Private Tours in the
Wonderful Ticino Region

Private Tours and Cruises in the Wonderful Ticino Region for Families, Friends and Couples

We organize private tours to let you discover the wonders of the Ticino Region.

Private tours include transportation to and from your accommodation, transportation and assistance for the duration of the tour, entrance tickets to attractions and services.

Guaranteed reservations when booking 48 hours in advance.

The itineraries are suitable for anyone.

Verzasca Valley Day Tour

Reservations are secured 48 hours in advance

Discover the most well-known valley in Ticino with its amazing emerald waters and its old rural villages with our all-inclusive day trip. Enjoy a wonderful day in a picturesque valley characterized by emerald green waters, cool temperatures and amazing nature.

VERZASCA DAM – LAVERTEZZO BRIDGE – EMERALD WATER OF THE VERZASCA VALLEY – SONOGNO – FRODA WATERFALL

The tour lasts approximately 7 hours and includes transportation to and from your accommodation, transportation and assistance for the duration of the tour, entrance tickets to attractions and services.

This itinerary is suitable for anyone.

📍 Meeting Point at your accommodation

🌊 Arrive at Verzasca Valley Dam  >> (you can book the highest bungee jumping in Europe)

🏞️  Free time in the Valley: you can admire the Lavertezzo bridge and take a cool bath in the emerald waters

🚗 Meeting point with the driver – departure to Sonogno one of the most traditional villages of Ticino

🍲 Lunch in a typical Ticino grotto (not included in the price)

🏠 Walking Tour in the spectacular village of Sonogno between the mountains and the unspoiled nature

🏞️ Visit to the Froda waterfall, one of the most beautiful and evocative in Switzerland

📍Arrive at your accommodation

Discover the spectacular emerald water of  the Verzasca Valley, the perfect place to cool off on hot summer days. With its amazing natural spots, you will enjoy a fantastic day spent in nature.

This exclusive tour will start at your accommodation. Our drivers will be there to take care of you during the whole day.

With a 20-minute drive from Locarno, the first stop will be the Verzasca Dam. If you want to try out the bungee jumping experience, you can request it in your booking with a supplement of  CHF/€ 400.- per person.

This hydroelectric dam is used to practice bungee jumping and it’s the place where the opening scene of the James Bond movie “GoldenEye” was filmed (1995). More info here.

After a short stop to take pictures, you will arrive in Lavertezzo, famous for its double-arched bridge which crosses over the blue-green waters of the Verzasca River. Despite the chilly temperature of the water, you can enjoy magical spots for swimming and sunbathing.

The next stop will be the old rural village of Sonogno where you can enjoy a lunch at a typical grotto serving traditional Ticinese dishes (not included in the price) or a picnic in the sun according to your preferences. More info here.

After lunch, you will stroll around the village, visiting the traditional stone houses and the souvenir shops. Then you will enjoy the last stop of the day with a 15-minute walk from the central square of Sonogno to arrive at the Froda Waterfall. 

You will reach the impressive amphitheater carved into the rocks by the water with a vertical drop of almost a hundred meters. Benches and a wooden deck chair have been installed to comfortably enjoy this moment of freshness.

Finally, you will re-join the driver in the town of Sonogno and the return journey is the same way.

🕶️ Sunglasses

🧢 Hat

🧴 Sunscreen

💧 Water

👙 Swimsuit and towel 

😎 Desire to enjoy and discover

  • up to 2 people:  CHF/€ 660
  • 3 people: CHF/€ 810
  • 4 people: CHF/€ 960
  • 5 people: CHF/€ 1110
  • 6 people: CHF/€ 1260

👉🏻 If you want to try the bungee jumping experience, you can request it in your booking with a supplement of  CHF/€ 400.- per person.

👶🏻 Children under six may have a discount, based on the number of tour participants. Let us know in your booking if there are children under six.

Reservations

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability.

What is Included

✔️ Transportation to and from your accommodation

✔️ Transportation and assistance for the duration of the tour

✔️ Entrance tickets to attractions and services

What is NOT Included

❌ Lunch

❌ Bungee Jumping (let us know if you want to book it with a supplement of CHF 400.-)

Payment and Booking

Payment is required in advance. The accepted payment methods are bank or postal transfer and PayPal.

Cancellations are accepted up to 24 hours before the tour. You can cancel your booking for a full refund up to one day before your scheduled trip.

When the payment is made in advance by bank transfer, post office or via PayPal, the refund is made after the booking has been canceled.

Cancellations

For last-minute cancellations that do not respect the 24h deadline, only 50% of the amount paid will be refunded.

Bad weather
In case of bad weather, the cancellation of the trip is communicated within 24 hours. The refund is immediate.

Child seat
WonderTour can provide child seats. Please be sure to add this request during the booking and you will receive a confirmation of the request.

