Monte San Giorgio

UNESCO world heritage

Enjoy the journey through the Mendrisiotto on the route from Mendrisio to Monte San Giorgio, a UNESCO world heritage site. Discover an exceptional landscape and the unique attraction of a past world with over 200 million years of history.

The route from Mendrisio to Monte San Giorgio runs through the beautiful hilly landscape of the Mendrisiotto and the picturesque villages of the region. As a first step, visit the lovely village of Mendrisio and admire its architecture and historic buildings. The journey to Monte San Giorgio leads through vineyards and pretty villages such as Rancate, Besazio, Arzo, Tremona and Meride. Take a short break at these places to experience the typical Ticino charm and architecture rich in history.

In Meride at the bus stop "Meride, Paese" you should visit the fossil museum of Monte San Giorgio. Here you can admire fossils and footprints from a time up to 230 million years ago which were found on Monte San Giorgio. A visit to this interactive museum is a unique experience reflecting the reality of a vanished world.

In Meride at the bus stop "Meride, Paese" you should visit the fossil museum of Monte San Giorgio. Here you can admire fossils and footprints from a time up to 230 million years ago which were found on Monte San Giorgio. A visit to this interactive museum is a unique experience reflecting the reality of a vanished world.

Additional information

Buy ticket

Buy your ticket from the SBB Shop or SBB Mobile app. You can also buy a ticket from the driver, at all ticket terminals, PostBus sales offices and at the counter of your nearest railway station.

Additional ticketing apps and online shops can be found in our overview.

Timetable / travel information

You will find the entire Swiss public transport timetable online here.

Bus stop «Meride, Paese»

Reservations

For groups of 10 people or more: compulsory written reservation with at least two working days notice (Mon-Fri by 15.00 h).

E-mail
prenotazioni@autopostale.ch

Bicycle transport

Bicycle transport fixtures available in/on the vehicle. Further information on bicycle transport with PostBus is available in the Ticino Region section.

Wheelchair accessibility

Wheelchair accessibility on the postbus not guaranteed.

Contact details

Address

PostBus Ltd
Sales office
Via Serafino Balestra 4
6900 Lugano
Switzerland