While you are in the area, be sure to spend a day sightseeing in colorful neighborhoods like Bergamo, Villa d'Alme and Sorisole.
Ponteranica has plenty of museums and theaters within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Visit some of the noteworthy artistic and historic collections including GAMeC, the Adriano Bernareggi Museum and the Caffi Natural Science Museum. Go and see a couple of the exciting live shows at Teatro Donizetti. Enjoy the beautiful artworks at the Carrara Academy Gallery.
If the sun is shining get into the great outdoors and make the most of the nearby green spaces. Read a book or newspaper in one of the local parks and gardens, which include the Bergamo Botanical Garden.
While you are here, head to the nearby local attractions such as Piazza Matteotti, Piazza Vecchia and the Parco dei Colli di Bergamo. These spots are popular with locals and tourists alike. For those who enjoy history, Bergamo’s past has been beautifully preserved at the Santuario della Beata Vergine Addolorata and the Medolago Albani Palace. Whatever your religious background, you'll appreciate the peaceful atmosphere at sacred places like Colleoni Chapel.
Grab your credit card and head to the Largo Porta Nuova for some retail therapy.
Immerse yourself in Ponteranica’s love of sports at Stadio Atleti Azzurri d'Italia. This is home to Atalanta Bergamasca Calcio soccer team in winter and the Unione Calcio AlbinoLeffe. Afterwards, follow the throngs of local sports fans to a nearby pub or bar for a post-match beer ot two.
To really get to know Ponteranica, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. Make reservations for the Mercure Bergamo Palazzo Dolci, the NH Bergamo, or the Best Western Hotel Piemontese.