Mount San Salvatore is located in Lugano, right next to the lake with the same name, in Switzerland. It offers plenty to see and to do to the tourists who are ready to enjoy an outdoor adventure in Switzerland.
Get to know Mount San Salvatore:
Whether you enjoy walking, hiking or funicular trips, you will have a wonderful time reaching the top of San Salvatore. The 912 meters high mountain is a great way to spend some hours in nature, breathing fresh air and admiring local flora.
On top of the Mount Salvatore, you will find an old church as well as a small museum and a permanent exhibition. Also, Vetta Restaurant offers you the possibility to enjoy your meal in a splendid atmosphere.
The city of Lugano is surrounded by mountains, yet Mount Sant Salvatore offers the most amazing view over the entire area-and it’s a wonderful place! In order to take advantage of it, climb to the tower which was positioned here for this purpose.
Good to know about Mount San Salvatore:
The price of entrance to the museum is included in the price of the funicular trip.
The museum is opened from 10:00 PM to 12:00 PM and from 1:00 PM to 3:00 Pm. It is closed on Monday and Tuesday.
Funicular trips are available most of the year, from much to the beginning of November, and are carrying tourists on top of the mountain all day long.
From the top of Mount San Salvatore, you can take the wonderful path through the forest which will lead you downhill, to Morcote village.
What to see near the Villa Borghese Park:
One of the most popular Lucano is located at the Italian border and offers Mediterranean climate, Italian food and many natural attractions to tourists such as Lake Lugano and Mount Bré.
In addition, there are many museums for you to visit, a very old cathedral-thought to have been built as far back as 875 AD, and palaces.
Address: Lugano, Switzerland
Official Website: Mount San Salvatore