There’s a lot to see in the beautiful Maggia Valley and the best way to see it all is on two wheels. A highlight of this wonderfully sunny area is a well-known route that’s become a paradise for cyclists of all abilities, whatever your level of experience. Pedal your way through rustic villages and past stunning Alpine landscape and gorgeous Mediterranean scenery, enjoying the large stretches of quiet cycle path and marvelling at the endless awe-inspiring views. Just remember to keep at a leisurely pace – you’re here to enjoy the ride.
There’s no finer place to escape urban living for a few days than Ticino. Thanks to open spaces, lakes and mountains at every turn, it’s the perfect place to reconnect with nature. And for those who really want to soak up Ticino’s natural beauty in style, there are tons of opportunities for getting active while you’re out and about.
We’ve chosen five outdoor experiences to try your hand at while you’re visiting the area, which should not only keep you active but also allow you to see Ticino in a new light.
Switzerland is full of fantastic outdoor experiences, so for more alfresco inspiration across the whole of the country, visit myswitzerland.com/expats for information on great experiences to suit any trip, from a short weekend break away from the city to a family holiday with the kids.