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

SANTA CATERINA DEL SASSO

HERMITAGE OF SANTA CATERINA DEL SASSO AT THE LAKE MAGGIORE   When you visit the wonderful Hermitage of Santa Caterina del Sasso, you feel like if you are traveling into…

MUSEGG WALL

THE MUSEGG WALL OF LUCERNE   The celebrated city walls with their nine towers form part of the historic fortifications built around Lucerne from the 13th century. The wall is…

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…

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…

VERTEMATE PALACE

VERTEMATE FRANCHI PALACE IN PIURO   Discover and feel the atmosphere of ancient times. The Vertemate Franchi Palace is located in Prosto di Piuro, only two kilometres from Chiavenna.   WHAT TO…

SAN BERNARDO IN CURZUTT

A ROMANESQUE CHURCH IN A GENUINE TESSIN HAMLET   The San Bernardo church is an old-time location. It is only accessible on foot from Sementina and Monte Carasso or from…

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…

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,…

NEUSCHWANSTEIN

NEUSCHWANSTEIN AND HOHENSCHWANGAU CASTLES   The Alp’s Bavarian fairy tale castle. The castle made famous all over the world by Walt Disney film “The Sleeping Beauty ". Neuschwanstein, built by…

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…