Moments of Truth.

As both a popular holiday destination and a favoured stop for passing travellers, Ticino has countless tales to tell – as you discover along this historic route from Lake Maggiore over the Alpine passes into the Bündner Herrschaft region, to Chur, Klosters and Davos.

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Moments of Truth.

Vitznau Fortress (Festung Vitznau)

The artillery fortress was constructed in the cliffs of Rigi as part of the Gotthard defence during and for World War II. For many decades it remained a well-kept secret and was always ready for battle.

The artillery fortress was constructed in the cliffs of Rigi as part of the Gotthard defence during and for World War II. For many decades it remained a well-kept secret and was always ready for battle.

Restaurant Schlüsselzunft

An award was bestowed on the restaurant "for the preservation of the centuries-old Zunfthaus (Guild House) culture, whose tradition is reflected in the carefully restored and replenished historic rooms, which offer the guest a high-quality experience".

An award was bestowed on the restaurant "for the preservation of the centuries-old Zunfthaus (Guild House) culture, whose tradition is reflected in the carefully restored and replenished historic rooms, which offer the guest a high-quality experience".

Steamship Lötschberg, Lake Brienz

Recognized "for the careful restoration of the elegant steamship in accordance with principles governing protected monuments".

Recognized "for the careful restoration of the elegant steamship in accordance with principles governing protected monuments".

Steamship Lötschberg, Lake Brienz