If Switzerland is associated with stiffness and rigor, the very first sightseeing tour of Lugano will make you change your mind. The colorful and cheerful city on the coast of a beautiful lake offers a huge amount of entertainment - from jazz festivals to boat trips, and the style of the buildings of the old part of the city recalls the architectural beauties of Italy. An experienced English-speaking guide will tell you how Lugano, founded by Italians, became in the 16th century. part of Switzerland, and will show the most interesting places of the city - Civico park, where the same-name palace and villa Chiani, the churches of Santa Maria and San Rocco, the promenade are located. Excurzilla strongly recommends to lift on cable railway to Mount San Salvatore: you will not see such scenery anywhere else.