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Campanone o Torre Civica

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Address: Piazza Vecchia, Bergamo, Italy
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Walking through the Piazza you come across this wonderful old style building with its staircase winding up to the clock tower

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
HarryCarson1973
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Belfast, United Kingdom

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking through the Piazza you come across this wonderful old style building with its staircase winding up to the clock tower

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Varna, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

The tower is located in Piazza Vecchia and you can buy a ticket for the tower only or combined with the Arhaelogical Museum. We just went to the top of the tower and skipped the museum for 3 € per person. Fabulous views will open before you from the top of the tower. There are also some info boards -... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Campanone o Torre Civica is one of those places you must do in Bergamo. To get to the view point you need to pay only 3 euro! Is that nothing compared what you getting instead. Amazing view from first and the second level. You can get to the top using stairs or, you can take a lift. One more thing!... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

A pretty high old tower placed in the main square of Citta Alta,the old part of town.The highest building in the area,as a result,a vantage point for nice views.

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Almeria, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Counted about 250 steps - so get prepared (but there is also a lift if you are lazy or disabled). Free view from the top over the Cittá Alta, Bergamo, and all the surrounding landscape. Be aware that the bells ring every 15 minutes right above your head, no warning so it can be a really sounding surprise :P

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

We decided to go up the tower on a whim, but enjoyed the experience. Great views from the top and a chance to look down on the Piazza Vecchia from on high. Not very expensive either. You can take a lift if climbing the (many) stairs is too strenuous.

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1 Thank Jeremy M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

You can climb there or use the lift- the price is the same, and well worth it. The views are spectacular. The bell tolls quite often, you might not want to be there when it does ;-)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Depending which source you read, the Campanone tower rises between 52 to 56 meters high, by no means an impossible mission to climb. If you take the narrow elevator, you arrive at one level below the campanone with just as breathtaking view as up but reaching the top, I must caution you to mind the steep and slippery stairs!!! and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The tower is very easy to climb or even use an elevator so small kids can easily join the experience. The view from above is fantastic on both the near historical buildings of Bergamo Alta and the surrounding city. Nice experience once you are in the area.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Lovely place to spend an evening. Just sit by the fountain and watch the people go about their touristy thing....

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