Bergamo Half Day Trip from Milan
Bergamo is one of those destinations that deserve to be in the eye of the world but isn't. There’s magic in the air, the Alps in the background, well-maintained remnants from the Roman and Renaissance eras all around and breathtaking sights to be seen everywhere. All there for you to explore on a guided tour of the city with an English-speaking guide. To experience this tour is to bear witness to the perfect mix of man’s history and nature’s magnificence over a duration of 5 hours.
- Visit Bergamo, a hidden gem in Italy, and get stunning views of the Alps and the deep valleys that make this location so picturesque
- Roundtrip transfers between Milan and Bergamo aboard a fully equipped air-conditioned GT coach
- Small tour group size of around 8-12 people allowing you to a semi-exclusive experience of the picturesque Italian countryside
- A professional local guide will accompany you on the tour and share facts, stories and the history of the area through the journey
Why You Shouldn’t Miss This
Bergamo has perched aloft the Alps with stunning views of the mountain range and its deep valleys. A hidden gem often neglected by tourists, Bergamo is a wondrous town with rich architecture and age-old history. The town also houses a UNESCO World Heritage Site, The Venetian Walls, and is the source of plenty of legends, myths, and actual history. Take in the La Citta dei Mille (The City of Thousands) and discover its many wonders on a walking tour. You’re guaranteed to learn something new while gazing at stunning monuments and picturesque landscapes.
You’ll explore the city, its popular attractions and breathtaking scenery along with a professional guide. And the best part, this tour is just a half-a-day experience. So if you’re looking to take some time and escape the city, then this is just the perfect tour for you. In fact, you’ll even be back in Milan for a dinner at any of your local favorites. If you don’t have any, be sure to ask the guide to suggest you some. A hidden jewel, a dip in history, incredible memories and the road less traveled; this is something you do not want to miss.
An afternoon tour which begins post lunch, this one is a bit of a treat! Hop on the air-conditioned coach and escape the clutches of traffic and street lights as you make your way towards the northern part of Lombardy. Your destination: Bergamo - The City of Thousands.
Famous for its history, the town is divided into two halves, the upper and lower, which are divided by a wall. Not just any wall, this wall used to be the powerful Venetian defensive systems, today a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Spread across five kilometers, the Medieval walls are steeped in history and are a physical reminder of Italy’s warring history.
Your guide will take you on a two-hour walking tour of the city where you can take it its many sights. Explore the vibrant downtown area, the elegant Piazza Vecchia, the Lion of Saint Mark facade at Palazzo della Ragione and other prominent sites. As the tour continues, not only are you going to be amazed at the rich history and culture, but you’ll also be filled with a sense of awe and wonder. Gaze out from the top and take in a landscape that stretches all the way to Lake Como located 120 km away.
After you tour is done, you can stroll around the city for a while before taking the coach back to Milan.
These are some of the top attractions in Belgamo: - Cittadella - Colleoni Chapel - Piazza Vecchia - Palazzo della Ragiona - Palazzo Nuovo - Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore - Bergamo Cathedral - Rocca
- Round-trip transfers between Bergamo and Milan in a fully-equipped air-conditioned coach
- City tour of Bergamo and its popular attractions with a professional guide
- Service of a tour leader
- Exclusive tour group size of fewer than 12 people
Know Before You Go
The tour starts at 2 PM every Monday and goes on for a duration of 5 hours. Please arrive at least 15-20 minutes prior to ensure a hassle-free boarding process. You should be back in Milan by 7:30 PM.
The meeting point of this tour is at Largo Cairoli, 18 - at the corner with Via Cusani. This is also where the tour will come to an end.
There will be quite a bit of walking on this tour. We recommend wearing comfortable walking shoes on this adventure.
Individuals aged between 4-11 are requested to book the children’s ticket.
Backpacks and Luggage
Please do not carry large backpacks as there are no cloakrooms or storage deposit areas in many of the attraction, and walking with such luggage is not feasible.
The Bergamo Half-Day Trip from Milan tickets are valid only for the date from which you’ve scheduled the booking.
Super Flexible Cancellation Policy
You may cancel up to 48 hours in advance for a full refund.
How To Use Your Ticket
You will receive an email with the Bergamo Half-Day Trip from Milan ticket voucher shortly. No need to print. Simply display the e-voucher to the tour guide at the meeting point of the tour (Largo Cairoli, 18 - at the corner with Via Cusani) and join the tour group.