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

Experiences

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

Discover Bergamo

Bergamo
06/04/2019 - 29/06/2019
  • Art & Culture
Discover Bergamo

Medieval Vall’Alta

Bergamo
05/07/2019 - 07/07/2019
  • Art & Culture
Medieval Vall’Alta

RE-M Mantegna: A journey between the past, the present and the future

Piazza Giacomo Carrara, Bergamo
25/04/2019 - 21/07/2019
  • Art & Culture
RE-M Mantegna: A journey between the past, the present and the future

ARCATE D’ARTE. consonance of theatre, culture and art

Monastero del Carmine
Via della Boccola, 12, Bergamo
01/06/2019 - 31/08/2019
  • Art & Culture
ARCATE D’ARTE. consonance of theatre, culture and art

Luke Willis Thompson - Hysterical Strength

Via San Tomaso, 53, Bergamo
30/05/2019 - 01/09/2019
  • Art & Culture
Luke Willis Thompson - Hysterical Strength

“Guardami – Look at me” - Pepi Merisio

Museo della Fotografia Sestini
Piazza Mercato del Fieno, 6/a, Bergamo
08/05/2019 - 01/09/2019
  • Art & Culture
“Guardami – Look at me” - Pepi Merisio

Pioneers, Wanderers, Enthusiasts: Tour with experiential activity amid History, Art and Landscape

Piazza Mercato delle Scarpe, Bergamo, (BG)
14/09/2019 - 15/09/2019
  • Active & Green
Pioneers, Wanderers, Enthusiasts: Tour with experiential activity amid History, Art and Landscape

SUNDAYS AT THE VILLAS, PALAZZI AND CASTLES...

Villa, castelli e palazzi bergamaschi
Bergamo
15/09/2019 - 22/09/2019
  • Art & Culture
SUNDAYS AT THE VILLAS, PALAZZI AND CASTLES...

Sundays at the villas, palazzi and castles...

Sedi varie
Bergamo
19/05/2019 - 22/09/2019
  • Art & Culture
Sundays at the villas, palazzi and castles...

Sundays at the villas, palazzi and castles...

Bergamo
22/04/2019 - 22/09/2019
  • Art & Culture
Villa Pesenti Agliardi

Maestri del Paesaggio 2018 – Masters of Landscape 2018

Bergamo
05/09/2019 - 22/09/2019
  • Art & Culture
Maestri del Paesaggio 2018 – Masters of Landscape 2018

Underground Bergamo

Cannoniere di San Michele e San Giovanni e la Fontana del Lantro
Viale delle Mura, 1, Bergamo
06/04/2019 - 14/10/2019
  • Art & Culture
Underground Bergamo

Guided tours of Bergamo

Bergamo
30/03/2019 - 03/11/2019
  • Art & Culture
Guided tours of Bergamo

AArt and architecture in the cemetery of Bergamo

Cimitero di Bergamo
Piazzale Del Cimitero, 21, Bergamo
29/03/2019 - 10/11/2019
  • Art & Culture
AArt and architecture in the cemetery of Bergamo

Donizetti Opera Festival

Piazza Cavour 15, Bergamo (BG)
12/11/2019 - 01/12/2019
  • Art & Culture
Donizetti Opera Festival

Libera (free). Between Warhol, Vedova e Christo

Via San Tomaso, 53, Bergamo
30/05/2019 - 06/01/2020
  • Art & Culture
Libera (free). Between Warhol, Vedova e Christo

Opening of Palazzo Moroni

Palazzo Moroni
Bergamo (BG)
13/12/2018 - 31/12/2099
  • Art & Culture
Opening of Palazzo Moroni

Where to sleep

BERGHOTEL

Bergamo
BERGHOTEL

HOTEL LE FUNI

Bergamo
HOTEL LE FUNI

B&B HOTEL BERGAMO

Bergamo
B&B HOTEL BERGAMO

PALAZZO DOLCI - MERCURE

Bergamo
PALAZZO DOLCI - MERCURE

RELAIS SAN LORENZO

Bergamo
RELAIS SAN LORENZO

HOTEL PIEMONTESE

Bergamo
HOTEL PIEMONTESE

ARLI HOTEL BUSINESS & WELLNESS

Bergamo
ARLI HOTEL BUSINESS & WELLNESS

HOTEL CITTA' DEI MILLE

Bergamo
HOTEL CITTA' DEI MILLE

CAPPELLO D'ORO BEST WESTERN

Bergamo
CAPPELLO D'ORO BEST WESTERN

NH BERGAMO

Bergamo
NH BERGAMO

HOTEL EXCELSIOR SAN MARCO

Bergamo
HOTEL EXCELSIOR SAN MARCO

SAN GIORGIO

Bergamo
SAN GIORGIO

LA CASTELLANA LOFT HOTEL

Bergamo
LA CASTELLANA LOFT HOTEL

STARHOTELS CRISTALLO PALACE

Bergamo
STARHOTELS CRISTALLO PALACE