SITE TO VISIT

The Best Heritage and Cultural sites to visit in the Alps. 

 

Unesco heritas sites, Castles and Forts, beautiful Villas, historical Churches, Museum and characteristics Architectures.

 

ExplorAlp Best Esperience, our selection of sites to visit in the Alps.

 

 

BEST CULTURE HERITAGE IN THE ALPS

ROCCA D'ANGERA

THE FORTRESS OF ANGERA: THE LAKE MAGGIORE’S GUARDIAN   The Fortress of Angera (La Rocca di Angera) proudly stands on the top of a rocky promontory, above the beautiful village of…

SEGANTINI MUSEUM

SEGANTINI MUSEUM HOUSE IN ST. MORITZ   Visit the collection of the painter of Engadin landscape is an other good reason for a day in St. Moritz.   Giovanni Segantini…

FORT MONTECCHIO

THE WWI MILITARY MUSEUM OF THE FORT OF MONTECCHIO IN COLICO   This fort was built in a strategic point nearby the village of Colico, where Valchiavenna and Valtellina meet,…

CASTLES OF BELLINZONA

THE MEDIEVAL CASTLES OF BELLINZONA   The Bellinzona castles are one of Switzerland’s main tourist attractions. Because the ancient walls are still beautifully intact making it one of the only medieval military complexes…

ABBEY OF PIONA

THE ABBEY OF PIONA AND THE PRECIOUS IMPERIAL DROPS   The panoramic and isolated place where the Abbey of Piona is located has an ancient origin. It is a small…

SAN PIETRO AL MONTE

THE SAN PIETRO AL MONTE ABBEY   The incredible Romanesque San Pietro al Monte abbey is located in the chestnut woods of the Cornizzolo mountain. This place can only be…

MADONNA DELLA CORONA

The Sanctuary of Madonna della Corona (Our Lady of the Crown) is halfway down on the vertical rock face of Mount Baldo. The sanctuary is located in Spiazzi in one…

HERMITAGE OF MONTECASTELLO

HERMITAGE OF MONTECASTELLO ABOVE THE LAKE GARDA   Located just below the peak of Monte Castello on a spur of rock sheer above the lake Garda, with magnificent panoramic views.…

ZEPPELIN AIR MUSEUM

DISCOVER THE FLYING GIANTS IN THE ZEPPELIN AIR MUSEUM   The Zeppelin airships, called after their creator Ferdinand von Zeppelin, were built in Friedrichshafen and were the first air ships…

KAPELLBRUCKE

THE KAPELLBRUCKE BRIDGE SYMBOL OF LUCERNE   Lucern's landmark is considered to be Europe's oldest covered bridge. It was built in the 14th Century and was originally a part of…