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International Media Trip “Lakes & Mountains� August 25 - 27, 2010

Ticino. Active Nature (B). Lake Maggiore & Maggia Valley

Switzerland Tourism Toedistrasse 7, P.O.Box, CH-8027 Zurich, Telephone +41 (0)44 288 11 11, Fax +41 (0)44 288 12 05, www.MySwitzerland.com


Wednesday, August 25 Individual breakfast at your hotel and check-out. 08:00

Meet your guide, Ms. Donatella Gerosa, at the hotel reception and transfer by bus to Mogno (ca. 2h).

10:00

Visit to the nucleus of Mogno, world-famous thanks to the Church San Giovanni Battista designed by the architect Mario Botta.

11:30

Transfer by bus to the Lake Naret dam (ca. 30 min.)

12:00

Excursion from Lake Naret dam to the Cristallina hut (ca. 3h) with picnic along the hike.

19:00

Dinner and overnight at the Cristallina hut (dormitory). From the panoramic terrace of the modern hut, situated at 2575 metres, you can enjoy a breath-taking view of the Basòdino glacier and the surrounding mountain peaks. Capanna Cristallina Cristallina 6781 Bedretto Tel. +41 91 869 23 30 Fax +41 91 606 57 44 info@capannacristallina.ch www.capannacristallina.ch Overnight at the hut.

Thursday, August 26 Individual breakfast at the hut and check-out. 08:00

Excursion from the Cristallina hut to Robiei at 2000 metres (3h).

11:30

Transfer by cable car from Robiei to San Carlo (15 min.).

11:45

Transfer by bus to Sonlerto.

12:00

Lunch at the Grotto Bavona in Sonlerto.

14:00

Transfer by bus to Foroglio and visit to the suggestive village of the Bavona Valley, with its stone houses and the famous waterfall with a fall of 80 m.

15:30

Transfer by bus to Locarno.

16:30

Arrival in Locarno and check-in at your hotels. Hotel Belvedere**** Via ai Monti della TrinitĂ  44 6600 Locarno Tel. +41 91 751 03 63 Fax +41 91 751 52 39 info@belvedere-locarno.com www.belvedere-locarno.com

Esplanade Hotel Resort & SPA**** Via delle Vigne 149 6648 Minusio Tel. +41 91 735 85 85 Fax +41 91 735 85 86 reservations@esplanade.ch www.esplanade.ch

Switzerland Tourism Toedistrasse 7, P.O.Box, CH-8027 Zurich, Telephone +41 (0)44 288 11 11, Fax +41 (0)44 288 12 05, www.MySwitzerland.com


19:00

Transfer by bus to the restaurant Sensi.

19:30

Dinner at the restaurant Sensi in Locarno.

21:30

Transfer by bus to your hotel. Overnight in Locarno/Minusio.

Friday, August 27 Individual breakfast at the hotel and check-out. AM

Transfer by bus to the railway station.

TBC

Transfer to Zurich Airport

Contacts Switzerland Tourism Tödistrasse 7 CH – 8027 Zurich Ticino Turismo Via Lugano 12 CH – 6500 Bellinzona Tour Guide

Eugenio Genazzi Phone direct: +41 44 288 13 24 Fax: +41 44 288 12 05 E-mail: eugenio.genazzi@switzerland.com Tosca Zanotta Phone direct: +41 91 821 53 34 Mobile: +41 79 264 63 40 Fax: +41 91 825 36 14 E-mail: tosca.zanotta@ticino.ch Ms. Donatella Gerosa Mobile phone: +41 79 549 81 94

Addresses Cristallina Hut

Capanna Cristallina Cristallina 6781 Bedretto Tel. +41 91 869 23 30 Fax +41 91 606 57 44 info@capannacristallina.ch www.capannacristallina.ch

Hotel Belvedere

Hotel Belvedere**** Via ai Monti della Trinità 44 6600 Locarno Tel. +41 91 751 03 63 Fax +41 91 751 52 39 info@belvedere-locarno.com www.belvedere-locarno.com

Esplanade Hotel Resort & SPA

Esplanade Hotel Resort & SPA**** Via delle Vigne 149 6648 Minusio Tel. +41 91 735 85 85

Switzerland Tourism Toedistrasse 7, P.O.Box, CH-8027 Zurich, Telephone +41 (0)44 288 11 11, Fax +41 (0)44 288 12 05, www.MySwitzerland.com


Fax +41 91 735 85 86 reservations@esplanade.ch www.esplanade.ch

Switzerland Tourism Toedistrasse 7, P.O.Box, CH-8027 Zurich, Telephone +41 (0)44 288 11 11, Fax +41 (0)44 288 12 05, www.MySwitzerland.com


Grotto Bavona

Grotto Bavona Sonlerto 6690 Cavergno Tel. +41 91 754 17 76 / Mob. +41 79 363 66 73 info@grotto-bavona.com www.grotto-bavona.com

Restaurant Sensi

Ristorante Sensi Viale Verbano 9 6600 Locarno Muralto Tel. +41 91 743 17 17 Fax +41 91 743 57 35 ristorante-sensi@ristoranti-ff.ch www.ffgastro.ch

Cable car S. Carlo - Robiei

Funivia San Carlo - Robiei 6690 San Carlo Tel. +41 91 756 65 46 Fax +41 91 756 67 41 fscr@robiei.ch www.robiei.ch

Additional Information      

www.MySwitzerland.com - Official Website from Switzerland Tourism which thousands of ideas what to do in Switzerland www.swissworld.org - General Information about Switzerland (people, culture, economy, politics, history, science, environment, leisure and geography) www.swissinfo.ch - General information and news about Switzerland If you need pictures from Switzerland, we suggest that you go to www.swiss-image.ch/e/ (Username: stworld, Password: swisspix) Insurance is up to the participant's own responsibility www.ticino.ch – Official Website from Ticino Tourism

Switzerland Tourism Toedistrasse 7, P.O.Box, CH-8027 Zurich, Telephone +41 (0)44 288 11 11, Fax +41 (0)44 288 12 05, www.MySwitzerland.com


Lake Maggiore & Maggia Valley