We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Parco San Grato (San Grato Botanical Park)

San Grato, Lugano 6914, Switzerland
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #8 of 31 Attractions in Lugano
6 visitor photos
Write a Review

23 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    15
    6
    1
    1
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Bribie Island, Australia
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
48 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We loved wandering through this park. The vibrantly coloured flower beds with the lake glimmering behind, are stunning and draw your gaze across the water to the mountains beyond. It is not a huge botanical garden, however it is well laid out and has many small walks, grassy areas and seating. A peaceful and pleasant place to spend a few... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

We love to visit botanical gardens and this park is one of our all time favorites. Wear comfortable shoes and don't forget your camera! The park features beautiful blooming azaleas and rhododendrons in multiple colors. The park is filled with wonderful scents while these shrubs are in bloom. The park is multiple levels and offers panoramic views of the mountains... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Lugano, Switzerland
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This is a must if you are in Lugano. Catch the bus to Carona and walk the 15 min to the park and then why not continue to Morcote on well marked footpaths. You can have a drink/ food stop at Alpe Vicania.

Was this review helpful? Yes 4

Travelers who viewed Parco San Grato (San Grato Botanical Park) also viewed

 

Been to Parco San Grato (San Grato Botanical Park)? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Do you own or manage Parco San Grato (San Grato Botanical Park)?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing