from €269,00pp

Explore the wonderful city of Lucca with an expert guide who will give you all the historical-artistic and cultural information about it, through an easy and pleasant walk between the main street of Via San Paolino, the visit to the Church of San Michele in Foro will follow continuing towards the medieval street of Via Fillungo arriving at the Clock Tower and immediately after visiting the Guinigi Tower, from which you can enjoy a fantastic panoramic view of the city and take memorable photos of this tour.

The Tour will continue from Via Fillungo towards Piazza Anfiteatro, an unusual oval square built by the Romans in the 2nd century AD, we will visit the Church of San Frediano, S. Martino and reach Piazza Napoleone where Napoleon Bonaparte made his sister Elisa Baciocchi princess of Lucca and took it here accommodation in the huge building designed by Giotto.

Route Map

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Start your tour by meeting with a professional authorized English-speaking guide who wait for you at the main bus Station in Piazzale Giuseppe Verdi.

The guide will stay with you for 3 hours

A pleasant and easy walk from Via San Paolino will take you to see the House of Giacomo Puccini, San Michele square, Torre delle Ore in the beautiful street of Via Fillungo. You will visit the unique view from the Guinigi tower climbing its 232 steps almost 45 meters high. Follow the guide to the Roman Amphitheatre with its unique oval-shaped square, built by the Romans in the 1st century A.D. and immediately afterwards visit the Church of San Frediano which is one of the oldest places of worship in Lucca, then San Martino church.

At the end of the tour, you will reach Napoleone square, known by the local people as a large square given by its immense size, here was the historic residence of Napoleone’s sister, Elisa Baciocchi.

Our walking tour in Lucca City will include the highlights of that adorable town. With the guide, You’ll visit:

  • Walk in the main historical & medieval streets
  • San Michele square
  • the Clock-Tower – Tickets Included
  • Guinigi Tower – Tickets Included
  • The Amphitheater square
  • San Frediano church – Tickets Included
  • San Martino church – Tickets Included
  • Napoleone Square

It’s time to relax and taste some delicious Tuscan specialities. You’ll find many places ‘trattorie’ where to eat in town all of them are recommended but if you are looking for a typical Lucchese food here is some suggested places from our selection.

  • Trattoria da Giulio
  • Ristorante Antico Caffe’ delle Mura
  • Antica Locanda dell’Angelo

After a relaxing lunch break, it’s time to choose from visiting one of these activities.

  • Palazzo Pfanner or
  • The Botanical Garden of Lucca

Palazzo Pfanner

Palazzo Pfanner stands immersed in a baroque setting, just a few minutes away from the sixteenth-century town walls and the austere mediaeval palazzi of Lucca.

Explore the Palazzo Residence and walk around the picturesque Palazzo Gardens. You’ll visit all the main attractions of Palazzo Pfanner such as the Residence & the Gardens – Tickets Included (approx 2h)

The Botanical Garden of Lucca

The Botanical Garden is the most precious garden in Lucca, extending over two hectares in the south-eastern corner of the historic heart of the city.

Founded in 1820 by Maria Luisa di Borbone, Duchess of Lucca, it is a scientific institution that preserves living collections of plants in a path of colours, sounds and smells that takes us around the world, illustrating the species coming from distant countries up to the discovery of the treasures of the local flora and biodiversity – Tickets Included (approx 2h)

Pick the bicycles booked for you from our partner and make a complete round of the Renaissance walls of Lucca of approx. 4.2km, built between the mid-1600s and early 1800s and are still intact today.

Cycle fee included for 1 hour, all extra will be charged from the partner at the moment.

After experiencing the sensation of local life immersed in the culture, art & history, nature, food, specialities and traditions of this small but immense city, one of the characteristic products not only of Lucca but of the entire region of Tuscany remains to be tasted the local wine.

Taste a pure local wine with light Tuscan food in a popular enoteca of the town. You’ll taste 2 different types of wine from an accurately selected, accompanied by a light typical Tuscan meal.

What’s Included

  • Professional authorized guide
  • Tickets for Clock-Tower
  • Tickets for Guinigi Towers
  • Tickets for S.frediano Church
  • Tickets for S.Martino Church
  • Tickets for Palazzo Pfanner
  • Cycles Fee for 1 hour
  • Wine Tasting & Light Tuscan Meal
  • Ice-Cream or Cappuccino and water offered by MT

What’s Not Included

  • Lunch – Meals Not Included
  • Cycle extra time over 1 hour
  • All extra not mentioned

Cancellation Policy

  • www.magnificenttuscany.com is not responsible for changes or cancellations made by the Museums or Partners company directions on the offered programs.

In case of cancellation, please contact us, on refund@magnificenttuscany.com

Tickets purchased on www.magnificenttuscany.com will be refundable if you e-mail us your request for cancellation and in the percentage of the following steps. (excluded bank charges)

  • There will be no penalty for cancellations communicated via email at least 15 days prior to date of excursion departure.
  • Cancellation from 15 to 7 days prior to date of excursion departure: 15% of deposit.
  • Cancellation from 7 days to 48hrs prior the date of excursion departure: 25% of deposit.
  • Cancellations made less than 48hrs prior the date of excursion departure: 100% of deposit.
  • In case of no show, tickets will not be refundable: 100% of deposit.
  • You can change the date and/or time already booked with an extra fee apply.

For more information please visit the links below:

Rain Policy

  • Tour Runs on Rain and Shine

We can arrange transport for your tour experience destination according to your convenience with an extra fee apply.

If interested, you can make the request when you book the tour on the “Additional information” field or by sending an email to book@magnificenttuscany.com.

Car Service

  • Comfortable A/C Minivan
  • Private Luxury Car
  • English Speaking Driver & Guide

Availabiliy:

  • Full Day
  • Half Day
  • For Transfers to (all airports, stations or in city)

Pick Up & Drop Off from:

  • Rail or Bus Station
  • Cruise Ship Port
  • Airport
  • Hotel
  • Address or Intersection
  • Monument/Building
Tour Type: Walking, Arts & History, Biking, Wine Tasting
Availability: All Year
Duration: approx. 8 hours
Location: Lucca City
Languages: 🇮🇹🇬🇧🇫🇷🇪🇸🇩🇪
Max nº of People: 10
Meeting Point: Piazzale G.Verdi
Transportation method: No
Kid-friendly: Yes
Friendly: Yes
Activity Level:

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