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11 days in Switzerland. MORCOTE PART 4

We found the tourist information center after alighting from the bus from Lugano. The lady was... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2017
GreenThumb331
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San Fernando, Philippines
A quaint Italian corner!

We had driven down to Morcote after crossing Locarno and Lugano and this was a nice pretty place to... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2015
Alamjit
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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Borgo Antico is literally the old town of the small town called Morcote, a beautiful town in Lago Lugano, in Ticino region, in Switzerland. It is located in the upper part of the town and the main building is the church of Santa Maria del...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2017

We found the tourist information center after alighting from the bus from Lugano. The lady was helpful in telling us the attractions to visit in our limited time in the town. Morcote is more Italian than Swiss. Pictureresque is the best word to describe it....More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

In my opinion it is highly overrated place.... Few nice buildings, but nothing special. Could be visited as a part of other attraction in the area

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed April 30, 2015

We had driven down to Morcote after crossing Locarno and Lugano and this was a nice pretty place to come to. The drive through a part of Italy (we were coming from Switzerland) was really pretty as we took a narrow road through the hills....More

Date of experience: May 2014
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Reviewed December 22, 2014

A good idea is to reach Morcote by public boat. Expensive but very romantic.The same goes for public bus from Lugano. Parking in tourist season is almost impossible.Then in Morcote you may rent a bike , visit the Torre del Capitano, one of the oldest...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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