Monte Lema is the most magnificent and panoramic mountain of the Swiss-Italian border at an altitude of 1624 meters. Monte Lema with its 80 km of hiking trails allows you to enjoy the green surroundings and the silence of the region. From the top you have a 360° view of the valleys of southern Ticino, the lake of Lugano, the valleys of Luino and the lake of Maggiore. Also the Grison region, the Bernese Alps, the mountain peaks of the canton of Wallis, the Lombardy as well as the city of Milano can be seen from the top of the mountain. The modern cable car starts in Miglieglia and arrives on top of Monte Lema. The cable car up the mountain can carry 45 people and only needs about 10 minutes. On Monte Lema you have the possibility to see Scottish cows, taste fresh milk and vast pastures of the Alps. All together will give you an unforgettable experience in a typical village of Malcantone.