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Lugano: 4.5-Hour Monte Bré Visit w/ Funicular Ride

Product ID: 279462
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From the heart of the city to the most uncontaminated peaks of Lugano, enjoy the splendid views and walk through the tiny village of Brè.
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Duration: 4.5 hours
Starting time 1:50 PM
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  • Get a brief overview of Lugano and take a picturesque boat ride to Cassarate
  • Enjoy a funicular ride up to the top of Monte Bré
  • Admire the spectacular view over Lake Lugano, the city and the region from the mountaintop
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Your guide will lead you through the city, to Cassarate, up to Monte Bré and back down to the bottom of the mountain. Start at the city’s heart with a boat ride to the little harbor of Cassarate. 

Then, after getting on the funicular, enjoy the splendid views of the city center at your feet as you reach Lugano’s most uncontaminated summit. You will also get the chance to admire the fantastic panoramic view, which, on clear days, stretches all the way to Mount Rosa. Take a stroll and explore the small village of Brè, where life runs at a slow pace, while taking a look at the typical Ticinese houses, the church and the works of art. 

Explore Monte Bré at your own pace, soak in the stunning views over Lake Lugano, the city and nearby mountain tops. The return ticket on the funicular, to get back down to Cassarate is included in your tour, from there you can arrange your individual return to Lugano.
  • Guide
  • Funicular return ticket up to Monte Bré
What’s Not Included
  • Boat ride to and from Cassarate
  • Return to Lugano (you can easily return by bus or walking)
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems

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Meeting point

Meet in front of the Tourist Info Center at Piazza Riforma

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Important information
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• Difficulty level of walking: medium

From US$ 16.19 per person

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Product ID: 279462