Discover Gambarogno


The territory of Gambarogno offers enchanting landscapes and views as well as a rich cultural heritage which, through our proposal of guided itineraries, are being revealed and enhanced. Come and explore it in the company of one of our guides (Association of Tourist Guides of Italian-Speaking Switzerland –

Let’s discover the village of Vira and the Gambarogno Botanical Garden.

We begin the tour with a walk through the narrow streets of the village of Vira with its artistic marvels, to then transfer by Postbus to the hills between Piazzogna and Vairano and visit the Botanical Garden of Gambarogno together.

APRIL: 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th
MAY: 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th

CHF 15.00 (from age 16) to be paid directly at registration. Recommended age: from 12 years old.

The tour takes place in one or two languages.

9:20 am meeting at Info Point Vira, Via Cantonale 29 in Vira Gambarogno
9:35 am start of the guided tour
12:05 pm end of the guided tour in the Botanical Garden

at Info Points of Ascona-Locarno: Vira, Locarno Railway station, Ascona, Brissago, Tenero and Avegno.

Registration possible until 2 days before the tour, i.e. until Tuesday evening. Participants: minimum 4, maximum 20 people. Groups of 8 or more are not allowed (group tours can be arranged upon request).


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