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 9, Riva S. Vitale (M. Generoso)–Mendrisio

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Sentiero Lago di Lugano

The Monte Generoso is more than a mere mountain railway destination. The descent to the Valle di Muggio has surprises in store - such as the Nevère (old refrigerator buildings) or the impressive gorge down in Mendrisiotto.
The Monte Generoso is more than a mere mountain railway destination. The descent to the Valle di Muggio has surprises in store - such as the Nevère (old refrigerator buildings) or the impressive gorge down in Mendrisiotto.
20 km
580 m | 1850 m
6 h 10 min
medium (mountain hiking trail) | difficult

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Capolago-Riva S. Vitale
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Monte Generoso, Fiore di Pietra - Vetta
Duration
04.10.2022 - 31.01.2023
Reason
Landslide
Status
validated
Data source: Swiss Hiking Federation and Cantonal hiking associations
Public transport section Bellavista
The section between Capolago-Riva S. Vitale and Bellavista is travelled by train and is not signalled.
Saving metres in altitude
There is a bus between Roncapiano, Paese and Morbio Superiore, Posta that saves about 500 metres in altitude.

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Mendrisio
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Contact

Signpost management
Signposting is managed by the cantonal hiking trail organisation on behalf of the canton.
Ticino Sentieri
Via A. Giovannini 3
6710 Biasca
info@ticinosentieri.ch
www.ticinosentieri.ch

Services

Accommodation

Albergo Svizzero
Albergo Svizzero
Capolago
Capanna Caviano (Castel S.Pietro)
Capanna Caviano (Castel S.Pietro)
Castel S. Pietro
Hotel Conca Bella
Hotel Conca Bella
Vacallo
Hotel Coronado
Hotel Coronado
Mendrisio
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Bookable offers

52 Sentiero Lago di Lugano
52 Sentiero Lago di Lugano
Lake Lugano Southern Delights
Lake Lugano Southern Delights
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Places

Riva S. Vitale
Riva S. Vitale
Mendrisio
Mendrisio
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Places of interest

Museo dei Fossili
Museo dei Fossili
Battistero Riva San Vitale
Battistero Riva San Vitale
Monte Generoso
Monte Generoso
Pumptrack Mendrisio
Pumptrack Mendrisio
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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