The town lies east of the Ticino river, at the foot of the Alps. It stretches along the river valley, surrounded by the southern ranges of the Lepontine Alps to the east and west, and by the Lugano Prealps to the south.
The twenty closest neighbours in the database:
Lugano (Switzerland) (22 km),
Como (Italy) (43 km),
Fortress Museum Crestawald (59 km),
Via Mala (61 km),
Chur (Switzerland) (82 km),
Milan (Italy) (83 km),
Jungfraujoch (88 km),
Trummelbach Falls (94 km),
Schilthorn / Piz Gloria (99 km),
St. Beatus Caves (109 km),
Lucerne (Switzerland) (109 km),
Principality of Liechtenstein (111 km),
Zug (Switzerland) (114 km),
Convent of Saint John in Val Müstair (117 km),
Thun (Switzerland) (123 km),
Feldkirch (Austria) (123 km),
Zurich (Switzerland) (135 km),
St. Gallen (Switzerland) (144 km),
Berne (Switzerland) (146 km),
Sirmione (Italy) (147 km) Take a birds-eye view of the current location:
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