Will you be part of the Migros Hiking Sounds on 3 and 4 June? The two-hour hike from Locarno to Cardada and Cimetta, accompanied by music and offering breathtaking views of Lake Maggiore and the surrounding peaks, has its own special charm. While you're here for this unique event, why not take the opportunity to tack on a few days and explore the region? Make your weekend even more memorable with our tips.
There is always plenty to do and discover in the Lake Maggiore region. A region made for explorers, lovers of history and traditions, for sports enthusiasts and for those who like to walk and relax by the water. To make your weekend in Ascona-Locarno even more unique, fill it with experiences and memories.
If you like hiking and want to explore other parts of the region besides Cardada-Cimetta, the surrounding valleys are ideal for exploring the forests and trails and maybe even taking a dip in the refreshing river. If you prefer just to swim, the region offers lidos and beaches to suit all tastes. If you want to immerse yourself in the history of the towns, here are our tips for exploring Ascona and Locarno in 24 hours. You can also indulge in sports, go in search of places of power, discover the local gastronomy or simply relax at the spa, go shopping or strolling along the lakeside promenade.