The city of Lugano is near the same lake as the Italian Ticino Cantonese, Switzerland, and on the southern back of the first Alps.
As a tourist attraction, Lugano hardly needs an introduction because it is already popular.
The beauty of wild lakeside, San Salvatore and Brè Mountains that dominate it all become an attraction for those of you who want to plan a vacation here.
In this city you will be amazed by the beauty of Italian architecture.
Lugano is the best place to see the beautiful things beyond the Alps mountainous landscapes.
Lugano is famous for its beautiful views on the lake and a beautiful mix of pseudo-Mediterranean. The city also often hosts its Film Festival. The city is also nicknamed "Monte Carlo of Switzerland", making it a popular destination because of its beautiful scenery. A comfortable life and a relaxed lifestyle have attracted some famous people to the beach. Sentiero dell'olivo is one of the best corners off the lake with a great view of the Alps mountain.
With a thick Italian feel, the architecture in downtown of Lugano, the cuisine and the nearby lakeside villages are amazing and fun to explore. You will never get bored looking at the dark blue waters of the lake. Chiesa di Santa Maria Immacolata is one of the iconic landmarks in the downtown. It is the catholic church that has long history back there. Worth to visit and see.
The Store is one of many shops you can visit in the heart of Lugano. They provide interesting items to buy with reasonable prices. Here you can stop off to buy some souvenirs before leaving Lugano. Nearby this place you can also find restaurants and bars.
In Lugano you will enjoy local produce and zero km delicacies prepared by chefs in restaurants. You will find and enjoy salami, cheese and delicious traditional bread with risotto, boiled meat and polenta. Don't forget the extraordinary fresh fish from Lake Lugano.
Italian is the language used specifically in Lugano. Lugano is still 100% Swiss, but the main language is Italian. The signs are multilingual, but often Italian appears before German words. Also, staff in shops, restaurants and other public places speak Italian.
The best times to visit Lugano for ideal weather are April 23rd to October 21st based on average temperature and humidity.
Hotel Admiral is located in a converted 18th-century warehouse, this rustic-style seaside hotel is a 7-minute walk from the Nyhavn entertainment district and a 5-minute walk from the Amalienborg royal palace complex. Comfortable hotel atmosphere will provide added value when you stay here. Novotel Lugano Paradiso is a 6-minute walk from the Lugano-Paradiso train station, a 13-minute walk from the LAC museum and 2 km from Saint Lawrence Cathedral. This hotel is very suitable as a destination for lodging while on vacation in Lugano, with complete amenities your holiday will feel more enjoyable.
Antica Osteria del Porto is a restaurant with rich specialties of Italian-Switzerland cuisines. It is a nice place to have some meal for lunch and dinner. With great ingredients of locals and traditional combination, this is the great place to eat. Open from 10 am throughout the day, Bistrot & Pizza Argentino is located in the central Piazza Riforma, called "Lugano lounge". Lunch, convenient and fast for those who don't have much time but want to enjoy good food, dinner, for those who want to relax and enjoy the way the square, or only in the afternoon for alcoholic drinks.
Grand Café Al Porto is "Lugano's salon since 1803". Located in the heart of the city, this is a favorite place for gatherings with friends, drinks, business lunches or to enjoy Confiserie Al Porto cakes and chocolate creations. Caffè Ceresiana is another great spot to grab some foods for lunch or breakfast. The comfy and cozy setting will let you enjoy your lunch in a calm way.
Trinity Irish Pub is always a good place to bump into at night. Great choice of drinks will let you spend the night in such great atmosphere. The warm dim light and sound of music will make your night memorable. Il Fermento is a cozy and great bar to get to in Lugano. With numerous kinds of drinks and spirits, you'll be amazed by the vibes this bar brings up to your night.
Darsena is museum building located within the Ciani Park. This museum displays numerous history of Lugano and its heritage that is worth to see. You can also enjoy the view of the Lake Lugano nearby. LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura is a cultural and artistic center with a museum building, which is accessed from the entrance hall, extending along the new square, parallel to the facade of the former Palace; the prospect ends at a sharp angle to the lake: through its large window, visitors can see the lake and its broad panorama.
Ciani Park or Parco Ciani is Lugano's green pearl. Located near the city center and overlooking Lake Ceresio, it covers a surface of 63,000 square meters. The park is adorned with footpaths shaded by centuries-old trees winding around a stretch of flowers, velvety green courtyards and small boxes that attract visitors to rest. Chiesa di San Rocco is a historical catholic church located near to Quarter Magheti, which is a place to see beautiful architecture. You can spend your time to stop off at this church and get some beautiful pictures.