• Excursions: from a pleasant walk in nature to Alpine hiking.
  • A varied selection of activities awaits families. Nordic walking, mountain biking, paragliding, geocaching and much more.
  • 10% reduction on the outward and return journeys with the Locarno–Orselina funicular and the Orselina–Cardada–Cimetta cable car and chairlift.


With its glorious panorama, Cardada Cimetta is a place where you will never be bored. It is also a starting point for a variety of excursions and walks which are suitable for everyone. 

You can walk towards Madone, paraglide across Lago Maggiore, or take a mountain bike tour. Families can experience plenty of fun at two play areas, or go treasure hunting.

From Cardada Cimetta you can see the lowest and highest points in Switzerland at the same time: Lago Maggiore and the Dufour Peak.

The funicular journey takes you from Locarno to Orselina, where the cable car brings you to Cardada at an altitude of 1,340 m in just a few minutes. The chairlift takes you on to Cimetta at an altitude of 1670 m, where a unique panorama of Lago Maggiore and the surrounding valleys awaits you.

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