The 5 Best Campsites in Lugano & Locarno

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The 5 Best Campsites

in Lugano & Locarno

12th March 2019

Mediterranean weather, emerald rivers, delicious restaurants, and many things to do make Ticino one of the most beautiful places in Switzerland to camp with the family. We have selected for you the 5 best campsites in Ticino, each with its own peculiarities.

#1 of 5

Camping Lugano Lake

We recommend Camping Lugano Lake to all those who wish to spend their stay in Ticino on the shore of Lake Lugano, at a fraction of the price of luxury hotels. This lovely campsite has just been renovated and comes with all comforts one may need: a stunning view of the lake, beautiful surrounding mountains, a small private beach, a playground for children and a lots of facilities near by. Finally near Camping Lugano Lake sport lovers will also find many outdoor activities: cycling paths, a football and volley-ball court, paragliding flights and exciting water sports.

#2 of 5

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.

#3 of 5

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.

#4 of 5

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.

#5 of 5

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.