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Bergamo, Lombardy, Italy

How much does it cost to travel to Bergamo?

You should plan to spend around $167 (€155) per day on your vacation in Bergamo. This is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors.

Past travelers have spent, on average for one day:

  • $45 (€42) on meals
  • $35 (€32) on local transportation
  • $179 (€167) on hotels

A one week trip to Bergamo for two people costs, on average, $2,334 (€2,165). This includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

All of these average travel prices have been collected from other travelers to help you plan your own travel budget.

  • Average Daily Cost Per person, per day
  • One Week Per person
  • 2 Weeks Per person
  • One Month Per person
  • One Week For a couple
  • 2 Weeks For a couple
  • One Month For a couple
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How much does a one week, two week, or one month trip to Bergamo cost?

A one week trip to Bergamo usually costs around $1,167 (€1,082) for one person and $2,334 (€2,165) for two people. This includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

A two week trip to Bergamo on average costs around $2,334 (€2,165) for one person and $4,667 (€4,330) for two people. This cost includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

Please note, prices can vary based on your travel style, speed, and other variables. If you're traveling as a family of three or four people, the price per person often goes down because kid's tickets are cheaper and hotel rooms can be shared. If you travel slower over a longer period of time then your daily budget will also go down. Two people traveling together for one month in Bergamo will often have a lower daily budget per person than one person traveling alone for one week.

A one month trip to Bergamo on average costs around $5,001 (€4,639) for one person and $10,001 (€9,278) for two people. The more places you visit, the higher the daily price will become due to increased transportation costs.

Independent Travel

Traveling Independently to Bergamo has many benefits including affordabilty, freedom, flexibility, and the opportunity to control your own experiences.

All of the travel costs below are based on the experiences of other independent travelers.

Is Bergamo expensive to visit?

Prices in Bergamo are reasonable and comparable to your average travel destination. Hotels, food, and sightseeing are generally within normal price ranges.

Within Europe, which is known to be an expensive region, Bergamo is a moderately priced destination compared to other places. The overall cost of travel here is fair for the region and comparable to Hannover or Playa Blanca.

For more details, and to find out if it's within your travel budget, see Is Bergamo Expensive?

How much money do I need for a trip to Bergamo?

The average Bergamo trip cost is broken down by category here for independent travelers. All of these Bergamo travel prices are calculated from the budgets of real travelers.

Category Cost
Accommodation 1 (Double Occupancy) 167 ($179)
Local Transportation 1 32 ($35)
Food 2 42 ($45)
Entertainment 1 33 ($35)
Alcohol 2 11 - 34 ($12 - 37)
Accommodation Budget in Bergamo
Average Daily Costs

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The average price paid for one person for accommodation in Bergamo is $90 (€83). For two people sharing a typical double-occupancy hotel room, the average price paid for a hotel room in Bergamo is $179 (€167). This cost is from the reported spending of actual travelers.

  • Accommodation1 Hotel or hostel for one person
  • Accommodation1 Typical double-occupancy room

Hotel Prices in Bergamo

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Actual Hotel Prices
The average hotel room price in Bergamo based on data provided by Kayak for actual hotel rooms is $96. (Prices in U.S. Dollars, before taxes & fees.)

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Transportation Budget in Bergamo
Average Daily Costs

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  • The cost of a taxi ride in Bergamo is significantly more than public transportation. On average, past travelers have spent $35 (€32) per person, per day, on local transportation in Bergamo.

  • Transportation1 Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.

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Food Budget in Bergamo
Average Daily Costs

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  • While meal prices in Bergamo can vary, the average cost of food in Bergamo is $45 (€42) per day. Based on the spending habits of previous travelers, when dining out an average meal in Bergamo should cost around $18 (€17) per person. Breakfast prices are usually a little cheaper than lunch or dinner. The price of food in sit-down restaurants in Bergamo is often higher than fast food prices or street food prices.

  • Food2 Meals for one day


Entertainment Budget in Bergamo
Average Daily Costs

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  • Entertainment and activities in Bergamo typically cost an average of $35 (€33) per person, per day based on the spending of previous travelers. This includes fees paid for admission tickets to museums and attractions, day tours, and other sightseeing expenses.

  • Entertainment1 Entrance tickets, shows, etc.

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Alcohol Budget in Bergamo
Average Daily Costs

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  • The average person spends about $25 (€23) on alcoholic beverages in Bergamo per day. The more you spend on alcohol, the more fun you might be having despite your higher budget.

