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Hermann Hesse
, Switzerland
1 day trip to Lugano / Ticino area

Discover the traces of Hermann Hesse with a private guide! You will visit Ascona - the former fishing village, which is now sophisticated resort. Your tour will stop at the Monte Verità, where German author Hermann Hesse and other artists lived for many years.

The Monte Verità, the Mountain of Truth, lies above Ascona. People who subscribed to philosophies off the beaten track established a colony here at the beginning of the 20th century.

The colony attracted celebrities from all over the world. Today, the mountain is a place where the universities of Lucerne and Zurich hold seminars, and a museum showcases the history of the alternative colony and its founders.

The Hermann Hesse Museum was established in the rooms of the Torre Camuzzi, in Montagnola in 1997. This ancient tower is part of the picturesque Casa Camuzzi where Hermann Hesselived between 1919 and 1931.From his apartment, he had marvelous view overlooking the lake of Lugano.

Available: all year

Prices: CHF 1450

Organisation Fee: 200 CHF

More Details: services include private guide, car transfer, entrance fees

Other options, not included in price: organisation of dinner, hotel, etc 

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