Excursion to Bergamo

Itinerary Details

1/2 DAY TOUR

Take an afternoon visit to Bergamo and enjoy a city tour of the old town 'Città Alta'. Situated on the foot of the Alps, this fifteenth century town is rich with history and culture.
Its medieval walls stretch for more than five kilometers, and the four centuries Venetian domination was most significant in creating its charming history and culture. Ride the funicular from downtown to the top of the hill where your guided walking tour will pass through Piazza Vecchia, the heart of the old town and continues to remarkable historical and religious monuments such as the town hall (Palazzo della Ragione), the St. Maria Maggiore cathedral, the Colleoni chapel and the baptistery. Take a moment to admire the beautiful mountain region that extends all the way to Lake Como, with its the lush vegetation, villas and farmhouses before finally heading back to the bus for Milan.