2 days in Canton of Ticino Itinerary

2 days in Canton of Ticino Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Zurich
Drive:  2 h 45 min
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
End: Zurich


Locarno ©
Locarno's Mediterranean climate, palm trees, and 2,300 hours of sunlight per year make this city the warmest in Switzerland.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Lido di Lugano and then take in the awesome beauty at Monte Tamaro. On your second day here, take in the awesome beauty at Cardada, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Falconeria Locarno, and then explore the historical opulence of Castelgrande.

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Zurich to Locarno is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Locarno can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Locarno

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Cardada, Lido di Lugano, Monte Tamaro, Castelgrande
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Lido di Lugano ©
Lido di Lugano
Monte Tamaro ©
Monte Tamaro
Cardada ©