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Nice view

Once up there you get a nice view of bergamo and around! You can get there with the funicular and... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Zeudy R
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Beautiful castle and garden around

It is easy to find (by car to go up and park on the small park place bellow the attraction. It is... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
Juraj U
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

It was a hot day, and we took the Funicular San Vigilio rather than walking. The funicular has a small charge. You must use coins to buy tickets for the funicular from a machine, and there is no staff to help you figure out what...More

Thank Annacanna_70
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Once up there you get a nice view of bergamo and around! You can get there with the funicular and 10 mins walk. Clean, organized! Some nights they organize events on the moon light!

Thank Zeudy R
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Lovely place to spend some time. The views from here are amazing, you can see Milan on a clear day but the view of the mountains made it for me.

Thank Grainne O
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Really lovely panoramic views, we had a great picnic there! We drove up but in a very small car. Nice place for walks too!

Thank evieakiens
Reviewed 22 May 2018

I enjoyed taking the funicular up to the castle. The views over the surrounding countryside were beautiful. I chose to walk back down from the castle, which was a long walk, but very pretty and one of the highlights of my day in Bergamo.

Thank lirwin13
Reviewed 9 April 2018

~We took the funicolare from Citta Alta but because of the weather we didn't see much due to the heavy cloud cover and rain. I would revisit in better weather and I am sure the views would be spectacular.

Thank Polisgirl
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Free activity. I took the funicular up, and from there a few minutes walk to the Castello. The area is nice and you can get some good pictures if the day is clear.

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Took the second funicular up to San Vigilio castle. There is a nice park there with beautiful views of the city below and of the mountains in the distance.

Thank mandm5
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Walk right through the old town to reach the funicular up to the top of the hill. Its not very clear where its situated. Brilliant views for miles over Bergamo and the surrounding countryside from the top of the hill.

Thank Dolina M
Reviewed 17 January 2018

It is easy to find (by car to go up and park on the small park place bellow the attraction. It is placed on the top of the hill above the town. Very close to castle is placed restaurant with Michelin Star 2017.

1  Thank Juraj U
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