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    Lugano is the largest town of the Italian-speaking canton of Ticino. It is situated on the shore of lake Lugano, where the river Cassarate reaches the lake, between the mountains of Bre and San Salvatore (both these mountains can be reached by cable lifts).

    The first history recordings of Lugano date from around 875 and its name comes from the latin "lucus" (sacred wood).

    The town has a strong lombard feel as can be seen from many of its buildings and streets. It has 2 important churches: the St. Lawrence Cathedral and the St. Mary of the Angels Church .
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    • Monte Brè funicular
      1.52 Km from Lugano
      The Monte Brè funicular, or Funicolare Cassarate - Monte Brè, is a funicular railway in the city of Lugano in the Swiss canton of Ticino. The line links a lower station in the Lugano suburb of Cassarate with an upper station at the summit of the Monte Brè. The top yields views of the city and Lake Lugano. The funicular is composed of two separate and independent sections. The first section links the stops of Cassarate and Suvigliana and is only 196 metres (643 ft) long. At Suvigliana passengers ...
    • Cornaredo Stadium
      2.36 Km from Lugano
      Cornaredo Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Lugano, Switzerland. It is used mostly for football matches. It is a home ground of FC Lugano. The stadium is able to hold 15,000 people and was built in 1951. The stadium has 5,000 seats and 10,000 standing places. During the 1954 FIFA World Cup, it hosted one game. During the spring 2008, the political authorities of Lugano announced a plan to renew the stadium to fulfil the Swiss Football League requirements for Super League stadiums. The new st...
    • Castles of Bellinzona
      21.73 Km from Lugano
      The Castles of Bellinzona are a group of fortifications located around the town of Bellinzona, the capital of the canton of Ticino. Situated on the Alpine foothills, the group is composed of fortified walls and three castles named Castelgrande, Montebello and Sasso Corbaro. Castelgrande is located on a rocky peak overlooking the valley, with a series of walls that protect the old city and connect to Montebello. Sasso Corbaro, the highest of the three castles, is located on an isolated rocky prom...
    • Stadio Comunale Bellinzona
      22.30 Km from Lugano
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    • Como–Brunate funicular
      23.22 Km from Lugano
      The Como–Brunate funicular (Italian: Funicolare Como-Brunate) is a funicular railway that connects the city of Como with the village of Brunate in Lombardy, Italy. The line has operated since 1894, and is used by both tourists and local residents.
    • Basilica di San Fedele (Como)
      23.91 Km from Lugano
      The Basilica of San Fedele in Como is located in the city center and is dedicated to Saint Fidelis martyr. It derives from an earlier Christian church, dating from the seventh century, dedicated to Euphemia. ^ http://www.diocesidicomo.it/como/s2magazine/index1.jsp?idPagina=22879
    • Milanello
      34.23 Km from Lugano
      Milanello Sports Centre, commonly referred to as simply Milanello, is the training facility of Italian professional football club Associazione Calcio Milan. Built in 1963, the centre consists of 160,000 square metres (1,700,000 sq ft), including a pinewood and a little lake. It is located between the towns of Carnago, Cassano Magnago and Cairate, in the Province of Varese, about 40 km northwest of Milan. Milanello currently represents an important asset not only for the Milan Club, but for the w...
    • Castello di Carimate
      35.78 Km from Lugano
      The Castello di Carimate is a 14th-century castle located on Piazza Castello #1 in the town of Carimate, Province of Como, Lombardy, Italy.
    • Villa La Rotonda, Inverigo
      35.84 Km from Lugano
      The Villa La Rotonda is a 19th-century castle located on Via Privata D'Adda #2 just outside the town of Inverigo, Province of Como, Lombardy, Italy.
    • Castello Visconteo, Somma Lombarda
      40.24 Km from Lugano
      Castello Visconteo di Somma Lombardo is a medieval castle-palace in Somma Lombardo, Province of Varese, Region of Lombardy, Italy.

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    Graphic showing average weather in Lugano in Celcius and Centimeters (Change to Farenheit and Inches)

    Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
    Jan -4.8 62.9 23.4 24.8
    Feb -3.4 81.3 25.9 32
    Mar 0 136.8 32 53.9
    Apr 3.6 172.4 38.5 67.9
    May 7.8 208.1 46 81.9
    Jun 11.4 178.6 52.5 70.3
    Jul 13.4 196 56.1 77.2
    Aug 12.8 202.6 55 79.8
    Sep 9.5 181.4 49.1 71.4
    Oct 4.3 219.5 39.7 86.4
    Nov -0.6 169.3 30.9 66.7
    Dec -3.9 108.2 25 42.6

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