Schwarzsee

The vacation region around the Black Lake and in the Eastern Freiburg Pre-Alps (Voralpen) is well-known for its authenticity and its wild, romantic natural landscape, which includes the dark appearance of the Black Lake and the Brecca Abyss, an Alpine valley formed by glaciers. more

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Monte Generoso, 1704m
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From Hotel Vetta on Monte Generoso you can enjoy the panoramic view ranging from the Matterhorn via the Jungfrau and Lago di Lugano up to Milan and... more

Monte Generoso, 1704m <br />Railway and mountain station will remain closed in 2014/2015 due to reconstruction works
Hammetschwand lift and Felsenweg path

Hammetschwand lift and Felsenweg path

It created an absolute sensation when the hotel and railroad pioneer Franz-Josef Bucher-Durrer built the Hammetschwand lift at the Bürgenberg in 1905. more

Schwarzsee

The vacation region around the Black Lake and in the Eastern Freiburg Pre-Alps (Voralpen) is well-known for its authenticity and its wild, romantic natural landscape, which includes the dark appearance of the Black Lake and the Brecca Abyss, an Alpine valley formed by glaciers.

The vacation region around the Black Lake and in the Eastern Freiburg Pre-Alps (Voralpen) is well-known for its authenticity and its wild, romantic natural landscape, which includes the dark appearance of the Black Lake and the Brecca Abyss, an Alpine valley formed by glaciers.

Monte Generoso, 1704m
Railway and mountain station will remain closed in 2014/2015 due to reconstruction works

From Hotel Vetta on Monte Generoso you can enjoy the panoramic view ranging from the Matterhorn via the Jungfrau and Lago di Lugano up to Milan and the Appenine Mountains.

The Monte Generoso is located at the Southern tip of Lake Lugano. It is one of the most exciting vistas of Ticino.

Hammetschwand lift and Felsenweg path

It created an absolute sensation when the hotel and railroad pioneer Franz-Josef Bucher-Durrer built the Hammetschwand lift at the Bürgenberg in 1905.

The 152.8 meter-high lift to the Bürgenstock looks like a heaven-bound rocket.