Animals
For security reasons animals are not allowed.

Read the General Conditions

Ascona, Locarno & Private Cruise on the Brissago Islands

Reservations are secured 48 hours in advance

Discover the Locarno Region with a visit to the Sanctuary of Madonna del Sasso and visit the beautiful and picturesque towns of Ascona and Locarno on the Lake Maggiore. Enjoy a private cruise to the Brissago Islands and relax on the shores of the Lake Maggiore on one of the most beautiful beaches in Switzerland.

This itinerary is suitable for anyone.

MADONNA DEL SASSO SANCTUARY – LOCARNO TOWN CENTRE – ASCONA TOWN CENTRE – BRISSAGO ISLANDS – ASCONA LIDO

The tour lasts approximately 8 hours and includes transportation to and from your accommodation, transportation and assistance for the duration of the tour, entrance tickets to attractions and services.

📍 Meeting point at your accommodation

⛪ Funicular to the Sacred Mount Madonna del Sasso, a spectacular Sanctuary located on the rock

🧍 Stop in the beautiful and picturesque town of Locarno

🚗 Meeting point with the driver – departure for Ascona

🏞️ Walking tour along the lake to admire the place and the picturesque city

😋 Free time and lunch (not included in the price) in the stunning town of Ascona

🏝️ Private cruise to the Brissago Islands 

🚤  Return to Ascona

⛱️ Stop at the Ascona beach

📍Arrive at your accommodation

The tour starts at your accommodation. Our experienced driver will take care of you throughout the duration of the tour.

Once in the town of Locarno, we will take the funicular to the Sacred Mount Madonna del Sasso, a spectacular Sanctuary located on the rock.

Sacred Mount Madonna del Sasso is located in Orselina. The Sanctuary is one of the most important religious and historical sites in the Ticino Region. More info here.

The church was built in 1480 and today is an artistic, historical, and spiritual heritage.

The sanctuary stands on a spectacular rock spur and from there it is possible to admire the view of the Locarno Region, the lake, and the mountains.

Once we get off the funicular, we will go around the beautiful and picturesque town of Locarno.

The town is characterized by a rich artistic heritage and an atmosphere full of history.

In this one-hour stop, we will admire Piazza Grande, which represents the town center, and also the Visconteo Castle. Then we will take a walk in the wonderful town center.
Ascona is a real architectural gem of the Ticino Region. It is one of the most beautiful and traditional villages in Switzerland.

Located on the Lake Maggiore, Ascona was once a fishing village. Today it is a refined and picturesque town, certainly one of the most attractive destinations in Switzerland.

In this charming town, we will take a walk along the lake to admire the place and we will have lunch (lunch is not included in the price).

The Brissago Islands, located on the Lake Maggiore, represent a heritage of admirable value.

The value of their landscape, both naturalistically and historically, is among the most precious in all of Switzerland.

The Isola Grande hosts a unique Botanical Garden with over 2,000 subtropical plant species.

The Brissago Islands are the real jewels of the Lake Maggiore, the ideal setting for all those who want to enjoy a unique naturalistic spectacle.

On the island, it is possible to request a map to carry out a fun treasure hunt, ideal for children and adults who want to add a little adventure to their visit. More info here.

We will enjoy a couple of hours of relaxation at the lido of Ascona. The lido boasts 40,000 square meters of park dotted with centuries-old trees and one of the largest beaches in Switzerland. Here it is possible to enjoy a more than exclusive naturalistic relaxation.

🕶️ Sunglasses

🧢 Hat

🧴 Sunscreen

💧 Water

👙 Swimsuit and towel 

😎 Desire to enjoy and discover

  • up to 2 people:  CHF/€ 790
  • 3 people: CHF/€ 950
  • 4 people: CHF/€ 1110
  • 5 people: CHF/€ 1270
  • 6 people: CHF/€ 1430

👶🏻 Children under six may have a discount, based on the number of tour participants. Let us know in your booking if there are children under six.

Reservations

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability.

What is Included

✔️ Transportation to and from your accommodation

✔️ Transportation and assistance for the duration of the tour

✔️ Private boat

✔️ Entrance tickets to attractions and services

What is NOT Included

❌ Lunch

Payment and Booking

Payment is required in advance. The accepted payment methods are bank or postal transfer and PayPal.

Cancellations are accepted up to 24 hours before the tour. You can cancel your booking for a full refund up to one day before your schedule trip.

When the payment is made in advance by bank transfer, post office or via PayPal, the refund is made after the booking has been canceled.

Cancellations

For last-minute cancellations that do not respect the 24 hours deadline, only 50% of the amount paid will be refunded.

Bad weather
In case of bad weather, the cancellation of the trip is communicated within 24 hours. The refund is immediate.

Child seat
WonderTour can provide child seats. Please be sure to add this request during the booking and you will receive a confirmation of the request.

