Destination guide

Head to the trendy city of Minusio

The lake and mountains create a pretty picture of Minusio. Travellers appreciate the restaurants in this trendy city. 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 Minusio

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Minusio has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Splash and Spa (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Biasca Ice Rink (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Alprose Chocolate Factory (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Minusio

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Minusio is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Cardada (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Gambarogno Botanic Garden (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Parco Nazionale del Locarnese (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Sant'Anna Gorge (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Parco Ciani (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Mount Caslano (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Minusio

Fly into Lugano (LUG-Agno), the closest airport, located 12.9 mi (20.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.), which is 38.5 mi (62 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Minusio?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 640 holiday lettings around Minusio. From 480 flats & apartments to 137 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Minusio? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Minusio. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Villa Taranto Botanical Garden: 2,482 holiday lettings
  • Castles Cannero Ruins: 2,266 holiday lettings
  • Porlezza Lakeshore Park: 3,621 holiday lettings
  • Villa dei Cedri Civic Museum: 1,016 holiday lettings
  • Isola Bella Botanical Garden: 2,528 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Minusio listed on 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 Flats in Minusio?

Yes, of course. offers 480 Flats in Minusio. Our other popular types of Minusio holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 137 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 475 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Minusio?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 207 holiday homes with pool available in Minusio. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.