The Castle of Montebello

Via Artore 4, 6500 Bellinzona, +41 91 825 13 42

Montebello is the name of the hill on which the castle stands, 90 meters above Castelgrande. The defensive walls of the old town originate here and join up with those from San Michele hill. There are still parts of both branches of these walls protecting the north and south sides of the fortress. After demolition of a row of houses in Piazza del Sole another section of wall came to light and will ...

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

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

Validity of the offer:
April - November

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

Via Artore 4, 6500 Bellinzona
Tel.: +41 91 825 13 42
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