Many of Bergamo’s most interesting sights can be found near to Verdello, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two sights that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Minitalia Leolandia and the much-loved Piazzale del Santuario. Two other recommended attractions within a short distance of Verdello are Piazza Manara and the Basilica of St. Martin.
There are plenty of interesting cultural attractions in and around Verdello. Discover the museums and exhibit spaces GAMeC, the Adriano Bernareggi Museum and the Caffi Natural Science Museum. To experience the city’s dynamic artistic culture, book a show at one of the gorgeous performance venues such as Teatro Donizetti. If you love everything to do with art, enjoy the collections at the Carrara Academy Gallery.
There are many beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the chance to get outdoors. Spend a morning in one of the parks and gardens, which include the Bergamo Botanical Garden.
Bergamo offers a range of interesting sights including Piazza Matteotti, Piazza Vecchia and the San Michele al Pozzo Bianco. Learn more about Bergamo’s past by checking out nearby historic sites, such as the Santuario della Beata Vergine Addolorata and the Medolago Albani Palace. Whatever your faith, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at Verdello’s holy places like Colleoni Chapel.
Some of the best golf courses around include the Golf Club Villa Paradiso in Cornate d'Adda. Grab your golf bag and hit the greens.
If you enjoy souvenir and fashion shopping, shop til you drop amid the boutiques, stores and stalls of the Largo Porta Nuova and Oriocenter.
If you're crazy about sports, be sure to catch local legends, the Volley Bergamo, take to the field at PalaNorda. On game days the area around the stadium becomes a sea of red and blue, as local volleyball lovers flock together to support their home-grown heroes.
After spending the day taking in the sights around Verdello, rest up in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Winter Garden Hotel - Bergamo Airport, Grassobbio, the Mercure Bergamo Aeroporto, Stezzano and the Nh Orio Al Serio are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.