San Pellegrino Terme

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San Pellegrino Terme
Comune di San Pellegrino Terme
The Brembo in San Pellegrino Terme
The Brembo in San Pellegrino Terme
Coat of arms of San Pellegrino Terme
Coat of arms
Location of San Pellegrino Terme
San Pellegrino Terme is located in Italy
San Pellegrino Terme
San Pellegrino Terme
Location of San Pellegrino Terme in Italy
San Pellegrino Terme is located in Lombardy
San Pellegrino Terme
San Pellegrino Terme
San Pellegrino Terme (Lombardy)
Coordinates: 45°50′N 9°40′E / 45.833°N 9.667°E / 45.833; 9.667
CountryItaly
RegionLombardy
ProvinceProvince of Bergamo (BG)
FrazioniAntea, Frasnadello, Santa Croce , Spettino, Sussia
Government
 • MayorVittorio Milesi
Area
 • Total22 km2 (8 sq mi)
Elevation
358 m (1,175 ft)
Population
(30 November 2016)[1]
 • Total4,840
 • Density220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Sampellegrinesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
24016
Dialing code0345
Patron saintSt. Peregrine
Saint day26 May
WebsiteOfficial website
Grand Hotel of San Pellegrino Terme

San Pellegrino Terme (Bergamasque: San Pelegrì) is a comune in the province of Bergamo, Lombardy, Italy. Located in the Val Brembana, it is the location where beverage company San Pellegrino, and its carbonated mineral water drinks are produced.

The town is home to several Art Nouveau edifices from the early 20th century, including the Casinò, the Grand Hotel and the Terme ("Baths").

Leonardo da Vinci visited the source in Lombardy to sample the town’s "miraculous" water.

The 18th stage of the 2011 Giro d'Italia finished in San Pellegrino Terme.[2]

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Population data from Istat
  2. ^ "Giro d'Italia" (in Italian). Gazzetta dello Sport. Retrieved 10 January 2016.