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“Great Views Although Expensive” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Monte Bre

Monte Bre
Lugano, Switzerland
+41(0)91 9713171
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Ranked #5 of 32 Attractions in Lugano
Type: Outdoors
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London, United Kingdom
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“Great Views Although Expensive”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We took the funicular railway to the top, It was in my opinion expensive at 25CHF per person. If you are taking the train, they do not take credit or debit cards so cash only.

The views from the top are amazing, follow the paths to find the differnet views.

Visited June 2014
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“Breathtaking view from the Top!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

After a fun Cog Rail ride up to the station, we had to walk a couple of kilometers to reach a place where the view was to say the least Stunning.
Its a MUST see.

Tip for first timers:
Tickets are available at the next stop, watch out for the instructions.

Visited October 2013
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Warsaw, Poland
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“Excellent view”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Monte Bre is amazing. We chose low cost version to get at the top - by bus no 12 to Bre Paese and about 15 minutes walk to the top.
But this place was worth it. The views are amazing, Lugano looks great, like the Alps.

Visited June 2014
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Jacksonville, Florida
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“Tram Ride and Cool Restaurant”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Loved the ride up the mountain and the food at the top in the restaurant was excellent. We had apertifs and were trated very special!

Visited May 2014
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Birkirkara, Malta
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“A must - drive all the way to the top or take the funicular for a spectacular view of Lake Lugano”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We rove all the way to the top of Mt. Bre. The views were amazing from all angles of the mountain. We stopped by the church and he a drink at the Grotto and then continued our way up.

Visited May 2014
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