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“thrilling amusement park” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Monte Tamaro

Monte Tamaro
Ranked #1 of 4 Tours in Lugano
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: The "Monte Tamaro" mountain is located in the Lugano-Bellinzona-Locarno triangle From Rivera, which is easily accessible by car and public transport, a convenient cableway whisks you up to Alpe Foppa at 1,530 metres above sea-level. With its big restaurant, and the Church of S. Maria degli Angeli (designed by architect Mario Botta), Alpe Foppa is also the starting point for walks with panoramic views as well as being home to an innovative play park for kids, a Alpine- Coaster bobs, Flying Fox and a new track for Downhill fans. The Adventure Park, meeting point with snack bar and the Bike Park are situated at the cableway's middle station.
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“thrilling amusement park”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 27, 2014

I was at the Monte Tamaro three times and I enjoyed a lot to do the course of the Adventure Park.
I wait that moment when in sprin or summer my sons ask me to accompain them there.
I'd like to make a final comment: use gym shoes

Visited May 2014
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“Wish I had more time”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2014

We went tot he Splash and Spa at Mont Tamaro, which was an easy short train ride. Everything is well labeled and easy to follow directions in Switzerland. My husband and I had a blast, if we had more time would have done the Zip line and cable car next door.

Visited April 2014
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“Best View and Great for Kids”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2014

Must see place if you are in Ticino area. best view compare to other mounts. Excellent for Kids activities at both cable car levels. still lots of snow and thats why adventure park is till closed. Restaurant is good and compare to other mountain restaurant its cheap. Again cable car ride is free with Ticino discovery card...very useful.

Visited April 2014
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Lugano, Switzerland
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“A mountain with extra!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2014

Monte Tamaro is well known by biciclle fans, as the tral downhill has been used for many championships in the last years. Recently, a wellness, spa, swimmingpool has been opened, completing the ideal sportsday of every teen!

Visited April 2014
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Manila, Philippines
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“Must visit if you're in Lugano, Switzerland”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2014

I may be alto phobic but that view up above and the cable car ride was definitely worth it. Went around April last year and there were still snow everywhere. The restaurant was ok and a bit pricey but it was indeed a fantastic attraction. Excellent view!

Visited April 2013
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