Via XX Settembre Vacations
To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Bergamo, step out and discover nearby areas such as Bergamo, Orio al Serio, and Kilometro Rosso Science and Technology Park.
To gain a deeper understanding of Bergamo, head to one of its museums and theaters. Visit the interactive and traditional museums and collections in GAMeC, the Adriano Bernareggi Museum and the Caffi Natural Science Museum. Arts lovers will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as Teatro Donizetti. Often talked about art galleries, include the Carrara Academy Gallery.
There are many natural gifts here as well, so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. Admire the trees and flowers, mingle with locals, or just relax in the shade at the Bergamo Botanical Garden.
To really get a feel for the area, stop at some of the local sights such as Piazza Matteotti, Piazza Vecchia and the San Michele al Pozzo Bianco. These spots are popular with travellers from all the corners of the globe. History buffs will enjoy exploring the Santuario della Beata Vergine Addolorata and the Medolago Albani Palace. Visitors interested in the world's various faiths shouldn’t miss Colleoni Chapel.
To shop for local fashion and buy some souvenirs, browse the Largo Porta Nuova.
Spend an evening with fellow sports fans at PalaNorda, cheering on local legends, the Volley Bergamo. On game days follow the procession of red and blue, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
Finding somewhere handy to unpack your bags in Via XX Settembre is easy. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks be sure to check out the Mercure Bergamo Palazzo Dolci, the NH Bergamo, and the popular Best Western Hotel Piemontese.