• The world heritage sites of the castles of Bellinzona.
  • The vegetable garden of Ticino — the Magadino plain.
  • “Dolce far niente” in the Piazza Grande in Locarno or a cool dip in Lake Maggiore.

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The perfect bike tour for the whole family — from Bellinzona to Locarno.

This signposted cycle route between Bellinzona and Locarno begins with a visit to the child-friendly world heritage site, the castles of Bellinzona. It then continues through the flat Magadino plain and finishes in lively Locarno. After you leave Bellinzona, cross the flat terrain of Ticino’s vegetable garden — the Magadino plain. You will find a variety of birds and amphibians in the remains of the wetlands in the nature reserve of Bolle di Magadino. Countless campers bustle about the campsites on the shores of Lake Maggiore in the holiday destination of Tenero. Walk along the busy promenade into bustling Locarno. Here enjoy “dolce far niente” in the Piazza Grande or a refreshing dip in Lake Maggiore.

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CHF 0.08/min.

(daily 24 hours)