October is a splendid month to visit Switzerland. For those last-minute getaways, Giardino Ascona, the trendy Mediterranean-inspired resort, invites holidaymakers to experience Autumn in Ticino before it closes for the season on 29th October 2017 until 16th March 2018.
Nestled on Lake Maggiore, Giardino Ascona is the ideal getaway spot to soak in the autumn sun, with scenic views of the hillsides painted in vivid shades of yellow and scarlet. Before the onset of winter, travellers can explore the various autumn fairs across the city, enjoy local fare such as chestnuts, pumpkins and truffles along with sampling the finest grape from the Ticino vineyards.
For those seeking a rejuvenating holiday, the soul retreat offers the Ayurveda by Giardino programme. The non-medical health programme provides guests with holistic well-being for the body and mind, achieved through therapeutic massages at the hotel’s signature dipiù Spa and wholesome Ayurveda-based dishes. Along with this, guests get a 10 per cent discount on the Panchkarma cure, a de-stressing and detoxifying cleansing treatment.
Giardino Ascona is a 90-minute drive from the Milano-Malpensa Airport. Room rates start at CHF 335 per night. Visitors booking three nights or more, receive a 10 per cent discount while guests booking six nights or more, receive a 15 per cent discount. For more information or bookings, visitwww.giardino-ascona.ch or call +41 (0)800 333 313.