Castles Of Bellinzona Tour, Switzerland

About Castles of Bellinzona, Switzerland: The Castles of Bellinzona Switzerland is found to be a group of fortifications which is located within the town of Bellinzona and is the capital of Swiss canton of Ticino.The castle of Bellinzona is situated on the Alpine foothills and is composed of fortified walls with three castles named Castlegrande, Sasso Corbaro and Montebello.The Castlegrande is located on a rocky peak and it overlooks the valley with series of walls and protects the old city which connects to Montebello.The castles are protected under UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2000.The castles got struck by lightning multiple times during 16th and 17th Centuries and by 1900 it fall into the ruins but was reconstructed and the maintenance was done.

How can Reach : Castles of Bellinzona is the part of the Bellinzona town of the Switzerland country. It is well connected with Zurich, Geneva, Basel and Lausanne cities by road.

Nearest train station is Bellinzona (2.0 KM) where tourists can get train to Zurich, Geneva, Basel.

"Samedan Airport" is the nearest airport which is situated just 13.8 KM distance from "Castles of Bellinzona". Tourists can get here flights to domestic cities.

Nearest Major Airport : "Locarno Airport" is domestic airport of the Switzerland country which is located just 13.8 KM distance from Castles of Bellinzona. Tourists can get here domestic flights.

Bus Services: Buses services are available from "Locarno Airport" (13.8) to Bellinzona tour.

Taxi Services: Taxis services are available from "Locarno Airport" (13.8) to Bellinzona tour.

Nearest Train Station: Bellinzona (2.0 KM). Here tourists can get train to Zurich, Bern and Geneva

Locations: Bellinzona, Switzerland

UNESCO World Heritage Site from : 2000

Summer Season : June to August

Winter Season : November to February

Built Year: 1479

Tourist Attractions: Montebello Castle, Sasso Corbaro Castle, historical Museum

Things to Do: Lido di Arbedo, visit Castles, local social and cultural activities, boating on lake.

Bellinzona Weather Temperature:

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) 0.8 1.6 4.9 7.9 12.1 15.4 17.8 17.4 13.9 10.4 5.1 1.7
Average High (℃) 6.6 8.5 13.0 15.8 20.2 24.2 26.9 26.1 21.7 16.7 11.3 7.4

Nearest Accommodations: Hotel La Tureta, Hotel-Ristorante La Perla, Hotel & SPA Internazionale, Hotel Unione, Hotel & SPA Internazionale, Hotel La Tureta, Hotel Ristorante Cereda, Hotel & SPA Internazionale, Agriturismo Regusci Hotel, Casa Jolanda Hotel, Hotel-Ristorante San Giobbe, Albergo Leon d'Or Hotel, B&B COLOSSEUM ROOMS Hotel, Camping Isola Hotel, Camping Riarena Hotel, Ostello Bellinzona Hotel, Scarpape appartamenti Hotel, Casa Tevenit Hotel, Camoghe Hotel, Osteria degli amici Hotel, spacious living Hotel.

Distances from Castles of Bellinzona:

Zurich City: 178.4 KM

Geneva City: 404.9 KM

Basel City: 240.2 KM

Lausanne City: 355.0 KM

Bern City: 252.1 KM

Winterthur City: 210.2 KM

Lucerne City: 141.6 KM

St. Gallen City: 218.7 KM