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

A nice square located in the very heart of old Bergamo. Here you can all major museum and sightseeing of the city. Also there is a fine restaurant right on the square where you can have a great pizza and wine for 14 euros

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank dashikotripkinguru
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bergamo was our one night stopover on the way to Sicily, but it turned out to be a beautiful city! Piazza vecchia is a small but warm place to spend an afternoon at, beautiful restaurants everywhere around, lots of flowers and calm people everywhere. Slow...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ljubimci
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the heart of the Old Town, where the main attractions are all around you and the cafes beside you when you need them! The Cathedral, the Basilica, the Museums, and the Library are all part of the Piazza square and is a lovely...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank EDimond1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the center of the Citta Alta. You can find gelato, restaurant to eat, museums, the tower, lots of people in front of the library. Very nice to spend an afternoon

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank bogdant544
Reviewed February 5, 2019 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
1  Thank FamilyScholz
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
2  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
1  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
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