Best bird watching trails in Ticino, Switzerland

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Explore the most popular bird watching trails in Ticino with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of bird watching trails in Ticino, Switzerland
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#1 - Verzasca Path: Sonogno - Lavertezzo
Sonogno, Ticino, Switzerland
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Length: 8.6 mi • Est. 4 h 12 m
Excursion through the beautiful Verzasca Valley from Sonogno to Lavertezzo. This is one of the most beautiful trails in Switzerland. Enjoy the view, the clear rivers and the pure natureShow more
#2 - Valle Verzasca
Lavertezzo, Ticino, Switzerland
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Length: 5.5 mi • Est. 2 h 57 m
this trail runs along the wonderful Verzasca river to the hamlet of Ganne. It is a popular short hike, in high season it gets crowded. If you are looking for tranquility, come during the week. The path is very well maintained and dotted with art installations. There are also many waterfalls. In summer you can swim and relax on the polished rocks of the river. After swimming, eat at the nearby Osteria Vittoria.Show more
#3 - Carona - Monte San Salvatore
Monte San Salvatore
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 29 m
Short and fun hike from Carona to the top of Monte San Salvatore. At the top, enjoy the Vetta restaurant which offers a beautiful panoramic terrace. Also enjoy the wonderful view of Lake Lugano from the top of the old church!Show more
#4 - Poncione d'Alnasca
Brione, Ticino, Switzerland
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 4 h 52 m
The start of the hike is in the car park between Brione and Ganne, next to a pizzeria. Cross the small bridge that spans the Verzasca and go up it for 700 meters. Then the path climbs very steeply in the forest. The walk ends on a small clearing which offers a superb view of the Masnée Alps.Show more
#5 - Mendrisio - Monte Generoso - Monte Bisbino VTT
Castel San Pietro, Ticino, Switzerland
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Length: 34 mi
This route connects Mount Generoso and Mount Bisbino via Passo del Bonello. Departure from Castel San Pietro (CH), on asphalt until Bellavista. Portage at the top of Generoso. Spectacular descent from summit to Oriment. Continue until Pian dell'Alpe from where you go up to P.sso Bonello and ref. Prabello. Along the ridge, you pass the refuges of Binate, Murelli and Bugone to the top of Mount Bisbino. From there, descent for 1000 meters to Morbio on part of the Generoso Marathon route.Show more
#6 - Bellinzona - Laveno - Lago Varese
Bellinzona, Ticino, Switzerland
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Length: 60 mi
#7 - Airolo - Biasca VTT
Airolo, Ticino, Switzerland
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Length: 42.1 mi
#8 - Gotthard to Bedretto Valley
Airolo, Ticino, Switzerland
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Length: 13.2 mi • Est. 7 h 10 m
#9 - Torricella - Monte Tamaro
Rivera, Ticino, Switzerland
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Length: 24.5 mi
Magnificent Tour in Ticino. The departure is from Riveria and reaches the summit of Monte Tamaro. Then we reach Torricella-Taverna and Bironico to return to the starting point.Show more
#10 - Dalpe - Fiesso
Dalpe, Ticino, Switzerland
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Length: 18.2 mi • Est. 10 h 20 m
Dalpe-Campo Tencia-Rodi / Fiesso 2-day tour in Ticino Route: 1st day Dalpe (final stop post bus) - SAC hut Campo Tencia - short excursion to Lago di Morghirolo 2nd day SAC hut Campo Tencia - Pizzo delle Löite - Cap. Leit - Lego Tremorgio - RodiShow more
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