Many of Ticino’s most popular attractions can be found within easy driving distance of Capolago, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two sights that should top every visitor’s list is the wonderful Monte San Giorgio and the ever-popular FoxTown Factory Stores. Two more worthwhile attractions that are close by Capolago are the Baumgartner Model Railway Gallery and Mount Generoso.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a unique vacation destination. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Chicco d'Oro Coffee Museum in Balerna.
Spend an afternoon with fellow ice hockey lovers at Pista La Resega, Lugano, cheering on local legends, the HC Lugano. On match days follow the procession of black, white and yellow, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fans at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
When you’re ready to put your feet up after enjoying the many charms of Capolago, check in to one of the area's range of short and long stay accommodation options. The Serpiano Hotel, Brusino Arsizio, the Swiss Diamond Hotel, Vico Morcote and the Park Hotel Rovio are just three of the most popular accommodation options here.