How to Get Here

By Car

Arriving from the A26 Milano – Laghi motorway, exit at Besnate o Vergiate.

Arriving from the Milano Malpensa SS 336 motorway, exit at Somma Lombardo.

The carpark near the Panperduto dam is reserved for hostel guests with a parking permit provided by the hostel for the duration of their stay.

Panperduto is located in the municipality of Somma Lombardo and can be reached from the road that runs from Somma Lombardo to Varallo Pombia. Directions for navigation systems are as follows: via Canottieri, Somma Lombardo (VA),
GPS coordinates 45.677200, 8.684064

These directions lead to the entrance of a 600m long dirt track leading to Panperduto, which is only accessible on foot. It is possible to park nearby in the free carpark close to the bend on via Canottieri, or in the municipal pay and display carpark (located on the road to Varallo).

The Panperduto bar-cafe is located 10 minutes down the dirt track which runs along the bank of the Ticino. An alternative route to Panperduto is from the south, arriving at Maddalena. The address is Via al Ticino, GPS coordinates 45.662007, 8.675436. To reach Panperduto, walk for 15 minutes from the carpark along the footpath beside the Industrial Canal, in an upstream direction.

By Plane

Malpensa airport  (5 km FAR)

By Train

Somma Lombardo train station  (3 km FAR)


Via Lungo Canale Villoresi, 4
21019 Somma Lombardo (VA)