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Beauty of Val Verzasca

Posted by on Jan 5, 2012 in Travel Tips | 1 comment

Welcome to travel blog where you are able to discover fact about the Verzasca valley in the heart of Ticino, romantic rustici for rent, tasteful food at local grottos and Verzasca’s wild nature. Val Verzasca is an beautiful places to visit in the hot, low, palm-strewn south of Switzerland, and creates a perfect Springtime travel when the snows are still melting further north.  If you are interested to better explore this place you can buy a map of Val Verzasca here

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The Valle Verzasca is a valley who located between the Leventina and the Maggia and culminates at Pizzo Barone. The Verzasca River shapes the artificial Lago di Vogorno near the entrance of the valley, formed by the Verzasca Dam before joining the Ticino River in the Magadino plain. The Verzasca Dam is as well known for its 220 m height jump, which is one of the highest jumps in the world.

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Apart from the dam, though, the valley likewise provides verdant scenery with a clear, emerald-green river, many intriguing and beautiful villages, and a few easy walking routes. And lots of small lizards.

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