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Amenities Lugano

last updated: April 13, 2011

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 273 m
Inhabitants - total: 52000
City  X 
By a lake  X 
Accessible by train / narrow-gauge train / mountain railway  X 
Accessible by public bus  X 
Accessible by public boat line  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 1 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 117
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 7563
Group lodging - total beds: 500
Youth hostel  X 
Youth hostel  X  Member SYH
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Holidays on a farm  X 
Sleeping in the hay  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Sport and Wellness all year round  
Beauty farm / beauty hotel  X 
Hotel with weight-loss programme  X 
Fitness trail / Vita-Parcours  X 
Finnish runway / ash trail  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Permanent exhibition  X 
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
City-tour, organized, on foot  X 
Other information all year round  
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 1130
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 273 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 2116 m
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 1704 m
Cogwheel trains in summer - total: 1
Funiculars in summer - total: 2
Gondolas in summer - total: 3
Public boat line in summer  X 
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 400 km marked
Nordic Walking/Running 13.3 km
Biking trails within Destination 35 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 300 km marked
Biking in Switzerland, town/resort along the way  X 
Climbing wall, marked / Via Ferrata  X 
Freestanding rock-climbing facilities  X 
"""Other """"in"""" sports (summer):""" Skate park
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's adventure park  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Monte Brè, Monte San Salvatore, Monte Tamaro, Monte Lema, Monte Generoso, Stadtpark, Botanischer Garten San Grato
Cultural sights: Kathedrale San Lorenzo, Kirche Santa Maria degli Angioli, Altstadt, Palazzi Riva, Moderne Architektur (Mario Botta)
Technical sights: Swissminiatur
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Olivenbaumpfad + Naturarchäologischer Pfad (Gandria), Erzählender Weg (Capriasca), Erde-Wasser-Himmel-Feuer Weg (Sonvico), Relax+Panorama+Märchen+Botanischer Weg (San Grato), Wanderweg Hermann Hesse, Kunstweg Brè Dorf, Naturweg San Zeno, Val Carvina Weg
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL
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