Wind: 6.44 km/h
Locarno being situated in the southern region of Switzerland and northern shore of Lago Maggiore boasts with 2300 hours of sunshine within a year and proudly holds the title of the warmest city in Switzerland. Locarno tourism is at its peak.
There are numerous ways of discovering this charming and warm Locarno city, where palm and lemon trees give the impression of more a Mediterranean than a Swiss city, but you can take an electric bike and claim your eco-friendly nature.
Travel to Swiss Locarno can be incredible for you: The old city will charm you with its fine castles dating back early middle ages. Wherever you go a must see is the Piazza Grande, the heart of the city, which can easily be found from the old town, as all the narrow lanes from there will lead you to Piazza Grande. Festivals in Locarno can make your stay more interesting and enchanting.
Another must-see is the sanctuary of Madonna del Sasso, which is situated above the city: it is believed that the building is located at the very place where the Virgin has appeared to Brother Bartholomeo da Ivrea. For having the city with all its charm we advise booking tour in Locarno.
Below you can find what to see in Locarno:
- Piazza Grande
- Castello Visconteo
- Old Town
- Casa Serodine
- Posta Locarno
- The sanctuary of Madonna del Sasso.