Monte San Salvatore

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Monte San Salvatore
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Elevation 912 m (2,992 ft)
Prominence 602 m (1,975 ft)[1]
Monte San Salvatore is located in Switzerland
Monte San Salvatore
Monte San Salvatore
Location in Switzerland
Location Ticino, Switzerland
Range Lugano Prealps
Coordinates 45°58′37.3″N 8°56′50.1″E / 45.977028°N 8.947250°E / 45.977028; 8.947250Coordinates: 45°58′37.3″N 8°56′50.1″E / 45.977028°N 8.947250°E / 45.977028; 8.947250
Easiest route Hike or ride Monte San Salvatore funicular

The Monte San Salvatore (912 m) is a mountain in the Lepontine Alps above Lake Lugano and the city of Lugano in Switzerland. The Monte San Salvatore funicular links the city with the summit of the mountain.


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  1. ^ Retrieved from the Swisstopo topographic maps. The key col is located between Noranco and Paradiso at 310 metres.

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