From Vira Gambarogno to Magadino through Art and History


The tour begins with a walk through the narrow streets of the village of Vira, among its artistic beauties and enchanting views, and then continues on foot to the ancient port of Magadino, an essential stop on the journey between Northern and Southern Europe during the 19th century.


  • July: Friday 12, 19, 26
  • August: Friday 02, 09, 16, 23


  • Adult 10 CHF
  • Free up to 15 years old


  • Meeting point: 09.20 am, in front of the Info-Point OTR of Vira Gambarogno
  • Tour Departure: 09.35 am
  • Tour end: 11.30 am, in Magadino, at Casa comunale (Via Cantonale 138)


  • Recommended age: from 12 years.
  • Tour capacity: 20 people
  • The tour is not suitable for people with mobility issues.
  • Groups of more than 8 people are not permitted.
  • The guided tour can be held in the four languages (ITL/GER/FRN/ENG) but will be conducted in up to two languages at the same time depending on the language majority.
  • The guide can interrupt or cancel the tour in case of bad weather.
  • Tours available on request. 


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