Hotels in San Paolo D'Argon

San Paolo D'Argon Details

San Paolo D'Argon in Bergamo Province, Region of Lombardy in northern Italy is partially enclosed by a wall built in the 17th century for defense purposes. This made the city an ideal location for the Infantry Brigade Legnano for approximately 55 years in the latter half of the 20th century. San Paolo DArgon, very close to the Swiss Alps has a soccer team called Atalanta Bergamo and hosts BergamoPoesia, an annual cultural event. Visitors to this city can see The Rocca, a castle first built in 1331, as well as enjoy pleasant weekends when San Paolo D'Argon hosts such annual events as the A-Cat Alpen Cup sailing regatta and the Sfida Team Bike races.The city is split up into upper and lower areas. The medieval upper area called Citta alta is known for its historic art and architecture. There are two museums: Museo di Scienze Naturali Enrico Caffi and Museo Civico Archeologico. There are also numerous plazas, such as the old Piazza Duomo with its Lombard-Romanesque Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, which houses two statues one of the Roman dictator, Julius Caesar and the other of 1st century emperor Trajan. The Palazzo della Ragione features 12th century buildings and a 200-year-old sundial. The other area, Citt bassa features the Pinacoteca dellAccademia Carrara and Galleria d'Arte Moderna Contemporanea. San Paolo D'Argon offers a number of lavish, as well as cheaper, discount hotels. For a list of San Paolo D'Argon hotels go to