Il rifugio Gazzirola: Il rifugio Gazzirola (1975m) is only a few meters away from the Swiss border. On a sunny and clear day you can enjoy a magnificent panorama: lakes (Lake Maggiore, Lugano, the branch to lick del Lario), Italian and Swiss mountains, pastures and woods. The restaurant has a lounge bar and dining room with fireplace, a second sitting room, a full kitchen, toilets and showers with hot running water. There are 55 beds in small rooms (4-6 persons) and a dormitory (10 beds). During the year it is open on weekends and public holidays. It is open every day from late June to mid-September. Please click here for more information.