"Funicular rail or by bus, then the Design-Cableway and scenic chairlifts transport guests 1450 meters above the Lago Maggiore lake to Cimetta. Panorama boards shed light on the mountains near and far and geological facts. And by the mid Cardada station, an attractive architectonic viewing platform elegantly reigns above the tree tops.
Reflexology path, Nordic walking trail, playful walks for children, and signposted mountain-bike routes complete the scenic Cardada/Cimetta offer. Diverse restaurants with Ticino specialities and possible accommodation from simple to stylish and romantic.
From the Locarno center by funicular rail or bus to Orselina, cable car to Cardada and with the chairlift (sitting sideways) to Cimetta
View: Over the town of Locarno and Lago Maggiore lake with Brissago Island; and through the Centovalli as far as the Valais Alps looking west
Attractions: Hiking, mountain biking, orientation walks, paragliding, Nordic walking right above the town of Locarno "