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The Fairytale Path

It is addressed to children in a simple, fun and playful way.

This is a short walk, located nearthe playground and is illustrated withsignposts and illustrations of the story ofthe azalea. The purpose is for children todiscover the significance of the azalea inan easy, interesting and funny way, and tobring them to this large park, which offersmany other opportunities for enjoyment(like the playground). This walk is approximately250 metres long.

The playground
Situated between the greenhouse and the tool-shed; and are framed by imposingconifers as well as gigantic rhododendrons and multicoloured Japanese maples.
It is easily accessed from a wide sweeping road and offers many games including a seesaw, the merry-go-round, the slide, the swings, a little house and the adventurous cablecar.
PLAYGROUND COMPLETELY RENOVATED IN 2012!

NOTES
Difficulty: easy
Km: 0.250
Elevation difference:5 m

PROSPECTUS IN THE FOLLOWING LANGUAGES: Italian - German - French – English

Features of theme trail: fairy story
Physical effort: 1 (1 = easy, 0-300m / 2 = good, 300-600m / 3 = average, 600-900)
Technical effort: T1 (T1 = footpath / T2 = mountain hiking trail)
Refreshments: yes (Ristorante San Grato / +41 (0)91 649 70 21
Selling of typical local products: -

How to arrive

Mit dem Postauto, das die Linie Lugano-Carona fährt. Der Park verfügt auch über einen eigenen öffentlichen Parkplatz.

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The Fairytale Path. It is addressed to children in a simple, fun and playful way.

This is a short walk, located nearthe playground and is illustrated withsignposts and illustrations of the story ofthe azalea. The purpose is for children todiscover the significance of the azalea inan easy, interesting and funny way, and tobring them to this large park, which offersmany other opportunities for enjoyment(like the playground). This walk is approximately250 metres long.

The playground
Situated between the greenhouse and the tool-shed; and are framed by imposingconifers as well as gigantic rhododendrons and multicoloured Japanese maples.
It is easily accessed from a wide sweeping road and offers many games including a seesaw, the merry-go-round, the slide, the swings, a little house and the adventurous cablecar.
PLAYGROUND COMPLETELY RENOVATED IN 2012!

Lugano-Carona 6914 Lugano-Carona

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Downloads


  • Leaflet of the San Grato Parc, Carona [6728 KB]
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  • Giardino con vista... (Italian/German/French version) [3955 KB]
    No English version of the prospectus. download

  • Theme paths [14710 KB]
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