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“You need a rest?”

Piazza della Riforma
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Three Lakes Day Tour from Stresa
Ranked #5 of 60 things to do in Lugano
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Lugano, Switzerland
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140 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“You need a rest?”
Reviewed April 15, 2014

Lugano's mainplace, just a few steps from the see, with many restaurants, where you can drink something, while you rest your feet

Visited April 2014
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Big and central”
Reviewed March 1, 2014

This is one of the main squares in Lugano. there are coffe shops and restaurant, it i very close to the lake and to the main shops in Lugano.

Visited February 2014
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“Great!”
Reviewed November 14, 2013

Great! Great! Great! This is a beautiful and an excellent place to visit during the year! Lugano is a modern city, with beautiful people and good food.

Visited October 2013
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Lugano, Switzerland
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“The heart of Lugano”
Reviewed November 9, 2013

It is the very center of Lugano. Nice newly renovated buildings all around with a few cafes and restaurants. You can walk into the beautiful city hall building and see some pictures of the old town. From the piazza you can find all the major shops and department stores. You can see the lake too.
If you walk over to the next piazza, there is a church that is worth a visit. The traditional Lugano cafe (Munger) is just a few steps away.

Visited October 2013
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“Lovely and lively”
Reviewed October 7, 2013

We visited Lugano early October and it so happened that they celebrated their Autumn Wine Festival, (from October 4 to 6).
The nice square and the entire old city centre streets around it were very lively, full of live music, street food and merchandise, and also full of visitors, it felt like a carnival, people were happy, drinking, eating, singing, dancing, and shopping all around.
The place is full of nicely decorated shops and many restaurants and nice buildings, so it is also a good place to visit even while there is no festival.

Visited October 2013
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