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Guided Excursions - Lugano

Romantic Walk Through Traditions - Gandria

A visit to Lugano may not be defined as such if you don't include Gandria, a romantic and picturesque hamlet.

In this magic and incredibly charming location, you'll be able to take a dive into the past and discover how the fishermen and the inhabitants of the lake used to live once. In the company of a guide you will walk to Gandria and while you leisurely stroll up and down the village streets a boat will be waiting you for the return.



  • Reservation required.

  • Groups over 8 pax not admitted. Max. 30 pax.

  • Tour organisation on request.

  • The guided tour will be held in the two prevalent languages.

  • The guide can decide to break off or cancel the excursion in case of bad weather.

  • Difficulty level / walking: medium. Walking time: 1 hour 15 minutes. Suggested comfortable shoes.

  • Luch not included: many different restaurants at your disposal or Pic Nic.



The excursion will start at 11 AM and the return boat will depart at 3.10 PM from Gandria and arrive at Lugano at 3:30 PM.


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  1. Contact

    Info Point Ente Turistico del Luganese
    Piazza Riforma
    6900 Lugano
    Tel +41 91 605 12 26

  2. Notes

    Meeting point and arrival:

    Informations office, Ente Turistico del Luganese-Paiazza Riforma at 10:00.
    Please present yourself at the meeting point producing your voucher issued by an authoritzed reseller.

    Info Points Ente Turistico del Luganese
    Piazza Riforma
    Stazione FFS
    Airport Lugano-Agno

    Reservation Center:
    Tel. +41 91 605 12 26

  3. Opening

    Opening season
    20.06 - 24.10.2017
    Open on
    Every Tuesday from 10:00 to 14:40
    On Tuesday 24th October 2017 from 11:00 to 15:30.

  4. Prices

    Adults CHF 10.-
    Young (6-16) CHF 5.-
    Kids (0 - 5) Free