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

Hiking

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ViaGottardo

Stage 19, Morcote–Mendrisio

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ViaGottardo

A short climb leads to the UNESCO World Heritage of Monte San Giorgio, the fossil mountain with its 300 million years of history. Via the fascinating villages of Meride and Tremona you reach «Magnifico Borgo» Mendrisio, famous for its elegant historic buildings.
A short climb leads to the UNESCO World Heritage of Monte San Giorgio, the fossil mountain with its 300 million years of history. Via the fascinating villages of Meride and Tremona you reach «Magnifico Borgo» Mendrisio, famous for its elegant historic buildings.
13 km
640 m | 580 m
4 h 10 min
easy (hiking trail) | medium

Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Brusino Arsizio, Funiva
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Crossing Lago di Lugano
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Crossing Lago di Lugano
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Morcote SNL–Brusino Arsizio Funivia
or
Brusino Arsizio Funivia–Morcote SNL
Reason: crossing Lago di Lugano.
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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. 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

Dolceresio Lugano Lake B&B
Dolceresio Lugano Lake B&B
Brusino Arsizio
Hotel Serpiano
Hotel Serpiano
Serpiano
B&B La Crisalide
B&B La Crisalide
Meride
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Bookable offers

Highlights of Ticino
Highlights of Ticino
7 Via Gottardo: Bellinzona - Lugano
7 Via Gottardo: Bellinzona - Lugano
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Places

Morcote
Morcote
Mendrisio
Mendrisio
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Places of interest

Pumptrack Mendrisio
Pumptrack Mendrisio
Saurians on Mount San Giorgio
Saurians on Mount San Giorgio
Historic trail on Monte San Giorgio
Historic trail on Monte San Giorgio
Museo dei Fossili
Museo dei Fossili
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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