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Thematic path through the vineyards of Gordola and surroundings.
Distance 8.9 km
Highest point488 m
Lowest point227 m
This 9 km educational trail runs through the hillside vineyards in the Gordola, Lavertezzo Piano and Cugnasco-Gerra areas. It is a circular route of medium difficulty.
The trail highlights the importance of viticulture and the winegrower's profession by focusing on various aspects that distinguish it throughout the year. The didactic signs are intended to disseminate various information so that all the aspects and peculiarities of hillside viticulture can be better understood and not forgotten with the passage of time. It is also a tribute to the people who over the centuries have shaped these impervious hills with sacrifice and sweat. The path crosses vineyards and woods and offers a unique panorama. As you walk, you will discover many details and may even encounter wildlife.
The route has 13 information and educational signs and can be shortened or followed at any time according to your own taste by following the signs.
Gordola, Chiesa Sant'Antonio, Gordola, Via Scuole, Gordola, Via Sasso Misocco, Gordola, Via Loco Coste-Sotto Sassalto-Lavertezzo, Via Sass Fendü-Montedato,Paese-Montedato, Municipio, Gordola, Gaggiole Sopra, Gordola, Via Cecchino-Gordola-Via Pianella-Gordola, Chiesa Sant'Antonio
Treno, fermata FFS Stazione Gordola
Bus, fermata Gordola, Municipio o Gordola, Gnesa
It is recommended to park in the public car parks at the Verzasca Dam or to use the public transport provided (PostBus, FART, SBB).
Parcheggio Via Burio, Gordola, presso Chiesa di Gordola.
Parcheggio Via Centro Sportivo, Gordola, presso Ristorante Gnesa.
Parcheggio Via Gaggiole, Gordola
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike
Hiking daypack (approx. 20 liters) with rain cover
Comfortable and sturdy footwear
Adequate and durable outdoor clothing in multiple layers