Animals
For security reasons animals are not allowed.

Read the General Conditions

Lugano - Grotto dei Pescatori - Cantine di Gandria

Reservations are secured 48 hours in advance

Discover Lugano, the Swiss gem in the Ticino Region, and explore the city and its gulf with a boat cruise with our all-inclusive day tour.

LUGANO WALKING TOUR – GROTTO DEI PESCATORI – CANTINE DI GANDRIA  – SWISS CUSTOMS MUSEUM

The tour lasts approximately 6 hours and includes transportation to and from your accommodation, transportation and assistance for the duration of the tour, entrance tickets to attractions and services.

This itinerary is suitable for anyone.

📍  Meeting Point Lugano Station in front of Piccobello 

👉🏻 Let us know if you need a transfer from your accommodation to the Lugano Station (price depend on your position)

🏠 Lugano Walking Tour with our guide

🚤 Taxi boat to the Grotto dei Pescatori Restaurant (reachable only by boat)

👨🏻‍🍳 Typical local lunch included

🚤 Meeting point with the Taxi Boat 

🏞️  Walking Tour to Sentiero delle Cantine di Gandria (walking tour approx. 5km) 

🏠 Visit to the Swiss Customs Museum

🚤 Taxi boat back to Lugano

📍 Back to Lugano

👉🏻 Let us know if you need a transfer from the Port to your accommodation (price depend on your position)

🚤  This tour can be customized and combined with a supplement Lake Cruise around the Lugano Gulf. The price is CHF/€ 300.- for each additional hour.

Enjoy our two-hour city walk, a very nice way to discover the historical side of Lugano with a professional local guide speaking your language, who wants to share all the best-kept secrets of Lugano with you.

During this tour you will see the religious sites, like the Church of Santa Maria degli Angioli and the Cathedral of Lugano with its 15th-century frescoes; then you will walk along Via Nassa, a famous fashion and luxury street in the city center and you will get down the hill walking along the lakeside where you will see the Ciani’s Park and the Casino of Lugano from the outside.

The tour ends in Cassarate where you get a taxi boat for a wonderful cruise on the Ceresio Lake to reach the Restaurant Grotto dei Pescatori reachable only by boat.

Here you can enjoy a typical lunch (included in the price) in a relaxing atmosphere in the middle of the nature with a unique view. Let us know in your booking if you have allergies, intolerances or if you are vegetarian or vegan.

After lunch, you will take the taxi boat again to the beautiful Sentiero delle Cantine di Gandria at the foothills of Monte Carpino.

This popular walking trail between steep cliffs and the lake shore connects Caprino to Cantine di Gandria and offers views of the Lake of Lugano and the mountains. At the end of the route, there is the beautiful Swiss Customs Museum (free entrance) which tells and documents the past and the present of the management and the surveillance of the borders. More info here.

At the end of the day, you will take the taxi boat to go back to Lugano.

👉🏻 This tour can be customized and combined with a supplement Lake Cruise around the Lugano Gulf. The price is CHF/€ 300.- for each additional hour.

Let us know if you need a transfer back to your accommodation (the price depends on your position).

🕶️ Sunglasses

🧢 Hat

🧴 Sunscreen

💧 Water

😎 Desire to enjoy and discover

  • up to 2 people:  CHF/€ 710
  • 3 people: CHF/€ 860
  • 4 people: CHF/€ 1010
  • 5 people: CHF/€ 1160
  • 6 people: CHF/€ 1310

👉🏻 This tour can be customize and combined with a supplement Lake Cruise around the Lugano Gulf. The price is CHF/€ 300.- for each additional hour.

👨🏻‍🍳 All-inclusive Tour with lunch.

👶🏻 Children under six may have a discount, based on the number of tour participants. Let us know in your booking if there are children under six.

Reservations

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability.

What is Included

✔️ Transportation to and from your accommodation

✔️ Transportation and assistance for the duration of the tour

✔️ Private boat

✔️ Entrance tickets to attractions and services

What is NOT Included

❌ Transfer 

Payment and Booking

Payment is required in advance. The accepted payment methods are bank or postal transfer and PayPal.

Cancellations are accepted up to 24 hours before the tour. You can cancel your booking for a full refund up to one day before your schedule trip.

When the payment is made in advance by bank transfer, post office or via PayPal, the refund is made after the booking has been canceled.

Cancellations

For last-minute cancellations that do not respect the 24 hours deadline, only 50% of the amount paid will be refunded.

Bad weather
In case of bad weather, the cancellation of the trip is communicated within 24 hours. The refund is immediate.

Child seat
WonderTour can provide child seats. Please be sure to add this request during the booking and you will receive a confirmation of the request.

Animals
For security reasons animals are not allowed.

Read the General Conditions

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