52 Sentiero Lago di Lugano
52 Sentiero Lago di Lugano
52 Sentiero Lago di Lugano
52 Sentiero Lago di Lugano
52 Sentiero Lago di Lugano
52 Sentiero Lago di Lugano

Hiking

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Sentiero Lago di Lugano

Stage 3, Cap. Tamaro–Medeglia

Route report
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Sentiero Lago di Lugano

In contrast to the well-viewed Botta church at Alpe Foppa, below the Monte Tamaro, the Monti di Medeglia - unknown and an insiders’ tip. Nowhere else will you get such direct views into south and north Ticino.
In contrast to the well-viewed Botta church at Alpe Foppa, below the Monte Tamaro, the Monti di Medeglia - unknown and an insiders’ tip. Nowhere else will you get such direct views into south and north Ticino.
22 km
900 m | 2000 m
7 h 15 min
medium (mountain hiking trail) | difficult

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Alpe Foppa
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Ascent Monte Tamaro
307
Ascent Monte Tamaro
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Rivera–Alpe Foppa
or
Alpe Foppa–Rivera
Reason: metres in height saved approx. 900m.
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Hint
Beware: no overnight accommodation possibilities in Medeglia.
Ascent Medeglia
293
Ascent Medeglia
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Medeglia, Paese–Rivera-Bironico, Posta/FFS
or
Rivera-Bironico, Posta/FFS–Medeglia, Paese
Reason: metres in height saved approx. 230m.
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Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Medeglia, Paese
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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.
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Ticino Sentieri
Via A. Giovannini 3
6710 Biasca
info@ticinosentieri.ch
www.ticinosentieri.ch

Services

Accommodation

B&B Barbara Pongelli
B&B Barbara Pongelli
Rivera
Capanna Tamaro
Capanna Tamaro
Rivera
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Bookable offers

52 Sentiero Lago di Lugano
52 Sentiero Lago di Lugano
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Places

Medeglia
Medeglia
Rivera
Rivera
Monte Tamaro
Monte Tamaro
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Places of interest

Monte Tamaro
Monte Tamaro
Mount Pioda’s chestnut grove
Mount Pioda’s chestnut grove
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Swimming

Splash & Spa Tamaro
Splash & Spa Tamaro
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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