Salita Castelgrande, 6500 Bellinzona, +41 91 825 81 45

The site on which Castelgrande stands is rich in history and archaeological findings unearthed during excavations in 1984-85 confirm that the site was inhabited as far back as the Neolithic period (5500-5000 B.C.) and though to Roman times. Excavation in 1967 brought to light evidence of the first fortification which dates from the 4th c.A.C. Documents dating from the 6th c. also mention the exist...

ARCHITECTURE Ancient civil architecture
ACCESSIBILITY Wheelchair accessible with some difficulties
Partner Ticino Ticket – 30% Discount

During the first year after the historical opening of the Gotthard Base Tunnel all guests of hotels, youth hostels or camping sites benefit from free public transport in the entire Canton, every single day of their stay in Ticino. It further offers advantages on the access to cable cars, navigation and main tourist attractions.

Reduction on
Bellinzona Pass 1 day: adults/children, family

Fare adults - Ticino Ticket Fare children - Ticino Ticket
CHF 11.- instead of CHF 15.- CHF 6.- instead of CHF 7.50.-
CHF 18.- instead of CHF 25.-

Validity of the offer
January - December

The fares and opening periods are indicative, based on the official price list of the partners. May be subject to modification.

Salita Castelgrande, 6500 Bellinzona
Tel.: +41 91 825 81 45
Fax: +41 91 821 41 20
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