Destination guide

The friendly city of Ponte Tresa awaits you

The lake and mountains create a pretty picture of Ponte Tresa. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. Sacred Mountain of the Rosary and Villa Taranto Botanical Garden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Ponte Tresa

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Ponte Tresa has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alprose Chocolate Factory (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Sci Club Cunardo (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Swissminiatur (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Sacro Monte Funicular (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Lanzo Golf Club (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Varese Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ponte Tresa

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ponte Tresa is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Villa Taranto Botanical Garden (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Mount Caslano (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Lago di Ghirla (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Monte San Salvatore (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Parco Ciani (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Lake Lugano (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ponte Tresa

Fly into Lugano (LUG-Agno), the closest airport, located 3.1 mi (5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.), which is 24.8 mi (39.8 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Ponte Tresa Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Ponte Tresa?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 350 vacation rentals near Ponte Tresa. From 61 Houses to 262 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ponte Tresa for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Ponte Tresa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 61 Houses in Ponte Tresa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ponte Tresa include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 262 rentals available
  • Villas: 16 rentals available
  • Chalets: 2 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ponte Tresa?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 103 vacation rentals with pool available in Ponte Tresa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.