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Verzasca Dam

Locarno 6646, Switzerland
+41 91 780 78 00
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Must see if you are nearby

Very nice view from the dam. Also there is bungee jumping opportunity. But if you are here, you... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
via mobile
Very nice

Very nice dam and lake, Got tp watch bunji jumpers, part of the James Bond golden eye movie was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Locarno 6646, Switzerland
+41 91 780 78 00
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice view from the dam. Also there is bungee jumping opportunity. But if you are here, you should check Lavertezzo and Sonogno too, and search for the beautiful waterfalls!

Thank zeneszerzo
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very nice dam and lake, Got tp watch bunji jumpers, part of the James Bond golden eye movie was filmed here. It has a nice hiking trail that goes of on a side of the dam

Thank Nina I
Reviewed 16 June 2017

A great drive and a beautiful trip up the valley. Don't forget to buy a parking ticket at the dam shop which covers all the parking places up the valley.

Thank JohnHMerrill
Reviewed 11 June 2017

The initial view of the dam was really great. My friend and I went in early June 2017 and the weather was damp and rainy. We arrived by bus from Locarno and initially missed the stop due to the bus stop not labelled clearly. The...More

1  Thank 2008tomlu
Reviewed 1 June 2017

beautiful location, beautiful scenery, recommended for everyone to visit, and great place to take some photos

Thank ElesarA
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

One of the highest dams in Europe. Must stop on the way to the Verzascatal 10 minutes away. Bungee jumping offer for adrenalin fans!

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

I dreamed of this jump for so long, I'm soooo happy to have made it !!! It was AMAZING scary but truly A M A Z I N G !!!! Perfect place, and great team !!

Thank elodie50a
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a thrilling, impressive and world famous sight and a must for all James Bond 007 fans! Best to access by car. Public transport is available but I recommend by car. For all those who believe to know how high 220m are, go and...More

Thank Mario C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This area is just amazing, with a fast flowing river that has carved into beautiful colored rock cliffs!

Thank george k
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Powerful and vertigo inducing! A must stop when you are in the area! Very easy to get by car, a bit trickier with a public transport (bus runs by about once an hour), expect a lot of traffic and delays in the summer but still...More

Thank GlobetrottingMari
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9 June 2017|
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Response from Florian T |
The are different Jump at different times. I'm not allowed to send al link here. There are 007 Classic Jump World's Most Famous Bungy Jump. Ideal for First Timers. 007 Backwards Backwards towards the Depht. The special... More
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