↔ 8 km / ↑ 400 m / ↓ 800 m

This tour, described on the Swiss Mobility website as the “Alpe di Neggia Trail” would better be named “Monte Gambarogno Trail” as it is really that, a walk up and around Monte... more >>

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Five-Lake Hike at the Gotthard Pass

4 hours 30 minutes  / ↔ 13 km / ↑ 593 m / ↓ 593 m

This high Alpine hike (and in my opinion one of the most beautiful of alpine tours) is not extremely difficult and its accessibility means that even beginner hikers can... more >>

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From Monti to Monti in the Gambarogno

4 hours 30 minutes  / ↔ 11 km / ↑ 316 m / ↓ 879 m

The small villages (called “Monti) along the West flank of Monte Gambarogno served in earlier times as the summer lodgings for the farmers. In more recent times the homes have... more >>

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