Baracca Backpacker Aurigeno is a low price and tiny quality Hostel with only 13 beds, but unlimited access to the peaceful outdoors and homelike atmosphere. Situated, off the beaten track, in the beautiful Maggia Valley, in southern Switzerland (Ticino), just 13 km north of the Lake Maggiore, Locarno and Ascona. Our hostel is a great alternative to the youth hostel, campground or a simple hotel. The Mediterranean climate and Italien lifestyle makes Ticino to one of the most popular regions in Switzerland. Come here to take a `vacation from your vacation`. Enjoy your self in our unique, lush garden, beside wooden sculptures, waterfall, and with wonderful views to the historical church and the surrounding mountains.