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Piazza Vecchia, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You have to visit once you’re to Bergamo. It’s a very historic place to be and to enjoy the beautiful view into the energetic landscape where you can discover a lot. Streets are clean, well maintained and the old fassade most of the time amazing...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 10, 2019

Small old place, but so small versus other similar places all over Italy! However if you'll be there, impossible to miss-it.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank kmb877
Reviewed December 9, 2018

Beautiful space surrounded by stunning buildings,with charming fountain in the middle,performing artists and crowds of happy looking people

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Joseph D
Reviewed December 7, 2018

The square is surrounded by a number of impressive buildings and is the focal point of the historic part of the town.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank IlyaBurlak
Reviewed November 25, 2018

All around building from importance, in the middle a beautiful fountain, and the atmosphere is something very special. It was told that in sommer it is almost impossible to make any photo, so many people are around.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 545medva
Reviewed November 15, 2018

This is a nice open space for the locals to hang about. It was very busy with students sitting about playing with their phones.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brian7392
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Really pretty piazza, the torrential rain and wind couldn't dampen its charm. Lots of cafes and bars. And jaw dropping basilica.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank montylove21
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Coming back here after more than 4 years brings me back the same feeling of amazement and pleasure. This is the center of old city of Bergamo. Many of the famous buildings in the city are nearby. If you look above on the Palazzo della...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank travelsafer
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We were at the piazza, and were just impressed by atmosphere of it. You feel like being in a different epoch, in medieval age. There is the fountain ⛲ the clock tower, the library. Center of the città alta. It is definitely worth a visit....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ralbrunn76
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

At the medieval Cita Alta surrounded by amazing historical buildings is located this square. Take your time to relax, drink your coffee or aperitivo before visiting the rest of the marvelous old city of Bergamo.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 124giannisa
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