Your travel guide to Bergamo
Visit the city of Bergamo where cars are banned in some parts over the weekend and cable cars have never gone out of fashion! Bergamo is a great destination for a holiday in Italy as it offers a plethora of things to do and see for cultural city holidays and those planning romantic breaks.
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The first thing to know about Bergamo is that it’s divided into 2 centers; the upper city (Città alta) and the lower city (Città bassa) which are joined by cable cars, roads, and cute foot-paths. During the weekends non-local traffic is banned in the Città alta rendering it a popular place for Sunday strolling and family activities. Points of interest in Bergamo's upper city include Piazza Vecchia which is home to The Biblioteca Angelo Mai library, the Cittadella (Citadel), the Colleoni chapel, and the Cathedral of Bergamo. The lower city is the more modern part of Bergamo and is home to the picture museum of Carrara academy and GAMEC; the gallery of modern and contemporary art.
You can fly in to either into Bergamo airport or one of the airports in Milan as it is easy to go from Bergamo to Milan and vice versa, giving you more options for your holiday in Bergamo. Venere also has a good choice of Italy hotels surrounding Milan and Bergamo and of course Bergamo airport accommodation. You can easily browse the Venere Bergamo Italy map to find the best Bergamo airport hotel, b&b in Bergamo, cheap hotel accommodation, whatever you're looking for.