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My wife and I are staying in a lovely apartment in this old town centre. Great food and wine not expensive, beautiful bakeries, everything you need and bus routes on the door step. Train station 15 minute bus journey 2 euros, the train to the lakes or Rome or Venice, it really…
Funicolare to transport you between the lower and upper cities. The tickets for this also allow you to use the buses and the Funicolare San Viglio too, so well worth the price! Journey only takes a few minutes.
This is straight forward thing. You buy a ticket and hop on. Cheap and fast way of transport. You can buy ticket on the spot using the machine. Instruction are understandable.
It's a nice ride, but arround christmas it was so crowded. We got the 24h bergamo pass for this. Nothing spactacular, but it's a city staple
Though a bit tricky to understand how to pay for your ticket...once we figured that out (bring cash!), we waited about ten minutes for the Funicular to take us to the top, near the old castle ruins. The ride is short - under 8minutes and in no time you are basking in gorgeous…