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Over the years this must be the third time we have done this trip. The views over Bergamo are wonderful. The park in San Vigilio is not as well kept as once it was but Italy has suffered financially as well as many other countries...More
Very useful transport up to the beautiful San Vigilio. Great eating places with views at top of funicular. Also walk on another 400 m and there is a nice outdoor cafe with fabulous views.
Prompt and efficient service.
The funicular way is an easy way to get up to the castle overlooking Bergamo. I had taken the bus and the ticket is good for a set time period so you can transfer to the funicular for free. I walked back down, but the...More
Very nice experience. You buy an €1.5 ticket from a booth round the corner or from a machine at the station. The ticket is valid for 75 min, so you can use it on your way back. The view at the top of the hill...More
Go up and enjoy views and mist of a winter day....church nearby and the about a mile hike up to village and the Volta Lighthouse. Steep climb but worth the views. And beware of snow and ice as you get up towards it.
Short, fun trip up to San Vigilio. Amazing views from the top. Interesting to walk around the castle grounds. Remember to have coins to buy the tickets to the funicular as the ticket machine only accepts coins. Alternatively one can buy tickets from the newsagent...More