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City Sightseeing Bergamo

Stazione - Piazza Marconi, Bergamo, Italy
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Beautiful city to see

In winter we have seen less flowers around, but impressive antic buildings everywhere around. The... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2018
Juraj U
Fantastic Old city on the hill.

This city must be seen if you enjoy the beauty and history of the old buildings and churches as in... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
Barry C
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Stazione - Piazza Marconi, Bergamo, Italy
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

In winter we have seen less flowers around, but impressive antic buildings everywhere around. The best are in the centre of Citta Alta. I can recommend to visit Castello di San Vigilio above the city. Possible to use public transport or park on the top...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

This city must be seen if you enjoy the beauty and history of the old buildings and churches as in Bergamo. A 30 minute walk from our hotel ( across from the train station ) to the entrance to the Funicular, which will take you...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Travelled with friends from Sheffield England on Boxing day for a 3 night 4 day stay. 30 minutes by public transport to City Alta which,as the name implies, overlooks the main city of Bergamo. Stayed almost opposite the main square which houses the cathedral &...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2016

We were recommended to visit Bergamo by someone whose daughter worked here and he said how lovely the place was. He wasn't wrong! Intact medieval walled upper town (old town, 'Citta Alta') and the more sprawling lower town (Citta Bassa) spreading out over the plain...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Only few klms away from Bergamo airport, the city of Bergamo is a picturesque place! If you have few hours to spend before your flight, I strongly recommend you visit the Old Town of Bergamo and walk around the pebble streets. Small clothes boutiques, cafés...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We booked a cheap two-nighter in Bergamo with the intention of spending a day in Milan. However, we found Bergamo so attractive and interesting that we never made it to Milan! The Citta Alta is an absolute treasure - fabulous views from the walls of...More

1  Thank MarkB1952
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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Had a coach trip to a hidden gem of an old city with medieval walls and buildings steeped in history. It was fascinating on a guided walk around some of the building and the old street but not enough time to do it do it...More

Thank Mike b
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

Spent a day in Bergamo while waiting or flight and what a surprise it turned out to be. Got the bus from the airport to the Citta Alta and walked the beautiful narrow streets lined with lovely shops and restaurants. Wandered into some stunning churches...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Lovely place very easy to get to from the airport stunning old town with lots of authentic shops beautiful food and drink

Thank Sarah H
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Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

When all the walking is payoff All the city at one side and the indescribable mountains at the other. Absolutely gorgeous!

Thank CRC_Oliveira
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trickie2015
7 August 2016|
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Response from Mike b | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Really don't know for certain as we booked through our travel company, Inghams. While we were there we had a local guide, and there seemed to be quite a few of them around. But we don't know if that will be different in... More
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Wendy G
18 July 2016|
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Response from Sarah H | Reviewed this property |
Not sure really as we flew to Bergamo but the train station was in sight so I would say 15 mins
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