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Fontana Contarini

Piazza Vecchia, Bergamo, Italy
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You must seen this being in Bergamo Old Town

Its located in hart of old town at beautiful square near cathedral. Has charming atmosphere when... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
Warsaw, Poland
quiet charm

This piazza is so peaceful, so quietly beautiful. I hope you can see it without too many tourists... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2016
Barbara T
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Piazza Vecchia, Bergamo, Italy

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Its located in hart of old town at beautiful square near cathedral. Has charming atmosphere when its not crowded.

Thank AdrianDamian
Reviewed 21 December 2016

This piazza is so peaceful, so quietly beautiful. I hope you can see it without too many tourists to fully appreciate it.

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 20 December 2016

An old fountain placed in the main square of the Citta Alta,the old part of town.Not very impressive in my opinion,a rather banal fountain.But the square is picturesque!

Thank zuv
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This is an interesting fountain in the Piazza Vecchio of Bergamo which is essentially the center of town and is constructed of marble on an octagonal base with ornamental statues. There are two sphinxes on opposite sides one pointing to the Piazza Della Regione and...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This interesting fountain is really nice and definetely adds a lot to the glamour of Piazza Vecchia!One of the lots of beautiful fountains that can be seen in Italy! I am a lover of fountains, so i loved this one, too!

Reviewed 21 September 2016

In one of the main piazza's this is an interesting focal point combining more traditional lion statues holding the chained surround with more stylistic water spouting goddesses, that are a bit more ancient world Grecian style perhaps? Piazza is a good place to people watch.

Thank JuliaH662014
Reviewed 27 June 2016

OK, you will see this one anyhow and find it interesting. OK, history around it is great and fascinating. But the best part about it is you will be able to splash some water on your head and feel just great. Bergamo can be really...More

Thank 975manrey975
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

We passed this by without realising that it was an attraction now looking on TripAdvisor I see that it could well be the main attraction in the square . A number of people were standing next to it and taking photographs but it did not...More

Thank Gerard m
Reviewed 30 May 2016

located on Piazza Vecchia, the main square of Bergamo Alto, the old upper town, this fountain is a funny feature and photo opportunity.

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 20 May 2016

The Piazza makes a stop here worth while, as you have a choice of multiple outdoor seating restaurants & a view of the church towers.

Thank Howard A
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