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Lugano. A must see during a visit to Switzerland

We loved this Italian speaking part of Switzerland. Interesting architecture, great places to eat especially at the Manor where one can choose what and how much one wants to eat... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

We loved this Italian speaking part of Switzerland. Interesting architecture, great places to eat especially at the Manor where one can choose what and how much one wants to eat, and pays at a cash register, a most beautiful lake with ferries that take you to interesting places and warmer weather than some other parts of Switzerland.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Lugano is mixture of Switzerland and Italy together. It has the beauty of both country's and a visit there is highly recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Lake is large in size. There are many towns around the lake. Very nice and peaceful. Sitting on a bench on lakeside promenade is really relaxing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We took the boat from Lugano over to Ponte Tresa and from there the little train back to Lugano. The views of the lake are very nice especially when you get to Morcote. Well worth taking the time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Beautiful scenery, very peaceful and quite. We went with out 2.8 year old and he loved it too. Very easy to travel around on the boats which are very frequent and as usual in Switzerland reliable and on time! The boat time table we found to to be a bit confusing initally but we worked it out in the end... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

We stayed in Porlezza in Italy, which is only 15 from lugano. So I go every morning to lugano water front for morning jogging and exercise. The lake is so buetiful and relaxing as you can walk by it side along the way until you enter the park which is more pretty and quite in the morning. A lot of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Lugano is a stunning place with a beautiful lake which reaches italy and several towns along the way by the local ferry which stops at most locations . The promenade goes on for miles all the way to Paradiso with its palm trees and stunning flower beds. I love Lugano as there is something for everybody from swimming to high... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Lake Lugano is situated between the borders of Switzerland and Italy. It gives a great opportunity to walk along the coast of the lake. We had a stopover in Lugano and in the evening we walked along the shoes of the lake from Paradiso to the gardens (Parco Civico) at the other end. The entire walk is filled with trees,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

lovely view clean and hot.you can pass yor honey moon ...lovely.the parks and area around is very clean and good for a walk or runing in early morning.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Town enjoys beautiful lake-side views but is not a pretty town. Packed with apartment blocks and too much concrete. Shops & town centre lack any charm. Lucerne and Zurich are prettier Swiss lake side towns. Favoured by Harley Davidson bikers and has a tattoo convention! Wasn't quite what we were expecting.

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