Ascona

Ascona is a municipality in the district of Locarno in the canton of Ticino in . It is located on the shore of . The town is a popular tourist destination, and holds a yearly jazz festival, the Ascona Jazz Festival.

Notable Places in the Area

Summit
is a hill in Ascona, which has served as the site of many different Utopian and… Photo: Kurt Spalinger-Røes, CC BY 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The Madonna del Sasso is a sanctuary and pilgrimage church in , above the city of in . is situated 3 km northeast of Ascona. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Railway station
railway station serves the city of , in the canton of Ticino, . is situated 3½ km northeast of Ascona. Photo: Sir James, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
is a southern town and municipality in the district , located on the northern shore of at its northeastern tip in the canton of Ticino at the southern foot of the . is situated 3 km northeast of Ascona. Photo: BjoernEisbaer, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is a municipality in the district of Locarno in the canton of Ticino in . is situated 4 km northeast of Ascona. Photo: G. Steiger, CC BY 3.0.

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