Giro del Malcantone

Magliaso

Paradiso TI: Lugano, ex-palace

Paradiso TI: Lugano, ex-palace

Lugano: lido

Lugano: lido

Lugano

Lugano

Lugano: Skatepark

Lugano: Skatepark

Lugano: Piazza Riforma

Lugano: Piazza Riforma

Paradiso TI: Lago di Lugano, Società Canottieri Audax di Paradiso

Paradiso TI: Lago di Lugano, Società Canottieri Audax di Paradiso

Lugano: and Lake - from Monte Bre

Lugano: and Lake - from Monte Bre

Lugano: Società Canottieri Ceresio Gandria - Castagnola

Lugano: Società Canottieri Ceresio Gandria - Castagnola

Paradiso TI: Lugano

Paradiso TI: Lugano

Pazzallo: San Salvatore

Pazzallo: San Salvatore

Lugano: Homecam

Lugano: Homecam

Paradiso TI: Paradiso - Monte San Salvatore, POI

Paradiso TI: Paradiso - Monte San Salvatore, POI

Lugano: San Salvatore und Bucht von

Lugano: San Salvatore und Bucht von

Paradiso TI: Paradiso - Monte San Salvatore, POI

Paradiso TI: Paradiso - Monte San Salvatore, POI

Paradiso TI: Paradiso - Monte San Salvatore, POI

Paradiso TI: Paradiso - Monte San Salvatore, POI

Paradiso TI: Paradiso - Monte San Salvatore, POI

Paradiso TI: Paradiso - Monte San Salvatore, POI

This charming tour through the forests of hilly Malcantone takes you on narrow mountain roads and chestnut forest trails. Actually, writers, painters and actors are mostly attracted by this sparsely populated region in the hinterland of the city of Lugano.

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Technical information

Begin and end of tour: Magliaso
Technical requirements: medium difficulty
Physical fitness: medium difficulty
Distance: 30.4 km
Total altitude meters: 1000 m
Biking time: 02:30 - 03:30 (hours, minutes)
Elevation start and end of tour: 282 m
Season: March - December
Panorama: Gorgeous views of Lugano and Lugano Lake
Gastronomy: Various culinary choices along the route
Overnight: Agno
Various: Villages in Malcantone
Access starting point: By train from Lugano to Magliaso
Access point of arrival: Magliaso
Literature: Bike-Explorer

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But bikers and hikers also find ideal conditions here to satisfy their passion. The tour offers two categories: either aspshalted or ultra technical and steep.

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Magliaso - Caslano - Pura - Curio - Novaggio - Miglieglia - Ponte di Vello - Mugena - Arosio - Alpe di Agra - Cademario - Vernate - Magliaso.

From Magliaso ascend to Novaggio and Miglieglia. After the short descent, ascend to Arosio alongside the little river of Magliasina. Continue to ascend to Alpe di Agra, then descend to Cademario. Following the final ascent return to Magliaso via Vernate.

Pictures: http://www.bike-explorer.ch

The careful planning of a tour will ensure that you also derive the maximum pleasure and enjoyment from it. Please take the time to contact the local information centre and enquire about route and weather conditions before setting off. Your intended trail may be fully or partially closed, depending on the time of year and weather conditions.

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