Bellinzona Tourism

Bellinzona (Italian pronunciation: [bellinˈtsoːna]; French: Bellinzone, [bɛlɛ̃zon], German: Bellenz [ˈbɛlɛnts], Romansh: ) is the capital of the canton Ticino in Switzerland. The city is famous for its three castles (Castelgrande, Montebello, Sasso Corbaro) that have been UNESCO World Heritage Sites since 2000. The town lies east of the Ticino river, at the foot of the Alps. It stretches along the river valley, surrounded by the southern ranges of the Lepontine Alps to the east and west, and by the Lugano Prealps to the south.

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Looking for travel information about Bellinzona? Explore the best travel advice on Bellinzona, Switzerland. Bellinzona is located at a short trip away from Zurich a major city in Switzerland. Zurich is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Lindenhof, Old Town, Lake Promenade. Tour packages of Bellinzona are of 1 to 2 days duration.

Bellinzona is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

  • Know the pollution level of Bellinzona before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 39.29 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 46.88 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 3.13 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 22.73 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15.63 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Bellinzona for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Bellinzona.

    • Burglary and Theft 15.74 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 10.19 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.04 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 15.74 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 7.69 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 12.96 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 32.41 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 91.67 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 85.19 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 18.52 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.74 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 22.22 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Bellinzona is 190.25 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 83.32 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 84.1 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 29.67 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20.64 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 127.32 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 68.94 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.07 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 112.23 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Bellinzona

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.21 USD
    • International Movie per seat 17.06 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 53.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 120.41 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 107.36 USD

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