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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Actually this is not a topurist attraction but the way how you can reach a part of Upper Town. It is a very nice ride to go up, you can use your bus ticket too.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 545medva
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

There is a very unfriendly driver. You live from the tourists! Think about. I recommend a personal change.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gourmet_T23
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Over the years this must be the third time we have done this trip. The views over Bergamo are wonderful. The park in San Vigilio is not as well kept as once it was but Italy has suffered financially as well as many other countries...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank sarahm324
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Very useful transport up to the beautiful San Vigilio. Great eating places with views at top of funicular. Also walk on another 400 m and there is a nice outdoor cafe with fabulous views. Prompt and efficient service.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Stuart W
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

I’d recommend this funicular.....but not the next one which takes you further up and higher up into the hills.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank hayley567567
Reviewed 24 May 2018

The funicular way is an easy way to get up to the castle overlooking Bergamo. I had taken the bus and the ticket is good for a set time period so you can transfer to the funicular for free. I walked back down, but the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank lirwin13
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Very nice experience. You buy an €1.5 ticket from a booth round the corner or from a machine at the station. The ticket is valid for 75 min, so you can use it on your way back. The view at the top of the hill...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Batd2
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

A nice way to travel. Did queue for a short while but it was well worth it. Views are good. Regular times until late and reasonably priced so well worth it.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank alisonp864
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Go up and enjoy views and mist of a winter day....church nearby and the about a mile hike up to village and the Volta Lighthouse. Steep climb but worth the views. And beware of snow and ice as you get up towards it.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank OregonJerry
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed visiting the old town and taking the short ride up! Such a pretty place to visit! We will be back sometime!

Date of experience: February 2017
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