Discover Lugano

For adventurous souls

Lugano and the region as a whole features a rich history and singular charm. Let yourself be transported by breathtaking views and unique emotions. With artistic and cultural programs, gourmet culinary tours, idyllic parks and lakefront promenades, you will not only discover downtown Lugano, but explore typical Ticino villages.

If you enjoy guided tours, we will be happy to propose our favorite outings organized by Lugano Region, with something for everyone:

Taste my Swiss city Lugano - Lugano

  • This tour is not guided and instead walked and experienced independently according to the detailed instructions provided on booking.
  • CHF 90.--

True food and drink indulgence off the beaten track: discover the taste of Swiss cities by following recommendations from the locals. This city tour is definitely not in any travel guide (yet). It is a chance to decide for yourself – by choosing the local scene expert to suit your individual taste. Discover their favourite restaurants and be inspired by little delicacies in a rather different way: Bernasconi Gastronomia, Grand Café al Porto, Ristorante La Tinera, Bottegone del vino, Ristorante Soave 10, Vanini 1871.

Christmas is in the air - Lugano 

  • Every Saturday, from 7th to 21st December 2019
  • Free Tour

A Christmas market, the scent of cinnamon, the majestic Christmas tree in Piazza Riforma and the holiday lights making everything magic. The market made up of wooden chalets creates a warm and magical Christmassy atmosphere and is the perfect place to pick up Christmas decorations, festive objects, regional produce and arts & crafts. You will certainly find decorations for your Christmas tree, some original ideas for Christmas presents and ingredients to make your Christmas meals even more delicious.