Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Maccagno

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Maccagno. Travelers to this walkable city praise the lake, hiking and mountain views. Sacred Mountain of the Rosary and Villa Taranto Botanical Garden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Maccagno

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Maccagno a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Golf Premeno (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Alprose Chocolate Factory (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Pian di Sole Ski Centre (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Sci Club Cunardo (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Splash and Spa (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Swissminiatur (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Maccagno

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Maccagno is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Villa Taranto Botanical Garden (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Isola Bella Botanical Garden (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Sant'Anna Gorge (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Gambarogno Botanic Garden (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Special Nature Reserve of Sacro Monte of SS. Trinity of Ghiffa (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Mount Caslano (9 mi / 14.5 km)

How to get to and around Maccagno

The nearest airport is in Lugano (LUG-Agno), located 8.7 mi (14 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.), which is 29.6 mi (47.6 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Maccagno Station.

Where to stay around Maccagno?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 150 holiday lettings near Maccagno. From 23 Houses to 119 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Maccagno is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Maccagno?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Maccagno:

  • Magadino: 18 holiday homes
  • Reno: 1,806 holiday homes
  • Pino Sulla Sponda del Lago Maggiore: 863 holiday homes
  • Vira (Gambarogno): 58 holiday homes
  • Carona: 15 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Maccagno?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Maccagno. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Parisi Valle Civic Museum: 2,579 holiday lettings
  • Madonnina della Punta Church: 2,619 holiday lettings
  • Maccagno Ferry Terminal: 2,621 holiday lettings
  • Maccagno Station: 2,582 holiday lettings
  • Maccagno Stadium: 2,607 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Maccagno listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Maccagno?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 23 Houses in Maccagno. Our other popular types of Maccagno holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 119 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 119 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Maccagno?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Maccagno. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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