The 7 Best Campsites in Lugano & Locarno

Ticino, Switzerland

The 7 Best Campsites

in Lugano & Locarno, Ticino

by Ana Alexa, 15th of February 2023

If you are looking for the Best Camping of Ticino, you are in the right place! Mediterranean weather, emerald rivers, delicious restaurants, and many outdoor activities make Ticino one of the most beautiful places in Switzerland, and camping with your family is a great way to explore this region. We have selected for you the 7 Best campsites in Ticino, each with its own peculiarities:

#1 of 7

Camping Lugano Lake

Camping Lugano Lake is our 2022 Winner among the best Campsites of Ticino! This lovely family campsite has just been renovated and comes with all comforts one may need: a stunning lake view, beautiful surrounding mountains, a small private beach, a playground for children and a lots of facilities near by. At Camping Lugano Lake sport lovers will also find a Paragliding Company, and many other outdoor activities like hiking, stand-up paddle, cycling and water sports. A true camping gem in Ticino!

#2 of 7

Caravan Camping Miralago

At the Caravan Camping Miralago, you can enjoy quiet and regenerating moments in a Mediterranean context, set among palm trees and beautiful mountains. This campsite is located on the shores of Lake Maggiore and offers a magnificent golden beach, as well as many sports activities. It is one of the few campgrounds in Ticino, that is open 365 days a year. The Caravan Camping Miralago is also attentive to the needs of animal friends: dogs are welcome, and the campsite is equipped to accommodate them in the best way.

#3 of 7

Camping Tamaro Resort

Camping Tamaro Resort is the best campsite if you want to spend relaxing days in exclusive and superior bungalows right on the shores of Lago Maggiore! The bungalows are very elegant structures, equipped with all the comforts that families with higher demands deserve. Moreover each bungalow offers a kitchenette with fridge and dishes. Guests can enjoy the picturesque lake surroundings right from the covered veranda with table and deck. Finally expect also a peaceful beach and a wonderful lawn along the lake. The perfect environment for your holidays!

#4 of 7

Camping Delta Locarno

Camping Delta is located just a few minutes from the centre of Locarno. It lies between the crystal clear waters of the river Maggia and Lake Maggiore among tall trees and flowering shrubs typical of a subtropical climate. Camping Delta spoils its guests with 250 spacious comfortable places, 35 seasonal areas with private garden, 15 fully equipped luxury caravans to rent and even a private beach on the lake shores. Treat yourself to a truly unforgettable holiday at Camping Delta!

#5 of 7

Campofelice Camping Village

Located in a beautiful area on the shores of Lake Maggiore, Campofelice Camping Village is a high-level 5-star campsite that has received several prestigious awards thanks to the quality of its offer. The property is located near a beautiful sandy beach and houses a floating water park, four tennis courts, a soccer field, a minigolf course, and ping pong tables. Last but not least, Campofelice Camping also offers the possibility of staying in different types of furnished bungalows to make your stay truly unforgettable.

#6 of 7

Camping Lido Mappo

With a privileged location, directly on the shores of Lake Maggiore, Camping Lido Mappo is a real paradise on earth. This family-run campsite is nestled in the greenery, with large old trees and a pleasant Mediterranean climate, worthy of the best holidays. At Camping Lido Mappo, lovers of outdoor activities can try their hand at table tennis, beach volleyball, stand-up paddle, kayak, and paragliding flights. In its vicinity, there is also a romantic walk along the lake that leads directly to Locarno.

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Camping Tresiana

Camping Tresiana is located in the Malcantone, a region of Ticino famous for the beauty of nature, the many traditional restaurants, and the many activities in nature. Near the campsite, there are in fact Monte Lema, from which you can fly paragliding, and also the guided tour of the Sessa gold mine. This campsite is located on the banks of the Tresa river and is characterized by a very familiar and peaceful environment. You will find a modern structure, with a restaurant with a step, a large swimming pool, and even a shop.