Ascona Vacation Packages
Ascona is a popular place to visit in Ticino as many of the city’s main attractions are within easy reach. Among the most popular attractions here are the fascinating Piazza Grande and the remarkable Madonna del Sasso. Two other great attractions that are nearby Ascona are the Three Castles of Bellinzona and the San Lorenzo Cathedral.
Savvy travelers in Ascona, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, will love the cultural attractions nearby. In particular, you should make sure you check out Casa Camuzzi in Lugano. Acclaimed galleries, include the Museum of Modern Art in Lugano and the Cantonal Art Museum.
If the weather is good head outside and make the most of the nearby green spaces. The ecological parks such as Mount Caslano in Caslano, give visitors an insight into the birds, trees and plants which inhabit the region.
During the cooler parts of the year, check out Ascona’s most popular ski slopes at the Bosco Gurin Ski Resort in Bosco Gurin.
Sports fans vacationing in Ascona should head to Pista La Resega, Lugano to see the HC Lugano taking on visiting rivals. On game days follow the sea of black, white and yellow, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join local ice hockey lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
Finding somewhere handy to stay in Ascona couldn’t be easier. Take your pick from the Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano, the Novotel Lugano Paradiso, or the ibis Lugano Paradiso.