2.5-hour Private Bergamo Walking Tour

From USD 333.03
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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Instant Confirmation
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  • Duration: 2 Hrs 30 Mins
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Details :
    Piazza Mercato Delle Scarpe
  • Return Details :
    Tour ends at Colle Aperto
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Discover the Upper Town of Bergamo, a partially hidden gem of Italian cultural and architectural heritage on this private 2.5 hour tour. Follow your local guide through ancient winding streets and small squares paved with solid pebbles to explore the beauty of this city!

Highlights

  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Led by a local guide

Know More about this tour

Join this private 2.5-hour guided tour of Bergamo and discover the beautiful "Upper" city, surrounded by Venetian walls builtin the 16th century.

The tour will start fromPiazza Mercato delle Scarpe; from there you'll walk with your local guide through medieval streets that have maintained their ancient charm until you reach the Rocca castle. In the past the Rocca represented a defensive structure for the city, but today it's just a wonderful spot from which you can enjoy an unexpected view on the Lower Town and the neighboring valleys.

The walk will continue towards Piazza Vecchia, the heart of the Upper Town, surrounded by ancient communal palaces and the imposing civic tower.

Once you enter Piazza Duomo, you'll be fascinated by the majestic and unique Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, a real jewel of Romanesque art.There you'll also see the Cathedral, the Baptistery and the Colleoni Chapel, an outstanding Renaissance building.

Walk along Via Corsarola, the main street of the Upper Town, and enjoy the lively atmosphere created by the old and modern shops, restaurants and coffee-houses.

Your guide will then take you to see the charm and beauty of the Cittadella, built by the Visconti family in the XIV century.

The tour will end at "Colle Aperto," where you can continue to explore on your own.

Inclusions

  • Professional local guide
  • Private tour for groups from 1 to 15 people

Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Ticket to enter the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore (the visit costs 4 per person, and you can buy your ticket there)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

Please note that this tour will take place mainly outside, so dress appropriately

If you want to visit the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, you can buy your ticket on the spot (4 per person)

Pricing for this tour is per group

Subject to favourable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund