7 ViaGottardo
7 ViaGottardo
7 ViaGottardo
7 ViaGottardo
7 ViaGottardo
7 ViaGottardo

Hiking

etappe-0979

ViaGottardo

Stage 18, Lugano (Paradiso)–Morcote

Route report
53 photos

WL_007_18_053_F_M.jpg
etappe-0979

ViaGottardo

From Paradiso, the demanding but rewarding route climbs to San Salvatore, the best-known vantage point on the Luganersee lake. Passing typical Ticino villages, picturesque landscapes and hospitable grotti, the hike leads slowly down to Morcote.
From Paradiso, the demanding but rewarding route climbs to San Salvatore, the best-known vantage point on the Luganersee lake. Passing typical Ticino villages, picturesque landscapes and hospitable grotti, the hike leads slowly down to Morcote.
12 km
840 m | 860 m
4 h 30 min
easy (hiking trail) | medium

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Lugano-Paradiso
SBB Timetable Show stop and route on map

More …

Transit Lugano
360
Transit Lugano
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Lugano-Paradiso–Lugano Stazione
or
Lugano Stazione–Lugano-Paradiso
Reason: The route section between Lugano Bahnhof and Lugano-Paradiso is not signalised.
SBB Timetable
Ascent Monte S. Salvatore
311
Ascent Monte S. Salvatore
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Lugano-Paradiso MS–Monte San Salvatore
or
Monte San Salvatore–Lugano-Paradiso MS
Reason: metres in height saved approx. 600m.
SBB Timetable

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Morcote, Piazza Grande
SBB Timetable Show stop and route on map

Contact

Signpost management
Signposting is managed by the cantonal hiking trail organisation on behalf of the canton. Lend a hand by becoming a member in your canton.
Become a member
Ticino Sentieri
Via A. Giovannini 3
6710 Biasca
info@ticinosentieri.ch
www.ticinosentieri.ch

Services

Accommodation

Guesthouse Lugano Center
Guesthouse Lugano Center
Lugano
Albergo Acquarello
Albergo Acquarello
Lugano
Albergo Delfino
Albergo Delfino
Lugano
Hotel Pestalozzi Lugano
Hotel Pestalozzi Lugano
Lugano
International au Lac Historic Lakeside Hotel
International au Lac Historic Lakeside Hotel
Lugano
Hotel Serpiano
Hotel Serpiano
Serpiano
Show all

Bookable offers

Highlights of Ticino
Highlights of Ticino
7 Via Gottardo: Bellinzona - Lugano
7 Via Gottardo: Bellinzona - Lugano
Show all

Places

Lugano
Lugano
Morcote
Morcote
Show all

Places of interest

San Salvatore
San Salvatore
The San Grato Botanical Park
The San Grato Botanical Park
Show all

Signalization

Signalization
For hiking, follow the logo indicated on the yellow signposts. Take a printout of our web map on your hike for safety's sake.
Signalization