Cruise & Cook

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Cruise & Cook
Cruise & Cook

A charming food cruise where you voyage across Lake Lugano to be served an authentic Ticinese risotto and learn about the rich history of the city.


Food, a scenic cruise and stunning views. What more couyld you ask for? Travellers start off with a  cruise, enjoying Lugano's beautiful scenery as well as the village of Gandria. After about 50 minutes, you will arrive at a grotto on the other side of the lake, where aperitif with several appetizers is waiting for you. Then the group is divided into small groups and learn the secrets behind Ticinese risotto by the chef. Once that's done, there's only one way to find out if you passed th e lesson. Mouthwatering desserts also come with the meal as well as a glass of Merlot del Ticino.


The ticket covers the boat ride, the tour, a Risotto workshop, aperitif, the meal and drinks, including the wine. Each session can host up to 30 participants. 

Swiss pass holders enjoy a discounted price of 81 CHF.



Venue name: Cruise & Cook
Address: Carminati Patricia
Via Crocetta 23 B
Opening hours: By reservation only
Price: 452 CHF per person
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