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Tour description

Travel by bus number 10 to Bignasco and then with the Post bus to Sonlerto. Visiting this old village, it is simple to guess the characteristics of the Bavona Valley. From the small village of Sonlerto begins the beautiful and easy walk on a well marked path across meadows and along the river to the very imposing waterfall of Foroglio.

From there it’s possible to continue on foot (2 hours walk) or travel by Post bus to Bignasco. Then, the bus number 10 will bring you back to Locarno.


Variante A: Foroglio - Bignasco (6.7 km).


Empfehlenswerte Jahreszeit: April - Oktober

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Places along the route: Sonlerto - Serta - Faèdo - Roseto - Foroglio


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Tour history (B00849)

First published: Donnerstag, 26. Oktober 2006

Last updated: Dienstag, 23. Februar 2016

Tour published by: Presented by www.ascona-locarno.com

Tour characteristics

Distance: 3.2 km | Time requirement: 1 h
Ascent: 1 m | Descent: 117 m
Highest point: 803 m.a.s.l.

Difficulty T1 Hiking

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See also

Ascona-Locarno Tourist Office
Infodesk Vallemaggia
Centro Commerciale
CH - 6673 Maggia
Tel.: +41 (0)91 753 18 85
Fax: +41 (0)91 753 22 12