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La Citta Alta

Bergamo, Italy
+39 035 489 0227
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“old city” (167 reviews)
“narrow streets” (76 reviews)
Bergamo, Italy
+39 035 489 0227

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice venue. Climbing on foot can be a bit tiring but it worths. Also you can use funicular for a new experince. Should be visited when come to Bergamo

Thank berke_han
Reviewed 4 days ago

To go to Bergamo and not visit La Città Alta would be a serious error, if not a crime! The old town’s strategic location set high above the new town and surrounding countryside is its first marvel: the narrow streets, shops, buildings and culture within...More

1  Thank James E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Citta Alta has loads of atmosphere and is well worth a stroll through the old cobbled streets. Prices vary in the many eateries. On a clear day the views from the city walls or finiculaire cafe are spectacular. We were there last Saturday and...More

1  Thank cassliv
Reviewed 1 week ago

The most beautiful part of Bergamo, a lot of narrow streets, cityscape views, churches with amazing paintings and icons!

Thank Rasa M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fabulous place to visit - architecture, eateries, views and shops. Easy access via the funicular railway or if you’re feeling energetic, stone steps are available.

Thank AngieA383
Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth to spend a day in. Be shure to buy the all-day ticket: to go to City Alta (funucolare or bus), to visit the San vigilio castle (funicolare) and all returns. Plan to spend a full day there. You can eat at the pizzeria on...More

1  Thank Trudovoi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i was visiting this area this week and if was so beautiful. You can almost before You travel up to Citta Alta know that this will be a nice time. I come to the town in the break at info center so I had to...More

Thank Baross
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a whole day here. Great access from below. I chose to take the stairs! Lots of lovely shops and restaurants and bars. And many very ancient buildings. And the views! Just wow! A must do town to visit

Thank Chatterbox999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place that look stopped in time with all the beautiful buildings looking very well preserved. It has a very magical feeling and glow about it. Great view to the new part of the city. Take the funicular for a better experience and view.

Thank Joana S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed up in Citta Alta recently and it was a really amazing place...Great views of the Alps and Citta Basa..the funicolare is very quick and extremely enjoyable..Italy is very diverse and Citta Alta in beautiful Bergamo is definitely worth your attention..great Piazzas,Bars and Restaurants...More

Thank Oisin G
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Victoria C
11 September 2017|
Response from awk2406 | Reviewed this property |
I would ask a hotel if you could pay to leave your bag with them or try the station.
Victoria C
11 September 2017|
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Response from GeorgeB6 | Reviewed this property |
Storage facilities at Bergamo airport are available for a fee within the airport and are located at the airport arrival halls. For baggage under 25kg a small fee of 3euros per day and exceeding 25kgs for a fee of 5euros per... More
2 May 2017|
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Response from xxx186470 | Reviewed this property |
if you get off the train at bergamo,leave the station and walk strait up the main road,you will see it in front of you,only a 10 or 15 minute walk