Lugano – pearl on Lake Lugano

Lugano – pearl on Lake Lugano

On your Luxury Travel DIAMANT, you will also visit Lugano. The city on the northern shore of Lake Lugano offers Mediterranean flair, historic architecture, subtropical parks and a breathtaking natural backdrop. Our tip: Boat trip from Lugano to Morcote,...
Monte San Giorgio – UNESCO World Heritage

Monte San Giorgio – UNESCO World Heritage

The imposing Monte San Giorgio rises to an altitude of 1097 m between the two southern arms of Lake Lugano. This pyramid-shaped mountain is home to one of the world’s most important sites for marine fossils from the Middle Triassic, which dates back some 245 to...
Brissago – Shore pearl on Lago Maggiore

Brissago – Shore pearl on Lago Maggiore

On the north-western coast of Maggiore Lake, Southwest directly from Ronco and Ascona and across Italian border is situated a town called Brissago. This place has the lowest altitude of any point in Switzerland, only 197 meters above sea level; it extends between...
Verzasca Valley – magical Beauty

Verzasca Valley – magical Beauty

The Verzasca Valley is one of the most impressive valleys in the canton of Ticino captivating both romantics and adventurers alike. It is a protected natural area boasting breathtaking landscapes. The historic stone bridge, Ponte dei Salti, dating back to the 17th...
San Salvatore – landmark of Lugano

San Salvatore – landmark of Lugano

Like the Sugar Loaf Mountain for Rio de Janeiro, Monte San Salvatore is a striking landmark for Lugano. The hill climbs majestically over the city as well as provides a fantastic sight of Lake Lugano, the Po Valley as well as the Savoy as well as Swiss Alps. From the...