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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 via mobile

We stayed in Bergamo Cittá Alta for a few days on this visit. We passed through this piazza many times during our visit and we're amazed how many different things we saw each time. Worth a visit

Thank AandS-Lymm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As you trudge up the narrow cobbled streets of Citta Alta after emerging from the first funicular, gazing at the charming shop windows along the way, you suddenly walk into an open plaza, giving a kind of relief! Restaurants, Gelato shops dot the small plaza...More

1  Thank VSKrishnan
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 12 August 2017 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 10 August 2017

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 6 August 2017

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 4 August 2017 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 MrMrsHappyR
Reviewed 3 August 2017

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

2  Thank ThaboCapeStFrancis
Reviewed 31 July 2017

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 30 July 2017

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

Thank aria2012
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