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ViaSuworow

Stage 1, Airolo–Gotthardpass
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For hiking, follow the logo indicated on the yellow signposts. Take a printout of our web map on your hike for safety's sake.

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After a steep climb through the Tremola, views open up to the Totenkapelle (Chapel of the Dead) and the Susten on the Gotthardpass. The pass head is «conquered» via the old trading route, just as Suvorov and his troops did after the French retreated.
Facts
Length:
8 km
Hiking time:
Airolo–Gotthardpass: 3 h 30 min
 
Gotthardpass–Airolo: 2 h 30 min
Requirements:
medium (mountain hiking trail)
Conditions:
difficult
Height difference:
Airolo–Gotthardpass: 1000 m
Gotthardpass–Airolo: 80 m

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Arrival / return travel Airolo
 
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Season
 
Beware: snowfields possible into summer months on high-level sections
Ascent Gotthardpass (from Airolo)
Ascent Gotthardpass (from Airolo)
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Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Airolo, Stazione–Gotthard, Passhöhe
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Gotthard, Passhöhe–Airolo, Stazione

Reason: metres in height saved approx. 1000m.
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Arrival / return travel Gotthard Passhöhe
 
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Signpost management
 
Signposting is managed by the cantonal hiking trail organisation on behalf of the canton. Lend a hand by becoming a member in your canton.
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Ticino Sentieri
Casella postale 1436
Contrada Cavalier Pellanda 4
6710 Biasca
info@ticinosentieri.ch
www.ticinosentieri.ch
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Places
Airolo
Airolo
Gotthardpass
Gotthardpass
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Places of interest
Airolo, Ressiga–Madrano
Airolo, Ressiga–Madrano
Cheese factory Gottardo
Cheese factory Gottardo
Gotthard Pass trade route
Gotthard Pass trade route
Malle-poste historique
Malle-poste historique
Tremola road (Val Tremola)
Tremola road (Val Tremola)
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Accommodation
B&B Dotta
B&B Dotta
Airolo
B&B Motta
B&B Motta
Airolo
B&B Sport
B&B Sport
Airolo
Hotel Forni
Hotel Forni
Airolo
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