• 360°-all round view of Lago Maggiore and the surrounding valleys.
  • A variety of walking and hiking trails.
  • Mountain bike and running trails, and starting point for paragliders.


A viewing point is located above Locarno, from which both the lowest and highest points in Switzerland can be seen at the same time, i.e. Lago Maggiore and the Dufour Peak respectively.

The cableway takes you from Orselina to Cardada at an altitude of 1,340 in just a few minutes. You then travel on with the chairlift to Cimetta at an altitude of 1,670 m. A 360°-all round view of the lake and the surrounding valleys awaits you there.

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CHF 0.08/min.

(daily 24 hours)