Sights in Ticino

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  • Sacred mount Madonna del Sasso

    The sanctuary of Madonna del Sasso in Orselina above Locarno is the most famous place of pilgrimage in the Italian part of Switzerland. It is rooted in the ancient tradition of votive gifts.
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  • Santa Petronilla waterfall

    High over Biasca on an Alp you’ll find the source of the Ri della Froda. This small and seemingly insignificant stream flows over a stony landscape shaped by the water over centuries, before becoming the largest waterfall in Ticino: Santa Petronilla.
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  • Valentina’s favourite places for Ticino specialities

    Bellinzona boasts untouched natural surroundings, an old town and castles. Locals like Valentina flock to the colourful markets selling local Ticino specialities. “It livens up the historical centre of Bellinzona and brings me into contact with local farmers.”
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  • From castle to castle by e-bike

    Whatever your level of fitness, anyone can reach this tour’s destination with ease on an e-bike. This is a great way to explore the area and enjoy a delicious packed lunch with regional delicacies along the way.
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  • The panoramic mountain of Pizzo di Claro

    At 2,727m, Pizzo di Claro, is the southernmost mountain of the Adula Alps renowned for its spectacular views. The western side of the peak towers 2,400m above the village of Claro on the border between the cantons of Ticino and Graubünden.
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  • Centovalli Express

    The Centovalli Railway connects the Gotthard and Simplon lines, linking Ticino with the Valle d'Ossola in Italy and with Valais via Simplon on the shortest possible route. The railway is not just a means of transportation. It is also an excursion train, that takes visitors through the magnificent landscapes of Centovalli and Valle Vigezzo.
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