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Piazza Vecchia

Piazza Vecchia, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
+39 035 242226
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Bergamo Half-Day Tour from Milan
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“old town” (22 reviews)
Piazza Vecchia, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
+39 035 242226

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Reviewed 3 days ago

It has been conceived and used as the center of the life of the old city -Alta Citta- and it is impressive both through its old style buildings and fountain and through the large basilica located on one of its corners. One may find there...More

Thank Cetatzeni
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the summer u can hide there in shadow. The place is the center of old town. Close to the Main Street with shops and places to eat:) the fountain in the center of square is a life savior with fresh water:)

Thank Valeria C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place to sit and watch the world go by. Cafes restaurants all near by. Had ice cream and sat on steps and relaxed and listened to the church bells ring,steps are popular for locals and tourists to sit on.Beautiful fountain in middle of Plazza....More

1  Thank rada8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely main square, not too small, not too large, with bell tower tolling periodically. Some nice places to sit and drink/eat.

1  Thank Russell N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This stunning square is the centrepiece of Bergamo old town Citta Alta. Surrounded by incredible historic buildings with a short walk from here to the Basilica. There is a lovely fresh water fountain in the centre that you can use to refresh from the heat....More

2  Thank MrMrsRitchie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hugely impressive town square (Piazza) is almost totally surrounded by restaurants and bistros. One can sit at these and watch the goings on for hours. The history surrounding the Piazza goes back centuries and it was wonderful to feel that one was actually sitting...More

1  Thank ThaboCapeStFrancis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Piazza Vecchia is very charming, actually by day or night but I loved it at night. There were street performers singing, street vendors, restaurants and lots of action. We enjoyed walking down to the piazza Vecchia several evenings during our stay.

1  Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Impressive looking piazza. The basilica and duomo are right next to it and very impressive as well .

Thank aria2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just an old town square, it's nothing too special and not much to do.. I'm not sure I'd visit again.

Thank larrissaa87
Reviewed 16 July 2017

You can't really avoid it - and you're not supposed to... Piazza Vechhia is the central point in little Citta Alta. A genuine Italian piazza adorned by cafés, restaurants and a small fountain. Both inhabitants and tourists take a stroll when the summer sun has...More

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