Enjoying Ticino What's on in your new town?

Find out what's happening in your new home. What makes it unique? From cultural activities to natural areas, there's bound to be something for you.

Getting to know Ticino

Once you've settled in and covered all the essentials, it's time to get to know your new environment. Becoming familiar with the local culture is a start. Meet people with similar interests and make an effort to take part in activities that interest you. Most importantly, stay open and receptive to the new experience.

Ticino has an exceptional variety of landscapes and blends Mediterranean sunshine and la dolce vita with breath-taking Alpine scenery. Arts, culture and quality of life are priorities here. Ticino is proud to have two UN World Heritage sites within its borders, the Bellinzona Castles and Monte San Giorgio.

Whatever your passion, whether savouring traditional food and wine, outdoor adventure in areas of striking natural beauty, or film, music, history and architecture, there's plenty to discover.

Things to do in Ticino

 

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Author: Julie Eassom

Julie has worked in relocation for the last 6 years helping expats from all over the world. With personal experience and many years in Switzerland Julie enjoys the challenges in helping people to make a very stressful time enjoyable. She enjoys a busy social life and meeting new people.

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  • 7/9/13 10:09 AM

    When we stayed in Locarno for a weekend we rented E-bikes near the casino and drove along the Maggia valley. We stopped in Avegno a pretty village with good possibilities to swim in the Maggia.

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