Homepage: Free tour guide with over 7500 GPS tours and map overlays (MTB, alpine, ski, transalpine, biking, hiking, cycling, mountain bike etc.)
Val Mara

Val Mara

Val Mara – Panorama

Val Mara – Panorama

Val Mara und San Giorgio

Val Mara und San Giorgio

San Vigilio in Rovio

San Vigilio in Rovio

Rovio – Panorama

Rovio – Panorama

Rovio – Aussicht

Rovio – Aussicht

Arogno, Ortskern

Arogno, Ortskern

Tour description

This route has been designed to discover Valmara, an area which takes you from the lake to the slopes of Sighignola and Monte Generoso. The didactic panels placed in Bissione, Maroggia, Arogno, Rovio and Melano are the five stages of a route which tells of the preciousness and details of these places. It can be done by car or on foot.


Guided tours on request

Create your own tour review

How pleased would you have been to receive tips or advice before a tour or on an area?

Be the first person to write a review of this tour! A review can be created in just 3 minutes — rate a tour and help others.

Places along the route: Bissone - Maroggia Stazione FFS - Arogno, municipio - Rovio, piazza Chiesa - - Melano, piazzale Mulino


Key figures for the last 12 months (since Oktober 2015)



List view (without GEO map) of the tour together with other tours

Tour detail views

View of the detailed tour information (e.g. this page)


References to the tour sheet

Mobile look ups

With the GPS-Tracks app for iPhone or Android

Popularity index

Compared with all other Hiking tours in the Ticino region

Tour history (B05508)

First published: Montag, 17. Juni 2013

Last updated: Dienstag, 28. Januar 2014

Tour published by: Presented by www.mendrisiottoturismo.ch

Tour characteristics

Distance: 14.4 km | Time requirement: 5½ h
Ascent: 339 m | Descent: 319 m
Highest point: 590 m.a.s.l.

Difficulty T1 Hiking

Printing, information

See also

Ente turistico del Mendrisiotto e Basso Ceresio
Via Lavizzari 2
CH-6850 Mendrisio
Tel.: 0041 (0)91 641 30 50
Fax: 0041 (0)91 641 30 59
E-Mail: info@mendrisiottoturismo.ch
Internet: www.mendrisiottoturismo.ch