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Guided Walk from Lugano to Gandria promoted by Lugano Region - return by boat

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You'll start at
Ente Turistico del Luganese - Lugano
Palazzo Civico, Piazza Riforma 1, 6900 Lugano, Switzerland
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  • Pass by Piazza della Riforma
  • 1
    Parco Civico
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Olive Trail
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 3
    Lake Lugano
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Centro storico Gandria
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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You'll return to the starting point
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Ente Turistico del Luganese - Lugano, Palazzo Civico, Piazza Riforma 1, 6900 Lugano, Switzerland
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Boat Trip
    • Guided Excursion to Gandria
    • Departure from Lugano Region tourist office in Piazza Riforma at 10 am
    • Entry/Admission - Lake Lugano
    • Entry/Admission - Centro storico Gandria
    • Food and drinks
    • Lunch
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Dress smart casual and comfortable shoes
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Please be on time!
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    • English
    Very nice and chilled-out walk with knowledgeable guide. He managed to translate everything in English, Italian and German for the group. Views were beautiful and worth it.
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    Response from VMaspoli, Product Manager at Guided Walk from Lugano to Gandria promoted by Lugano Region - return by boat
    Responded 7 Sep 2019
    Buongiorno Sarah, thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. We are glad you enjoyed Gandria and our guided tour:-) Thank you very much for such a great review! Hope to see you again soon in our wonderful region. Cari saluti da Lugano Region.
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    About the operator

    This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

    By: Ente Turistico del Luganese
    30 reviews
    Sydney, Australia
    beautiful value for money friendly organised excursion
    highly recommended. Guide was very informative and a nice homely person views were just awesome highly
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    Hamzah L
    Great value for money
    Great views of the lake and mountains from the boat, funicular and on foot. Bre is so amazing and so was our guide
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    Well worth it—but be prepared
    The tour guide was a joy, very knowledgeable, and the scenery was absolutely captivating! Be aware that there is a
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    Daugavpils, Latvia
    Great Tour
    Very good tour, definitely worth the money (even more) and our guide was excellent. We are 100% recommending it
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    Randi S
    Los Angeles, California
    Great Content but went on too long
    Really enjoyed the tour and the price was very good, but some of the people slowed the tour down by walking slow,
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    If in Lugano, you must visit Monte Bre
    Tour starts at the Tourism office where you meet your guide before heading across the street to the boat dock.
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    Sarah N
    Pleasant walk along the lake, to Gandria
    Very nice and chilled-out walk with knowledgeable guide. He managed to translate everything in English, Italian
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    Amazing first hand experiences
    By a cheerful guide that took us all around and answered so many questions. Basically it's like a guided walking
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    nice trip with spectacular views
    The guide was perfect, she showed us details and told us information we would never have seen or heard otherwise.
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    Fantastic value for money
    We started the tour outside the Tourism office and were led outside to catch a boat across the lake; initially to
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    Cheryl N
    Sydney, Australia
    A great afternoon amongst the Gods
    Christina expertly guided us through our tour to Monte Bre. As a resident she had unlimited knowledge of the
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    Nice view
    Excellent views, nice place to spend at least one hour apreciating. Restaurant was good and was quite full so
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    Toronto, Canada
    Funicular to monte San Salvatore
    From Paradiso area take the Funicular to the top of the mountain. CHF 27 per person. Total of 10-15 min with one
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    Jonathan B
    Fairfield, Connecticut
    Monte San Salvatore was great the tour was okay
    Loved, going to the top of the mountain and seeing the lake and villages below us. Weather was very nice warm for
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    Busselton, Australia
    Very informative tour
    We started our tour in the heart of Lugano & then made our way to a ferry where we crossed the Lugano Lake to
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 4h
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    • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian
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