Locarno

The city of a thousand faces offers experiences for every taste.

Nobody can resist the charm of the old town with its picturesque alleyways and the chic Piazza Grande, which has been made world-famous by the film festival.

Interesting city museums and peaceful parklands are further defining features.

Surrounded as it is by mountains, this splendid little city on Lago Maggiore ensures breathtaking views at any time of day that give you a real sense of what it is all about.

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Sights of interests

Piazza Grande

Piazza Grande

Piazza Grande

Piazza Grande

Time never stands still on Piazza Grande and it is a great place to take a break and linger awhile.

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The old town

The old town

The old town

The old town

Old palaces, little alleyways and superb inner courtyards.

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Visconteo Castle

Visconteo Castle

Visconteo Castle

Visconteo Castle

The castle houses the Municipal and Archaeological Museum.

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Madonna del Sasso

Madonna del Sasso

Madonna del Sasso

Madonna del Sasso

The pilgrimage site is located on a rock spur above the city of Locarno.

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Casa Rusca Gallery

Casa Rusca Gallery

Casa Rusca Gallery

Casa Rusca Gallery

The gallery presents the art collections of the city of Locarno.

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Museo Casorella

Museo Casorella

Museo Casorella

Museo Casorella

This recently renovated museum is home to Locarno’s art treasures.

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Experiences

Discovering Ascona

Discovering Ascona

Known as the pearl of Lago Maggiore, Ascona is an exclusive Swiss holiday resort.

Swing the world

Swing the world

A project designed to show corners of our territory that are absolutely worth discovering and enjoying!

Amazing Nature

Amazing Nature

A stone's throw from Locarno there is an earthly paradise waiting for you: it's called Centovalli.

Camellia Park Locarno

Camellia Park Locarno

The beautiful Camellia Park in Locarno was inaugurated in March 2005 on the occasion of the World Congress of the International Camellia Society (ICS).

Grand Train Tour of Switzerland - «Hidden Treasures»

Grand Train Tour of Switzerland - «Hidden Treasures»

Three days of urban charm, rolling countryside and Mediterranean grotto.

Magic Winter

Magic Winter

A landscape to discovere: breathtaking views of wild valleys and magnificent bridges

Amazing Nature

Amazing Nature

A stone's throw from Locarno there is an earthly paradise waiting for you: it's called Centovalli.

Falconry Locarno

Falconry Locarno

Spectacular shows with birds of prey like eagles, hawks and owls.

Discovering the places of worship

Discovering the places of worship

Our railway line is full of important testimonies!

Lago Maggiore Express

Lago Maggiore Express

With just one ticket unforgettable excursion train boat

Treasure hunt

Treasure hunt

An enjoyable and adventurous means of discovering Locarno

Treasure hunt in Cardada Cimetta

Treasure hunt in Cardada Cimetta

Cardada is the ideal place to spend a fun-filled time with your family in the open air, surrounded by a magnificent landscape full of new things to discover!

Treasure hunt Ascona

Treasure hunt Ascona

A fun way to discover the pearl of Lake Maggiore!

Treasure hunt on the Brissago Islands

Treasure hunt on the Brissago Islands

Is there a better place to go on a treasure hunt than an island?

Lido Locarno

Lido Locarno

Plenty of fun, relaxation and enjoyment for the whole family all year round

The Advent Train

The Advent Train

On Sunday, 4 December, departing from Locarno, the historic train will take you on a journey through time and the magical atmosphere of Christmas.

By train to Locarno On Ice

By train to Locarno On Ice

Fragrances, music and light effects immerse the heart of Locarno in a warm Christmas atmosphere.

By train to the Santa Maria Maggiore Christmas markets

By train to the Santa Maria Maggiore Christmas markets

One of the most popular markets in Italy with over 200 exhibitors and many activities and side events.

Termali Salini & Spa

Termali Salini & Spa

An ideal place to switch off and spend a day in a relaxed atmosphere

By train to the Domodossola Christmas Markets

By train to the Domodossola Christmas Markets

The Domodossola Christmas markets are one of the most popular Christmas events in the Ossola Valley

By train to the Domodossola Christmas Markets

By train to the Domodossola Christmas Markets

The Domodossola Christmas markets are one of the most popular Christmas events in the Ossola Valley

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