Live Webcam in Central Lugano

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  • Location: Piazza Riforma 1, Lugano, Switzerland
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  • Info: Live streaming webcam in the centre of Lugano in Switzerland. Lugano is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Switzerland. The webcam is located at the Olimpia Restaurant in Piazza Riforma.

More info: Lugano lies in a bay on the northern side of Lake Lugano in southern Switzerland’s Italian-speaking Ticino region.

The centre of the picturesque Old Town of Lugano is linked by a funicular to the upper town where the train station is located. Lugano Cathedral, also known as the Cathedral of San Lorenzo has a façade which dates from 1517 and it is home to some impressive Baroque frescoes by Ernesto Rusca.

The Lugano Art and Culture Centre (LAC) has a lakeside setting and striking architecture and offers contemporary art and concert performances.

Lugano boasts a thriving array of shops lining the city’s ancient streets. The city's main shopping street is Via Nassa which is more than 400 meters long. It has elite boutiques of famous world brands, antique shops, jewelry stores, as well as several interesting souvenir shops.

Nearby Mont Brè is 925 meters high, and is one of the sunniest spots in Switzerland. It may br reached by cable car or br road to the top. On the other side of Lugano, visitors can take a funicular to Monte San Salvatore, at 912 meters high.

The Bernina Express, one of Switzerland’s most scenic train journeys, links Lugano to St. Moritz, higher in the Alps.