Santuario della Madonna del Sasso
Overlooking the town, this sanctuary was built after the Virgin Mary supposedly appeared in a vision to a monk, Bartolomeo d’Ivrea, in...
From the Orselina funicular stop, a cable car goes to Cardada , and then a chairlift soars to Cimetta at 1672m. You can engage in some...
For atmosphere, you can’t beat this slinky lounge bar, with white sofas gathered around the cobblestone, vine-draped courtyard of a...
Even locals rave about the crisp, flavoursome pizza to-go at this hole-in-the-wall snack spot. Delizioso !
From the Orselina funicular stop, a cable car rises every 30 minutes to 1332m Cardada, where a chair lift soars to Cimetta at 1672m. From either stop there are tremendous lake and mountain views. Cardada attracts hikers and mountain bikers, while Cimetta (thanks to its height) draws paragliders and, in winter, skiers. A one-day ski pass costs Sfr38/22 for adults/children.