Prehistoric Pile Dwellings Around The Alps Tour, Switzerland

Prehistoric Pile Dwellings Around The Alps Tour, Switzerland

About Prehistoric pile dwellings around the Alps (Biel/Bienne), Switzerland: The Prehistoric pile dwellings around the Alps Switzerland which comprises of 11 -or 10% of all the European pile dwelling sites.It is of the total of the 56 prehistoric pile dwellings around the Alps in Switzerland which is located around the Lake Zurich in the cantonment of Schwyz,St.Gallen and Zurich.The 111 European pre-historic pile-dwelling or settlements and also the stilt house and also around the Alps with the series of 1,000 known archaeological pile dwelling stations in the six countries surrounding the Alps.The Switzerland,Austria,Germany,France,Italy and Slovenia and of all these 56 are discovered in Switzerland.The numerous special exhibitions along with museums, archaeological parks and private collections provides the visitors an opportunity to immerse in the history with the help of reconstruction of pile dwellings of the times long gone by.

How can Reach : Prehistoric pile dwellings around the Alps (Biel/Bienne) is the part of the Biel/Bienne city of the Switzerland country. It is well connected with Zurich, Geneva, Basel and Lausanne cities by road.

"Biel/Bienne" is the nearest railway station which is just 0.95 KM far from "Biel/Bienne City". Tourists can get here train to Zurich and Geneva cities.

"Bern Airport" is the nearest airport which is situated just 53.3 KM distance from "Biel / Bienne city". Tourists can get here flights to domestic cities and international.

Entrance Fee (Entry Fee - Tickets): FREE

Visit Timings (Open Hours): 24 Hours

Tourists Information Centre Address: Bahnhofpl. 12, 2502 Biel, Switzerland

Locations: Biel / Bienne, Switzerland

UNESCO World Heritage Site from : 2011

Summer Season : June to August

Winter Season : November to February

Total Area : 274.2 hactares

Tourist Attractions: Centre Muller, Museum Schwab, Biel Zoo, Anna-Barbara-Hof - Historical landmark

Things to Do: Boating and fishing on Bielersee lake

Website: https://www.palafittes.org

Weather Temperature:

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) -1.5 -1.4 1.6 4.7 9.1 12.4 14.4 14.0 10.6 7.1 2.2 -0.4
Average High (℃) 3.7 5.6 10.7 14.9 19.6 22.9 25.6 25.0 20.5 14.7 8.0 4.7

Nearest Accommodations:

Luxury Hotels: City Hotel Biel Bienne (+41 32 327 27 27), orion-bienne Hotel (+41 79 549 56 08), Hotel Elite (+41 32 328 77 77), Hotel Mercure Plaza Biel (+41 32 328 68 68), Bed and Breakfast im Herzen von Biel Hotel (+41 76 310 61 58), Hotel Dufour GM GmbH (+41 32 344 78 78), Hotel Metropol (+41 32 344 90 44), ARTIST Hotel (+41 58 680 34 70)

Affordable Hotels: Swiss Hostel Lago Lodge (+41 32 331 37 32), Hotel Artus (+41 32 323 02 36), Hotel-Restaurant Jura (+41 32 374 41 50), Lindenegg Hotel (+41 79 741 07 66)

Distances from Prehistoric pile dwellings around the Alps (Biel/Bienne, Switzerland):

Bern City: 41.5 KM

Basel City: 97.6 KM

Lausanne City: 105.4 KM

Lucerne City: 108.0 KM

Zurich City: 120.0 KM

Geneva City: 155.3 KM

Winterthur City: 140.9 KM

St. Gallen City: 203.3 KM

Nearest Major Airport : "Bern Airport" is a international and domestic airport of the Switzerland country which is located just 7.0 KM distance from Biel/Bienne. Tourists can get here domestic and international flights.

Bus Services: Buses services are available from "Bern Airport" (53.3 KM) to Biel/Bienne tour.

Taxi Services: Taxis services are available from "Bern Airport" (53.3 KM) to Biel/Bienne tour.

Nearest Train Station: Biel/Bienne (0.95 M). Tourists can get here train to to Zurich and Geneva cities.