BERGAMO

The perfect piazza, the heart of Bergamo Alta, and walls protected by UNESCO. At the foothills of the Orobie Alps, there’s more than meets the eye in this historic haven

POPULATION
120,287
DENSITY
2,995.35 inhabitants/sq. km
AREA
40.16 sq. km
ELEVATION
249 m a.s.l.
PATRON SAINT
Sant'Alessandro

Moments

Bergamo to Lake Iseo

Seventy-two hours to discover Bergamo Alta and Lake Iseo, culture, bike rides and delicious tastings
  • Lifestyle
Da Bergamo al Lago d'Iseo

Bergamo in a weekend

A perfect square, the masterpieces of the Carrara Academy, the Venetian Walls Unesco World Heritage Site. Discover Bergamo!
  • Art & Culture
Bergamo in a weekend

10 good reasons to visit Bergamo

Piazza Vecchia, the most beautiful square. The lakes and the mountains. Discover 10 good reasons to visit Bergamo
  • Lifestyle
10 good reasons to visit Bergamo

Bergamo, hunting for flavors

Valleys of extraordinary beauty, like the city that looks at them from the walls. Wines, cheeses, pasta.
  • Food & Wine
Bergamo, hunting for flavors

From the Orobie to the Crema area

Wonderful cycle paths between art treasures, castles, villages and bridges. 9 stops between the Orobie and the Crema area
  • Cycle Tourism
From the Orobie to the Crema area

Bergamo, in the Parco dei Colli

An Active & Green day? In Bergamo you can start from the city and enjoy a nature trekking break in the Parco dei Colli
  • Active & Green
Bergamo, in the Parco dei Colli

Bergamo: shopping and flavours

Shopping in Bergamo is divided between Città Alta and Città Bassa. The promise: artisan shops, historic cafes, fashionable shop windows
  • Lifestyle
Bergamo: shopping and flavours

Places

Carrara Academy

1,800 works, five centuries of Italian art, from Raphael to Baschenis, in one of the most visited museums in Italy
  • Art & Culture
Accademia Carrara Bergamo

Santa Maria Maggiore Basilica

  • Religious Tourism
Basilica Santa Maria Maggiore

Piazza Vecchia Bergamo

Renaissance masterpiece in the heart of Upper Bergamo, Piazza Vecchia is "the perfect square" that has enchanted (also) Le Corbusier
  • Art & Culture
Piazza Vecchia Bergamo

Events

Donizetti Opera Festival

Piazza Cavour 15, Bergamo (BG)
20/11/2018 - 02/12/2018
  • Art & Culture
Donizetti Opera Festival

CHRISTMAS VILLAGE 2018

Villaggio di Natale
Piazzale degli Alpini Bergamo (BG)
17/11/2018 - 26/12/2018
  • Lifestyle
CHRISTMAS VILLAGE 2018

PIAZZA DANTE CHRISTMAS VILLAGE

Villaggio Di Natale
Piazza Dante Bergamo (BG)
23/11/2018 - 26/12/2018
  • Lifestyle
PIAZZA DANTE CHRISTMAS VILLAGE

Black Hole. Art and materiality between Informal and Invisible

Via San Tomaso, 53 Bergamo (BG)
04/10/2018 - 06/01/2019
  • Art & Culture
Black Hole. Art and materiality between Informal and Invisible

OROBIE FILM FESTIVAL

CineTeatro Gavazzeni
Via Carlo Cattaneo,1 Seriate (BG)
22/01/2019 - 26/01/2019
  • Mountains
OROBIE FILM FESTIVAL

Le storie di Botticelli

Accademia Carrara
Piazza Giacomo Carrara, 82 Bergamo (BG)
12/10/2018 - 28/01/2019
  • Art & Culture
Le storie di Botticelli

The 2018 | 2019 Theatre Season

Piazza Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour, 15
05/10/2018 - 14/04/2019
  • Art & Culture
The 2018 | 2019 Theatre Season

Where to sleep

B&B HOTEL BERGAMO

Bergamo
B&B HOTEL BERGAMO

LA CASTELLANA LOFT HOTEL

Bergamo
LA CASTELLANA LOFT HOTEL

PALAZZO DOLCI - MERCURE

Bergamo
PALAZZO DOLCI - MERCURE

HOTEL EXCELSIOR SAN MARCO

Bergamo
HOTEL EXCELSIOR SAN MARCO

NH BERGAMO

Bergamo
NH BERGAMO

ARLI HOTEL BUSINESS & WELLNESS

Bergamo
ARLI HOTEL BUSINESS & WELLNESS

HOTEL CITTA' DEI MILLE

Bergamo
HOTEL CITTA' DEI MILLE

SAN GIORGIO

Bergamo
SAN GIORGIO

STARHOTELS CRISTALLO PALACE

Bergamo
STARHOTELS CRISTALLO PALACE

CAPPELLO D'ORO BEST WESTERN

Bergamo
CAPPELLO D'ORO BEST WESTERN

RELAIS SAN LORENZO

Bergamo
RELAIS SAN LORENZO

BERGHOTEL

Bergamo
BERGHOTEL

PIEMONTESE

Bergamo
PIEMONTESE

HOTEL LE FUNI

Bergamo
HOTEL LE FUNI