Monte Generoso

Elevation (feet): 5,581
Elevation (meters): 1,701
Continent: Europe
Country: Switzerland/Italy
Range/Region: Pennine Alps
Latitude: 45.93125
Longitude: 9.02
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Nearest major airport: Lugano Agno, Milano Malpensa, Milano Linate
Convenient Center: Mendrisio, Chiasso, Como

Thanks to Silvano Turati and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Highest mountain from the "Mendrisiotto". From the top you have a wiew of the Mont Blanc, Monte Rosa, Jungfrau, Bernina and Milan. One of the best panorama from the south Alps! There is also a train starting from Riva San Vitale, and arriving near the Top, where is also a Reastaurant and Hotel. With the car you can go from Mendrisio antill Bella Vista (1202m), and from there in about 1,5 hr antil the Top.

Thanks to Silvano Turati for this description.