in Lugano District of Canton Ticino, Switzerland
- Monte San Giorgio (Unesco heritage, 7 mi)
- Sacri Monti of Piedmont and Lombardy (Unesco heritage, 12 mi)
- Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-Town of Bellinzona (Unesco heritage, 15 mi)
- Church and Dominican Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie with “The Last Supper” by Leonardo da Vinci (Unesco heritage, 38 mi)
- Crespi d'Adda (Unesco heritage, 41 mi)
- Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch (Unesco heritage, 55 mi)
- Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes (Unesco heritage, 57 mi)
- Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona (Unesco heritage, 66 mi)
- Rock Drawings in Valcamonica (Unesco heritage, 67 mi)
- Prehistoric Pile dwellings around the Alps (Unesco heritage, 95 mi)
- Aqvasport Giussano (amusement park, (24 mi)
- Falconeria Locarno (zoo, (14 mi)
- Zoo Al Maglio (zoo, (2 mi)
- Faro Voltiano (observation point, (14 mi)
- Funivia del Sasso del Ferro (observation point, (15 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 45.984 and 8.910 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 45° 59' 1" and E 8° 54' 34"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Franc - CHF
- Spoken languages:
- German, French, Italian, Romansh
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 10:02 PM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Europe/Zurich
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:35 am and 9:09 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Switzerland.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Switzerland. Last Update: 2020-06-03 07:22:25
Orino in Lugano District (Canton Ticino) is a place in Switzerland about 96 mi (or 155 km) south-east of Bern, the country's capital city.
Current time in Orino is now 10:02 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Zurich with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports near Orino, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Switzerland is Lugano Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Monte San Giorgio in Italy at a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km). The closest in Switzerland is Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-Town of Bellinzona in a distance of 15 mi (or 11 km), South. We encountered 5 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Pura, Brusimpiano, Lavena Ponte Tresa, Lugano and Campione. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 71 °F
|Morning Temperature||22°C / 71 °F|
|Evening Temperature||18°C / 65 °F|
|Night Temperature||15°C / 59 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||20%|
|Air Pressure||1007 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky|
|General Conditions||Heavy intensity rain|
Thursday, 4th of June 2020
14°C (58 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Very heavy rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 5th of June 2020
24°C (75 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Scattered clouds, calm.
Saturday, 6th of June 2020
21°C (69 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, broken clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Collina D'Oro Resort
Villa Principe Leopoldo
The View Lugano
Best Western Bellevue au Lac
De La Paix
Kurhaus Cademario WellnessHotel
Novotel Lugano Paradiso
Videos from this area
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FSX B737 Landung in Lugano
Landung in Lugano mit der FSX Standard Boeing 737. Video für ein Contest im FlightX Forum.
Lugano to Zurich LX2909 Saab 2000
In Business Class from Lugano Airport to Zurich Kloten Intl. with the Darwin Saab 2000.
Visiting the zoo
My first little blog of a nice saturday. We went to the zoo in Magliaso, a little country in Ticino (Switzerland). Check out the website: http://www.zooalmaglio.ch Visit my blog: www.puramentesal...
Escursioni Wanderungen Excursions
Sentieri panoramici nelle vicinanze dell' Hotel Bellevue-Bellavista, Montagnola, Switzerland, Wanderwege, Wanderungen in der Nähe Hotel Bellevue-Bellavista.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
The American School In Switzerland
The American School In Switzerland (TASIS) is a private school that receives elementary, middle, and high school students from many different nations and provides them with a Western-based education. Located in Montagnola, a small town above Lugano, Ticino, Switzerland, it has a current student body of about 600 pupils, many of whom are boarders. TASIS was founded 1956 by M. Crist Fleming; she is also responsible for the founding of The American School In England, a sister school to TASIS.
Montagnola is a small Swiss village in Collina d'Oro municipality. Located in the Italian-speaking canton of Ticino, it is close to the border between Switzerland and Italy. It looks over Lake Lugano and the city of Lugano upon it. It falls within the local parish of Sant'Abbondio Gentilino. Landmarks include the house where Herman Hesse lived for half of his life, a house where George Harrison went for health reasons and The American School In Switzerland (TASIS), a boarding school.
The Vedeggio is a river of the Swiss Canton Ticino which rises on the slopes of Monte Camoghè (2200m) between Bellinzona and Lugano, crosses the plain of Vedeggio (which takes its name from the river), and enters Lake Lugano at Agno.
Agra is a village and former municipality in the canton of Ticino, Switzerland. In 2004 the municipality was merged with the other, neighboring municipalities Gentilino and Montagnola to form a new and larger municipality Collina d'Oro.
Noranco is a village and former municipality in the district of Lugano in the canton of Ticino, Switzerland. The village, formerly a municipality of its own, was merged with neighboring Pambio in 1904 to constitute a new municipality Pambio-Noranco. In 2004, Pambio-Noranco municipality was incorporated into the larger, neighboring municipality Lugano and now forms a quarter of that city.
Agnuzzo is a village in the municipality of Muzzano, Canton of Ticino, Switzerland. The village borders Lake Lugano between Agno and Montagnola on the northern end of the lake's western spur. The current population is around 730. Agnuzzo is host to a portion of the TCS (Touring Club Switzerland) la Piodella campground and a station for the Lugano-Ponte Tresa FLP (Ferrovia Lugano- Ponte Tresa).
Agno railway station
Agno is a railway station in the municipality of Agno in the Swiss canton of Ticino. The station is on the metre gauge Lugano–Ponte Tresa railway (FLP), between Lugano and Ponte Tresa. The station is served by FLP trains on line S60 of the Ticino rapid transit network, which operate every 15 minutes between Lugano and Ponte Tresa, with trains every 30 minutes at weekends and evenings. The station is also served by an Autopostale bus service to Aranno and Cademario Casa di Cura.
Cappella-Agnuzzo railway station
Cappella-Agnuzzo is a railway station in the municipality of Collina d'Oro in the Swiss canton of Ticino. The station is on the metre gauge Lugano–Ponte Tresa railway (FLP), between Lugano and Ponte Tresa. The station is served by FLP trains on line S60 of the Ticino rapid transit network, which operate every 15 minutes between Lugano and Ponte Tresa, with trains every 30 minutes at weekends and evenings. The station has a passing loop, with side platforms.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Orino.
- Lavena Ponte Tresa
- Porto Ceresio
- Cuasso al Monte
- Lanzo d'Intelvi
- Ferrera di Varese
- Bedero Valcuvia
- Montegrino Valtravaglia
- Masciago Primo
Paradiso TI: Lugano, Paradiso TI (source)
Vezia: Alptransit − Ceneri Basistunnel, Vezia (source)
Pazzallo: San Salvatore, Pazzallo (source)
Paradiso TI: Lago di Lugano, Società Canottieri Audax di Paradiso, Paradiso TI (source)
Caslano, Caslano (source)
Vernate: Il Lago di Lugano da, Vernate (source)
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