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Daniela Schmidmeister

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  • Bellinzona castles, UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Lugano city
  • Lake Maggiore
  • Mount San Salvatore
  • Mount San Giorgio, UNESCO World Heritage Site
Karte der Eurotrek Wanderung Tessiner Highlights.

Tour characteristic

An enjoyable hike with a view! The distances are kept rather short, but it goes steeply uphill and downhill. Sure-footedness is required for the hikes over the ridges and hills.

The Trans Swiss Trail with SchweizMobil

The Via Gottardo with SchweizMobil

Price table

Prices in CHF per person

Saison 1 Saison 2
Base price 715.- 749.-
Surcharge single room 215.- 215.-
Saison 1: 20.03.2021 - 26.03.2021 / 10.04.2021 - 07.05.2021 / 18.09.2021 - 17.10.2021 Saison 2: 27.03.2021 - 09.04.2021 / 08.05.2021 - 17.09.2021 Category: 3* Hotel & Hostels

Additional nights

Bellinzona Mendrisio
Double room 89.- 95.-
Surcharge single room 40.- 50.-

Included services

  • 4 overnight stays incl. breakfast
  • Daily luggage transfers
  • Costs for luggage pick-up at the station
  • Admission to the Bellinzona Castles
  • Admission to the Monte San Giorgio Fossil Museum
  • Best worked out route guidance
  • Detailed travel documents (1x per room)

Good to know

  • GPS data available
  • Service hotline
  • Tourist tax, if due, not included in the tour price
  • Boat & cable car rides not included in the tour price (approx. CHF 45.- per person).
  • Park&Rail at Bellinzona station, cost CHF 12.-/day.
  • Return journey by train from Mendrisio to Bellinzona, duration approx. 50 min.
  • Please note that if you book 1 week before your desired travel date, an express fee of CHF 50 per booking will be charged. Bookings less than 5 working days before departure cannot be processed.

Travel documents

Travel documents "analog"

As standard, your trip includes a travel document package which we will send you in advance. The following documents will help you to find your way around on site:

  • Travel programme with all organisational details.
  • Travel guide from Cycling in Switzerland
  • General maps of the cycle or hiking route
  • Detailed maps of the stage locations
  • Detailed programme for the individual stages

Travel documents "digital"

If you choose the option "digital travel documents" when booking, we will provide you with all documents for your trip in digital form.

In advance you will receive a small package of documents with the following contents:

  • Description of how to use the necessary apps
  • Luggage tag
  • possible vouchers

You can find your way around easily with the SwitzerlandMobility app and other freely accessible aids. Background information and all other documents are delivered electronically and can be downloaded to your mobile phone in advance.

As this option saves resources and costs, you will receive a discount of CHF 30 per room.

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