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Looking to visit the best lakes in Ticino? After all, there’s nothing better than the serenity of the lakeshore — or a quick dip when the weather’s warm. So, browse our list of Ticino’s top lakes below as recommended by the komoot community, and experience more on your next adventure!

The top 10 lakes in Ticino

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    1

    Lago del Zött

    Hiking Highlight

    The Lago del Zött is located at 1,940 meters altitude and is, like the Lago del Robiei also, a reservoir. Both lakes are interconnected and used by the Maggia power plants to generate electricity.

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    Johanna
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    2

    Lago Ritóm

    Hiking Highlight

    Lago Ritóm is a storage lake in the Pioratal, a side valley of the Leventina in the Swiss municipality of Quinto in Ticino. To the north is the little Lago …

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    Wiro L.
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    3

    Lago di Tom

    Hiking Highlight

    Stiller small lake with alp in the Val di Piora. From the hillside above beautiful view over the whole high valley.

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    Lac Lugano Arte E Cultura

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The art and culture center of the city of Lugano, LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura, arose out of the desire to give more importance to the cultural and artistic offer …

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    Wiro L.
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    Cadagno di Fuori

    Hiking Highlight

    Almdorf am Cadagnosee in the middle of the wide high valley Val di Piora, which is considered one of the most beautiful mountain regions of Ticino with its beautiful mountain frame.

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    Laghetto di Muzzano

    Hiking Highlight

    Lago di Muzzano is located in the territory of the Ticino municipalities of Collina d'Oro, Muzzano and Sorengo. It is located between the northern arms of Lake Lugano at an …

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    Wiro L.
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    Lake Astano is one of the main tourist attractions in Malcantone and is suitable for both children and adults.
    You can relax, fish or swim in the small lido surrounded by greenery.

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    Wiro L.
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    Lago di Palagnedra

    Mountain Biking Highlight

    The artificial reservoir Lago di Palagnedra is located in the Centovalli valley. It dams the Melezza River between Camedo and Palagnedra.

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    Laghetto d’Orbello

    Hiking Highlight

    The Laghetto d'Orbello is located in the territory of the Ticino municipality of Arbedo-Castione. The lake is located outside the village in the small Arbedo valley at an altitude of …

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    Wiro L.
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    Lago del Sambuco

    Road Cycling Highlight

    The reservoir is 1461 m above sea level. M. and lies above the village of Fusio.
    Good reachable with the racing bike.

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    Regilliv

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