Whether you're going on a short and sweet break or a marathon vacation, it's a good idea to know a few facts about Collina d'Oro before setting off.
If you venture 2 miles (3 kilometers) southwest of Lugano, or 3 miles (5 kilometers) southwest of Massagno, you'll end up in Collina d'Oro.
Traveling is all about meeting people, so why not make friends with a few of the 4,000 locals who live in this area of Canton of Ticino?
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Like the finer things in life? Then spend your stay in true style at the Resort Collina d'Oro.
If you'd prefer to save on your accommodations, consider a budget property like the ibis budget Lugano Paradiso.
Put on your headphones and enjoy the in-flight entertainment. In no time at all, you'll hit the tarmac at Malpensa International Airport (MXP). It's approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) from the middle of Collina d'Oro.
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Go straight from the landing strip to the highway when you rent your vehicle at Malpensa International Airport. Why not let Alamo Rent A Car and Enterprise sort it out for you? You can also try Budget and Sixt.
Europcar is just 2 miles (3 kilometers) from the center of town at Ente Turistico Del Luganese, Arrival Hall. So if you want to hit the bustling city streets, you know where to go. Hertz is another fantastic option that you can go to. You will find it at Lugano Agno Airport, a mere 2 miles (3 kilometers) from the middle of town.
Fans of artistic works should plan to pay a visit to Museum of Modern Art where they'll surely be impressed.
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Looking for a slower pace? Make plans to take a tour of Santa Maria degli Angeli, a peaceful place of prayer.
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Even if you're not ready to scale the mountainside, looking at Monte San Salvatore from afar is an amazing experience.
If you've seen the offerings of Collina d'Oro already, don't go home just yet. In fact, you've got iconic attractions just a stone's throw from here! The Sacred Mountain of the Rosary draws tourists from all continents of the globe. Daverio, about 16 miles (26 kilometers) from Collina d'Oro, is a handy base when visiting this world-famous attraction.
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