55 ViaSuworow
55 ViaSuworow

Hiking

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ViaSuworow

Stage 1, Airolo–Gotthardpass

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After a steep climb through the Tremola, views open up to the Totenkapelle (Chapel of the Dead) and the Susten on the Gotthardpass. The pass head is «conquered» via the old trading route, just as Suvorov and his troops did after the French retreated.
After a steep climb through the Tremola, views open up to the Totenkapelle (Chapel of the Dead) and the Susten on the Gotthardpass. The pass head is «conquered» via the old trading route, just as Suvorov and his troops did after the French retreated.
7 km
950 m | 20 m
3 h 00 min
medium (mountain hiking trail) | difficult

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Airolo
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Season

Season
Beware: snowfields possible into summer months on high-level sections

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Ascent Gotthardpass (from Airolo)
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Ascent Gotthardpass (from Airolo)
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Airolo, Stazione–Gotthard, Passhöhe
or
Gotthard, Passhöhe–Airolo, Stazione
Reason: metres in height saved approx. 1000m.
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Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Gotthard Passhöhe
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Contact

Signpost management
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Services

Accommodation

B&B Gottardo
B&B Gottardo
Airolo
B&B Motta
B&B Motta
Airolo
Hotel Forni
Hotel Forni
Airolo
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Bookable offers

55 Via Suworow
55 Via Suworow
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Places

Airolo
Airolo
Gotthardpass
Gotthardpass
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Places of interest

Airolo, Ressiga–Madrano
Airolo, Ressiga–Madrano
Cheese factory Gottardo
Cheese factory Gottardo
Gotthard Pass trade route
Gotthard Pass trade route
Malle-poste historique
Malle-poste historique
Tremola road (Val Tremola)
Tremola road (Val Tremola)
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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