Ticino Turismo planned this outdoor adventure with komoot!

Discover your own fun with the #1 outdoor app.

Ticino Turismo

Malcantone Bike – MTB im Tessin

Malcantone Bike – MTB im Tessin

20.6 mi
6.1 mph
3,375 ft
3,375 ft
Expert mountain bike ride. Very good fitness required. Advanced riding skills necessary.

Tour Overview

Starting Point
5.63 mi
9.31 mi

Cima Pianca

Hiking Highlight

11.5 mi

Aussichtspunkt Lago Maggiore

Mountain Biking Highlight

16.0 mi

Schöner Trailabschnitt

Mountain Biking Highlight (Segment)

20.6 mi

Tour Profile


Singletrack: 3.22 mi
Path: 5.94 mi
Access Road: < 109 yd
Street: 3.65 mi
Road: 7.65 mi
Off-grid (unknown): 237 yd


Alpine: 1.14 mi
Unpaved: 7.17 mi
Cobblestones: 129 yd
Paved: 5.27 mi
Asphalt: 6.48 mi
Unknown: 0.49 mi
  • Includes a segment in which cycling is forbidden

    You will have to dismount and push your bike.

  • Includes an off-grid segment

    Navigation instructions may be limited.

Weather Forecast

Ticino Turismo planned a Tour.

October 6, 2020


  • Ticino Turismo

    This MTB tour through the green hilly landscape and the mountain world of Malcantone in Ticino lets you immerse yourself in the local nature and its various ecosystems. In addition, in the usual Swiss manner, it gives you overwhelming views of the surrounding peaks of the Alps.The tour starts at the SBB train station in Ponte Tresa and first leads you up and down through Malcantone to Monte Lema. If you want, you can take the cable car from Miglieglia to Monte Lema and enjoy the magnificent view there. From Miglieglia the tour leads at the foot of Monte Lema to the picturesque village of Astano.At Monte Lema you cycle through forests with both native and introduced tree species. In addition to all the nature, this tour also offers a lot for those interested in history: On the way you can visit historical buildings or a lumberjack museum. The center of the village of Astano is also one of the historical sights. In the vicinity of Astano, the lake of the same name offers beautiful bathing opportunities in the midst of the Ticino nature.From Astano you pedal through Banco past Monte Mondini back to Ponte Tresa. During the ascent to Monte Mondini you can enjoy phenomenal views of neighboring Italy as a final highlight.

    translated byView Original
    • October 14, 2020

You Might Also Like

Ticino — Between heaven and formaggini
Hiking Collection by
Trails and the sweet life in Ascona-Locarno
Mountain Biking Collection by
Ticino MTB Relay Ride 2020 – powered by komoot
Mountain Biking Collection by
Ticino Turismo
From palm trees to glaciers
Hiking Collection by
Around Lake Maggiore
Bike Touring Collection by
5 trails to run before you die - Ascona-Locarno
Running Collection by
Ticino Turismo

Malcantone Bike – MTB im Tessin