Lake Lugano Tour, Switzerland

About Lake Lugano, Switzerland: Lake Lugano Switzerland is one of the Glacial Lake and is situated on the border exactly between the Southern Switzerland and Northern Italy.The lake named after city of Lugano is also between Lake Como and Lago Maggiore.The lake was cited first time by the Gregory of Tours in 590 with the name Ceresio.The well-known mountains along with tourist destinations which is found to be on the shores of lake are Monte Bre and the lakes appears in documents still by the name of Laco Luanasco.The lake is navigable and various private vessels along with passenger boats could be seen giving the service for tourists purpose since 1992.

How can Reach: Lugano city is located on the bank of the Lake Lugano in Switzerland country. It is well connected with Zurich, Geneva, Basel and Lausanne cities by road.

"Lugano-Paradiso" is the nearest railway station which is just 1.0 KM far from "Lake Lugano (Lugano-Paradiso)". Tourists can get here train to Zurich and Geneva cities.

"Lugano Airport" is the nearest airport which is situated just 5.3 KM distance from "Lake Lugano (Lugano-Paradiso)". Tourists can get here flights to domestic cities.

Nearest Major Airport: "Lugano Airport" is a domestic airport of the Switzerland country which is located just 5.3 KM distance from Lake Lugano (Lugano-Paradiso). Tourists can get here domestic flights.

Bus Services: Buses services are available from "Lugano Airport" (5.3 KM) to Lugano tour.

Taxi Services: Taxis services are available from "Lugano Airport" (5.3 KM) to Lugano tour.

Nearest Train Station: Lugano-Paradiso (1.0 KM). Tourists can get here train to to Zurich and Geneva cities.

Locations: Switzerland & Italy

Catchment Area: 565.6 SQ. KM

Surface elevation: 271 metres (889 feet)

Surface Area: 48.7 SQ. KM

Average Depth: 134 metres

Maximum Depth: 288 metres

Summer Season : June to August

Winter Season : November to February

Tourist Attractions: Fondazione Gabriele e Anna Braglia- Art gallery, Museo in Erba, Chiesa di Santa Maria Immacolata, Swiss Miniature Village, Parco Civico, Cantonal Art Museum, Museum of Modern Art, Monte San Salvatore, Gandria, HC Lugano, Swissminiatur- Amusement park

Things to Do: Boating and fishing on Lake Lugano, walking, Mountain biking, Casino Lugano, Special Events, Sentiero per Carona - Hiking area

Lugano Weather Temperature:

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) 0.8 1.6 4.9 7.9 12.1 15.4 17.8 17.4 13.9 10.4 5.1 1.7
Average High (℃) 6.6 8.5 13.0 15.8 20.2 24.2 26.9 26.1 21.7 16.7 11.3 7.4

Nearest Accommodations: Hotel Campione Ticino, Hotel Riviera, THE VIEW Lugano Hotel, Suitenhotel Parco Paradiso Hotle, Faggi Apartments Hotel, Hotel Admiral, Hotel ibis Lugano Paradiso, Hotel Novotel Lugano Paradiso, Hotel Victoria au Lac, Hotel De La Paix Lugano, Best Western Hotel Bellevue au Lac, Hotel Delfino Lugano, Hotel Villa Principe Leopoldo & Spa, Park Hotel Principe, Hotel Panorama, Ristorante all'Arco Hotel, Ristorante La Gondoletta Hotel, Ristorante Al Boccalino Hotel, Guesthouse Casa Calina Carona Lugano Hotel, Casa del Hotel, GuestHouse Lugano Center Hotel, ristorante pensione agra Hotel, La Voce Del Mare Hotel, Hotel della Stazione, The easy Room Hotel, B&B Il Vigneto Hotel.

Distances from Lake Lugano (Lugano-Paradiso):

Lucerne City: 117.1 KM

Zurich City: 207.9 KM

Geneva City: 368.4 KM

Basel City: 269.7 KM

Lausanne City: 379.4 KM

Bern City: 281.6 KM

Winterthur City: 239.7 KM

St. Gallen City: 249.9 KM