Aug 07, 2020

Mendrisiotto Terroir : a personal wine and tourism experience in the Southern Swiss Alps!

MendrisiottoTerroir offers a personal experience for everyone, couples, families, small groups usually up to 16 people.

It offers standard and tailor-made routes, depending on the season and availability as well as special programs, linked to special events.

Discover some of wine and tourism activities in the beautiful Southern Swiss Alps !

Sunrise Tour

for the summer solstice come and discover the breathtaking sunrise on the top of the Monte Generoso, get to the summit with the small train and enjoy a rich breakfast buffet. Climb down on foot and stop on the way to taste local products. At the end have lunch with your fellow adventurers!


Mendrisiotto Terroir invites you to discover the region of Southern Swiss Alps (Tessin) with the most vineyards: the Mendrisiotto! Visit traditional wineries, meet the producers of the region and let them tell you their secrets, enjoy breathtaking views and delicious tastings of wine and regional products.

Customized Tours

Discover the beauty of the vineyards, the sweetness of the hills, the charm of Monte Generoso, Monte San Giorgio and the Muggio Valley, the warm welcome of the woods and the music of its small rivers. Taste wines and taste terroir products directly from the producers or in the typical “Grotto”, discovering evocative buildings rich in history and traditions, or churches and small museums. Learn how to cook a risotto or how to produce a typical cheese, create a ceramic vase or play cards and “Bocce” with the locals – Enjoy authentic experiences, which will lead you to discover the very essence of the lands.

Meetings & Incentives

Mendrisiotto Terroir is equipped with a multifunctional room suitable to accomodate your custumers and organize events or meetings. The venue is also wheelchair accessible. The 100m2 room feautres: a professional kitchen, a beamer, a sound system, Wifi, a microphone, air conditioning and heating. On request it’s possible to organize wine/local products tastings, visits to the winery and other types of events. The tours which are offered, such as the Bike’n’Wine, are suitable for team building activities. They help increase and strengthen a spirit of collaboration, build interpersonal relationships and a climate of mutual trust between employees.

Booking and Information:
Mendrisiotto Terroir, c/o Borgovecchio SA, Via Sotto Bisio 5, 6828 Balerna, Ticino (CH)