Many of Ticino’s most interesting sights are located within easy driving distance of Chiasso, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Among the places not to miss are the marvelous Chicco d'Oro Coffee Museum and the incredible Baumgartner Model Railway Gallery. Two other interesting attractions that are close by Chiasso are the FoxTown Factory Stores and Mount Generoso.
Nearby Pista La Resega, Lugano is a great place cheer along with fellow lovers of ice hockey, and to see local heroes, the HC Lugano, in action. On game days follow the sea of black, white and yellow, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
When it’s time to put your feet up after checking out the charming streets of Chiasso, check in to one of the area’s numerous short and long stay accommodation options. The Palace Hotel, Como, the Grand Hotel Imperiale & Resort, Moltrasio and the Barchetta Excelsior, Como are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.