Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Bergamo

The area's history and cathedral are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Bergamo. This city's mountain views, parks and lake draw many visitors. Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore and Carrara Academy Gallery are just a couple of the must-see attractions. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Bergamo

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Bergamo a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Funicolare San Vigilio (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Golf Club Bergamo (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Funivia Albino Selvino (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Parco Avventura Bergamo (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Terme di Trescore Balneario (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Bergamo

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Bergamo is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Caprotti Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Parco Marenzi (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Parco Suardi (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Parco della Rocca e Fauna Orobica (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Bergamo Botanical Garden (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Parco dei Colli di Bergamo (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bergamo

Fly into Bergamo (BGY-Orio Al Serio), the closest airport, located 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Milan (LIN-Linate), which is 24.9 mi (40 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Bergamo Station or Bergamo Alta Funicular and explore the city from there.

Where to stay near Bergamo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 232 holiday rentals near Bergamo. From 133 Condos/Apartments to 52 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bergamo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bergamo?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bergamo:

  • Città Alta: 71 holiday homes
  • Citta Bassa: 83 holiday homes
  • Borgo San Leonardo: 50 holiday homes
  • Stazione: 72 holiday homes
  • Villaggio degli Sposi: 52 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bergamo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Bergamo. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Parco Suardi: 621 holiday rentals
  • Santuario della Beata Vergine Addolorata: 640 holiday rentals
  • University of Bergamo: 597 holiday rentals
  • Piazza Vecchia: 608 holiday rentals
  • BERGAMO (Station): 611 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bergamo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Bergamo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 133 Condos/Apartments in Bergamo. Our other popular types of Bergamo holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 52 holiday houses
  • Villas: 10 holiday houses
  • Studios: 138 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bergamo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Bergamo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.