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Funicolare Bergamo Alta

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Address: Viale Vittorio Emanuele III, 24058 Bergamo, Italy
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The best way to reach Bergamo Alta

If you're planning to visit Bergamo Alta (the highest part of the city) there is a quick and cheap way to reach it using the funicolare transport. You can easily buy the tickets... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
eli r
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London, United Kingdom
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It was €2.60 for a return and worth it . Superb views Get a free map from the gate railings as this is helpful when exploring.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

For to travel cheep around the town and lovely for to see the top and bottom or Bergamo Try it You can find two funicular in Bergamo

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Sleaford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you fly to/from Bergamo airport, Bergamo Alta Citta is worth to visit. How to get there? Take a bus to Bergamo bus station, then the city bus 1A, 4 stops and you near Funicolare Bergamo Alta. Spectacular views, very nice old town, please visit Santa Maria Maggiore church. You will be impressed by tapestries and decor richness. It is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you're planning to visit Bergamo Alta (the highest part of the city) there is a quick and cheap way to reach it using the funicolare transport. You can easily buy the tickets there and enjoy the nice view and avoid to use the car. The staff is really friendly and welcoming and the view is really impressive.

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Thank eli r
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bergamo is not just an airport. Explore the lower town and then take the Funicolare to the upper town. The views are outstanding. But remember to take to two Funicolares', the first one takes you half way. Explore here and walk through the wonderful streets, take in the smells and then catch the second car to the top. This is... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a delightful way to travel. You easily get a ticket at a cafe bar or at the funicular stop. It is very cheap and easy to find. It is a very convenient way to travel up to Città Altarnun.

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Abingdon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

We were told to get off a stop early to get the Funicolare up to the Alta and that was the best advice ever. The Funicolare was so awesome, the bus ticket we bought covered the journey cost anyway and it was better way to travel up than the bus. The tram went up a very steep hill which gave... More 

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Pascagoula, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Who doesn't like gondolas? Both ways. It's worth the price. Park the car and take the Funicular! Cite Alta is very walkable.

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Malta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

An efficient and easy way to visit Citta Alta. Not expensive and pretty fast. First we took the bus to go to Citta Alta and on the way back we took the cablecar from Citta Alta and walked to our hotel in Bergamo.

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Broxbourne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Great frequent service to get to the San Virgilio area of Citta Alta. We used the funiculare to get to the restaurant Baretto San Virgilio which is just outside the cable car station. Only downside was that it was night time and we couldn't appreciate what must be amazing views from the top. Next time we will return during the... More 

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