The Romans and the Habsburgs lodged at “Altenburg Castle”. History permeates the location: the Roman legionary camp Vindonissa, Habsburg Castle and the Monastery Church all lie within easy reach.
The youth hostel welcomes you to the heart of Ticino. The hostel lies at the foot of the Montebello Castle, part of the UNESCO world heritage, close to the railway-station, in the historic center.
Forts, castles, attractive hiking routes and in particular the lake make a visit here a wonderful experience for families, groups and individual travellers.