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Verzasca Dam

Locarno 6646, Switzerland
+41 91 780 78 00
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Don't look down!

A great drive and a beautiful trip up the valley. Don't forget to buy a parking ticket at the dam... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Burgess Hill
Underwhelming considering the reviews

The initial view of the dam was really great. My friend and I went in early June 2017 and the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Locarno 6646, Switzerland
+41 91 780 78 00
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great drive and a beautiful trip up the valley. Don't forget to buy a parking ticket at the dam shop which covers all the parking places up the valley.

Thank JohnHMerrill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The initial view of the dam was really great. My friend and I went in early June 2017 and the weather was damp and rainy. We arrived by bus from Locarno and initially missed the stop due to the bus stop not labelled clearly. The...More

Thank 2008tomlu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

beautiful location, beautiful scenery, recommended for everyone to visit, and great place to take some photos

Thank ElesarA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the highest dams in Europe. Must stop on the way to the Verzascatal 10 minutes away. Bungee jumping offer for adrenalin fans!

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I dreamed of this jump for so long, I'm soooo happy to have made it !!! It was AMAZING scary but truly A M A Z I N G !!!! Perfect place, and great team !!

Thank elodie50a
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a thrilling, impressive and world famous sight and a must for all James Bond 007 fans! Best to access by car. Public transport is available but I recommend by car. For all those who believe to know how high 220m are, go and...More

Thank Mario C
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This area is just amazing, with a fast flowing river that has carved into beautiful colored rock cliffs!

Thank george k
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Powerful and vertigo inducing! A must stop when you are in the area! Very easy to get by car, a bit trickier with a public transport (bus runs by about once an hour), expect a lot of traffic and delays in the summer but still...More

Thank GlobetrottingMari
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Dam, what an impressive sight. As a long time 007-afficionado, I was happy to visit this dam filming location after years and years of planning to do so and never getting around to it. Though I'm not a friend of heights, I had to explore...More

Thank thmsrbr
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Locarno is a amazing canton in Switzerland, people are very friendly and hast such an amazing landscape that I couldn't even believe my eyes.

Thank Edite B
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Eden M
How many minutes to get at the Verzasca dam? Thank you
9 June 2017|
Response from thmsrbr | Reviewed this property |
From where...?
check in time?
9 September 2015|
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Response from Florian T |
The are different Jump at different times. I'm not allowed to send al link here. There are 007 Classic Jump World's Most Famous Bungy Jump. Ideal for First Timers. 007 Backwards Backwards towards the Depht. The special... More
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