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Overview

Lugano, where culture meets luxury.

Lugano huddles around the eponymous lake, surrounded by Swiss mountains. With a dash of Italian flair, Lugano has become known as the Swiss Monte Carlo. International jet-setters spend the warm summers dining on fresh Swiss-Italian cuisine and enjoying the city’s chic ambience.

About Switzerland

Let yourself be tempted by a stroll in the charming historic centre. Through the delightful squares and archways, you will appreciate to see the large number of edifices in Lombard style.

The "Museo Cantonale d’Arte" of Lugano invites you to admire, among others, fascinating artworks from Klee, Jawlensky, Renoir and Degas. The nature lovers should stroll and relax in one of the numerous parks such as the Parco Civico along the lake with its amazing subtropical plants. The "Belvedere" garden is ornamented with camellias, magnolias and splendid modern artworks.

Beyond the old town, you will discover the beautiful San Lorenzo cathedral which is decorated with a magnificent façade in Renaissance-Lombard style.

Train Station(s)

Trains are a convenient way of reaching many towns and cities throughout Europe. The majority of cities in Europe have a minimum of one train station, while larger, more populated cities have two or more stations. Train stations, in general, are located in the heart of the city. Review the map below to get an idea of where the train station(s) in Lugano can be found.

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Rail pass or point to point? Hi, I am travelling with 3 children (12,13, and 9yrs) and going to Lugano, Rome, Venice, Salzburg, Munich. Would it be better for a point to point ticket or Rail Pass?? There are 6 travel times over three weeks. We have clear cities we want to (...)

Janet K. | 18 February 2018 answered | 2 Comments
Visit 5 country in 7 day. I will be traveling by train from oslo to stocholm (Sj),ARlanda Express to the airport, Trenitalia Malpensa-milano centrale, Milano centrale-Lugano, lugano-lucerna-zurich-lugano, lugano-como-milano, milano-venice, venice-firence, firence-paris (...)

Mariela P. | 16 May 2017 answered | 2 Comments
Can i use stp from lugano-milan? Hello, Can I use Swiss Travel Pass to ride train from Lugano to Milan? Thank you Kind regards Carine Lay

Carine L. | 8 August 2016 answered | 0 Comments
Traveling within switzerland and milan Hello I'm planning to buy Swiss Travel Pass and travel from Zurich Schaffhausen St Gallen Chur Bernina Express from St. Moritz to Tirano Lugano Zermatt Arth Goldau - Mt Rigi Pilatus Kulm Mt Titlis Bern Basel back to Zurich * stay 3 days at Milan (...)

Carine L. | 13 July 2016 answered | 0 Comments
How to reserve seat on bus from tirano to lugano via bernina express I need to know how to RESERVE a seat on the bus from Tirano to Lugano on Bernina Express (arriving from St. Moritz) TOMORROW thanks

Renee B. | 30 June 2016 answered | 1 Comments

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