Lake crossing Dirinella-Brissago




This lake crossing of Lake Maggiore is an unforgettable experience for all good swimmers above 14 years of age. The swimming distance, from Dirinella to Brissago, is of 3.8 km.

Meeting point at Brissago "La Resiga "municipal port at 7.30 a.m., at 8.30 transfer by bot to Dirinella.

Start from Dirinella at 9.30 a.m.
Arrival of the participants at the “Gabietta” at 10.15h - 11.30h.
For security reasons, the swimming time limit is restricted to 2 hours.

Download the flyer with all informations.

In case of uncertain weather please call after 06.00 a.m. 1600 for information.
For callers from abroad: +41 848 80 16 00 (phone number 2 - sport).
In case of bad weather the crossing will be cancelled.

Registrations only online on

Fees:  CHF 40.00 (for online registrations) / CHF 50.00 (for directly registrations the day of the swimming).

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Organisation: Verbano Sub Brissago, in cooperation with the Lake Maggiore Rescue Societies.


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