  • Alcohol2 Drinks for one day


Bergamo On a Budget
Bergamo Bergamo, Italy
The blue horizon, now flush with the pinks and purples of a waning day, cloaks the Alps in a mystic blush, only able to view its peaks through faded outlines. Proud, ancient Romanesque architecture surrounds you, and the city feels no more palpable than that of a summer dream. Bergamo, Italy is located in the Lombardy region, northeast of the Italian city Milan. Deemed a treasure in Northern Italy, Bergamo is divided into two centers: the Alta (upper) city and the Bassa (lower) cities, loosely connected by funicular and walking trails. From its cobblestone streets to its Venetian walls, Bergamo is an ancient Italian paradise with many historic sights to be explored, such as Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore and the grand Cappella Colleoni. Breathtaking views, fine dining, high-tier boutiques and shops - it is no wonder that this beguiling city attracts tourists from all walks of life. Whether you look to explores it fine art museums or simply lounge languidly about a cafe, Bergamo is a city that can bring both divert and delight!
Undoubtedly the most majestic construction found throughout the elegant Bergamo, the Cappella Colleoni is a significant landmark that gives the city distinction. Built between 1472 and 1476, the church was originally built as the personal shrine for the condottiere Bartolomeo Colleoni, the most famous captain of Italian venture, and his beloved daughter Medea. A masterwork from the Italian Renaissance, the design was entrusted to Giovanni Antonio Amadeo. Cappella Colleoni was designed in an octagonal tambour dome and in the lantern cusp with the usage of polychrome marbles. Within the church, an endless amount of art awaits you. From the nine plaques that refer to the Biblical stories to statues of the three saints John, Mark and Bartholomew, Cappella Colleoni is truly a work of artistic genius. The tomb of beloved Bartolomeo is also found within the church and can be viewed by the public. Cappella Colleoni is open from Tuesday to Sunday, but the times vary depending on the time of the year. Admission is free, so get a taste of Italian culture at the Cappella Colleoni!

Enjoy the natural beauty of Bergamo as well and explore the eighty kilometer-long mountain range of the Orobie Alps. Throughout the mountains, lush, bountiful ecosystems allow the Orobie Alps to attain a distinct biodiversity. Consisting of peaks, ridges, valleys, fields, forests, woods and natural environments of extraordinary value, the Orobie Alps also are spotted with quaint farmhouses and cottages. Covering half the provincial territory of Bergamo, the Orobie Alps have held a special cultural and historical significance to its people. Relish in its pristine countryside and untouched woodlands by hiking on one of the well-marked footpaths. If you are feeling adventurous, you can continue to follow this path until it reaches the mountain's peak, where a once-in-a-lifetime view awaits you. However, it should be stated that while mountains like Coca, Redorta, and Scais are beautiful, these mountains can be quite treacherous and are normally only reserved for expert mountaineers. The remaining mountains and surrounding land, however, is open to the general public. Be sure to prepare yourself fully for an amazing expedition across the Orobie Alps!
Food and Dining
Fifteen years ago, Trattoria Camozzi Claudio opened its doors to fellow inhabitants of Bergamo and has not looked back since. Owned by the Canji family, Trattoria Camozzi Claudio seeks to bring the flavors of the Mediterranean into the mouths of Northern Italians. A first-rate eatery, Trattoria Camozzi Claudio provides an intimate setting for the friends, families, and followers of the restaurant with its fusion of classic and modern design. Comprising mostly of seafood, the menu features meats carefully selected by the best of Italian producers, allowing for only the freshest ingredients to even touch a plate at Trattoria Camozzi Claudio. Some of the restaurant's meals include fillet of sea bream in a potato crust, tuna steak with rocket in balsamic sauce garden, filleted sea bass with asparagus and prawns, and ravioli blacks bass of homemade fresh tomato and basil.

Not being a large town, Bergamo can easily be traveled by foot. However, to get from the two districts within Bergamo, it is recommended that you use a cable railway that connects the two sections as walking the distance is known to be quite tiring. Bergamo also acquires satisfactory bus and train networks, and maps, routes, and schedules can be easily found on the mass transit authority's website. If you are staying in Bergamo for an extended period of time, consider investing in a Bergamo Card, a city card that includes the airport bus as well as free entry to the leading museums, discounts on entry to events, exhibitions, food, and shopping. Baffle at the beauty in Bergamo!


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1 Categories averaged on a per-item basis.
2 Categories averaged on a per-day basis.
For example, the Food2 daily average is for all meals for an entire day, while Entertainment1 is for each individual purchase. Thus, the overall daily average cost is not a summation of the individual categories.