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Monte Bre

Lugano 6979, Switzerland
+41 91 971 31 71
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Not to be missed if you are visiting anywhere near Lugano, Switzerland

My wife and I were vacationing in the Lugano area and decided to ride up on the Monte Bre... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David M
Brandon, FL
Worth hiking

We hiked all the way to the top and we were a bit confused at the start as we started walking from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dee N
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were vacationing in the Lugano area and decided to ride up on the Monte Bre Funicular. Marvelous in every way - views, ride, and polite service. Do not miss this if you are in the Lugano area. There is a restaurant...More

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hiked all the way to the top and we were a bit confused at the start as we started walking from the bottom station of the funiculare and we were told to simply walk on the sidewalks all the way to the top. That...More

Thank Dee N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take this ride up to the mountaintop and be sure to visit the little chapel at the peak. Restaurant offers hot meals and good cold beers as one relaxes and enjoys the spectacular views.

Thank WPBFLtraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to escape the heat so we ended up at the top of the mountain. The view is breathtaking! We had a lunch there then went sown trekking to the bottom. Strongly advise this stop.

Thank HopeMHappy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The funicular takes you to the top (in 2 stages) where ther are walks and a couple of restaurants etc. Not a high mountain but high enough to savour te view of te area from the top Allow 3 hrs for the round trip and...More

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We was walking to Cassarate where the funicolar to Monte Bre is going from. It was nice weather and rather crowdy. But taking this funicolar is always fun. 25 CHF for one person. But the view from the top is almost magic! You can see...More

Thank Huggypolarbear
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took the funicular up to the top. There seemed to be no parking at the base so we went to the mid station. There was a little free parking there. There were 2 restaurants at the top and a lovely view. If you are...More

Thank DMTraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove up the windy road and enjoyed the beautiful scenery all around. It is not the highest peak but on a clear day, especially the evening when quieter, it is magnificent.

Thank HeidiSomersetUK
Reviewed July 15, 2017

All in all a lovely day up to Monte Bre. The views are tremendous! You can spend as much time as you like hiking the trails. Besides the nice cafe there was a playground for children.

Thank 396Traveller
Reviewed July 14, 2017

We picked the wrong time of day to go, so we only had a short time at the summit, if you travel up they train, be aware of times to get back, the views are wonderful and thoroughly recommended. The only negative side is on...More

2  Thank John J
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Margaret V
October 21, 2016|
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Response from OCF781 | Reviewed this property |
I went you with the funicular
Nathan L
August 6, 2016|
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Response from DBK73 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, not sure whether you have been to Switzerland in the meantime. Sorry I wasn't familiar with the messaging. My recommendation is to take the funicular to Monte Bre. It's quite an interesting experience. I do however not... More