The biggest city of the canton, Lugano is one city where you must plan a holiday. The tourist attractions spill beyond the realm of the city as there are a quite a few places to see around Lugano as well. Making this beautiful bay side city your base is a decision you won’t regret. Expect a little change in the scenery as Lugano is situated in the Italian speaking part of Switzerland.
When you plan a vacation here, what you’ll be taking into account is rather different from what actually awaits you. In the sense- you might plan your trip to Lugano keeping in mind the tourist attractions. But whilst you’re there, take in the picturesque boulevards, the pavement cafes, palm trees and of course, the sights of the Alps and the lakes.
Essential travel information and Lugano tips for your visit
- Lugano is considered to be as safe as any other Switzerland city.
- Travellers, however, can fall prey to petty crimes like pick-pocketing.
- Keep an eye on your belongings and don’t leave them unattended.
- Don’t carry anything flashy that’ll attract attention and carry just enough cash to get by the day.
The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Lugano
Save 5%Taste my Swiss City Lugano - Selfguided Food Tour promoted by Lugano RegionNew on TripHobo
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