Ceneri Bike, Bellinzonese

A region that’s a perfect match for you and your need for some fun. Within just a few kilometres you’ll find everything you need. Be amazed by a region which truly has a lot to offer: from nature to culture, from food and wine to sport.

In Summer, it’s impossible to resist the mild temperatures and lush nature, enough to get even the most reluctant outdoors and enjoying themselves.


Indulge yourself and chose from a great selection of walks available all year round.

The Greina Plateau

Road cycling

Tackle the epic climbs of the alpine passes, including the legendary Tremola to reach the Gotthard Pass.

Bouldering in Chironico

Canyoning and rafting

Do you love extreme sports involving rivers? Welcome to the El Dorado of canyoning! In Riviera you’ll find five of the most spectacular gorges.



The valleys are an ideal place for boulder lovers. Climb the boulder areas of Chironico and Cresciano!



Whether you prefer traditional climbing or freer styles like bouldering, in the region of Bellinzona and Valleys you’ll find the perfect option for you.


Refreshing water

Do you fancy a refreshing dip but don’t know where to go? Here are a few suggestions of where you can immerse yourself in natural refreshment.


For young and old

Activities with animals

In the region of Bellinzona and Valleys, there’s no shortage of ways to enjoy unforgettable experiences with animals. The kids will love it - and so will you!

Fishing equipment

Discover the playgrounds

For a kid, there’s no fun quite like a stop at the playground. In the region of Bellinzona and Valleys, a single trip probably isn’t enough to discover them all!


And if you want to stay in shape, in the Italian part of Switzerland you can indulge in all your favourite sports pretty much year-round thanks to the mild climate. During every season you can find always the right activity to practice, indoor and outdoor: while Summer is ideal for water sports in the rivers and the lakes, Winter is a skiing and sledging paradise.
Whatever is your favorite sport or hobby, Ticino is the right place to do it.

Ski & Snowboard

For enthusiasts of apline skiing, there are plenty of trails with varying degrees of difficulty and even the opportunity to ski on the slopes where great champions took their first steps to fame.

Nara slopes

Winter excursions

Snowshoes make it possible to hike more easily along gentle, snow-covered slopes to enjoy unspoilt nature and fairy-tale settings.


The seasons

Choose what to do according to the time of year


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