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Valle Verzasca

+41 91 746 17 77
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Simply awesome

Take your time to explore walking on the stones, jumping from the bridge, sunbathing and relaxing... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2015
Alessandra F
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
via mobile
great scenery, great place, don't miss it!!!

Valle Verzasca is a great place over the mountain 20 min from locarno! Great scenery with the... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2015
maria x
Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

Take your time to explore walking on the stones, jumping from the bridge, sunbathing and relaxing in the transparent waters with a view to the stonehouses !

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Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

Valle Verzasca is a great place over the mountain 20 min from locarno! Great scenery with the water, you can swim in this lake, take photos and enjoy this great miracle of nature! The litle villages around are so cozy, made of stone! You will...More

1  Thank maria x
Reviewed July 13, 2015

Along the Verzasca river there are lots inlets where you can take a dip in the most clear and fresh (really fresh) waters. At Lavertezzo you find the biggest and most popular - and also most spectacular of them. It's such a unique place that...More

1  Thank Roberto A
Reviewed July 1, 2015

Val Verzasca is a piece of heaven on earth. It is located quite close to Bellinzona. Climbing along the street first you meet the huge dike that create a big lake. Bungee jumping lovers can stop here to have a great jump. Continuing along the...More

1  Thank teibaal
Reviewed May 20, 2015

A river with ever-changing hues of blue and green runs over huge boulders down this valley in Ticino. We reached it easily by Postbus from Locarno. The trip is breakthtaking. We spent a relaxing time at the Roman bridge before hiking to Mottia, crossing a...More

4  Thank Riana66
Reviewed May 3, 2015

It would be ideal to rent a car and drive through the entire valley, stopping at each of the observation points along the way and spending a bit of time there. I relied on public transportation, and since I visited on a Sunday during the...More

2  Thank BarefootNatasha
Reviewed January 25, 2015

A must for all divers. Its not the deepest or longest dive, but its probably one of the most scenic surface intervals though the main attraction is the amazing clear waters. I have been in June and December. In summer it is very busy but...More

1  Thank TrevorPADI
Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

Went the in June 2013 while on a train trip from Denmark to Greece and this place was magical. All this beautiful nature, sounds of the river and so much green was one of the highlights of the trip. Will definitely come back. Just loved...More

1  Thank Tomek86
Reviewed August 26, 2014

If you decide to go on a day trip in the Locarno area you should consider to visit the Verzasca valley! After a stop a the dam I recommend the visit of the nice bridge in Lavertezzo where it is also safe to go for...More

3  Thank Biophil
Reviewed July 22, 2014

After taking the train to Locarno and renting a car, we drove into the valley. Our first stop was our hotel in Vogorno and after dropping off our belongings we went to the ponte dei salti in Lavertezzo. We found parking by the bridge and...More

9  Thank Philly_Flyer_12
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Response from Af S | Reviewed this property |
Depends on where you are. In Switzerland there are busses to any destination.