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Lucca is Tuscany’s hidden gem.
It is the gateway to the mountains and the beach, the home of fascinating history, dozens of medieval, basilica-style churches, a vibrant arts culture and culinary scene and the perfect place to bike or walk around…

Bike + Walking Tour

Bike + Walking Tours Lucca

One of our most popular all-round tours, this unique “giro” of Lucca will lead you to discover its renaissance walls, ancient architecture & elegant palazzos!  The tour  is just about the right length of time to learn something about the history of Lucca, see some of its works of art, soak up the culture and sample one of the best cappuccinos (or perhaps an Aperol Spritz?) in town!

Art + History Tour

Art + History Tours Lucca

This may be a classic art + history walking tour but what makes it special is that your guide is actually a part of the history of Lucca!! If you’ve ever heard of the historical Villa Grabau, then you will be delighted with this informative and entertaining tour by it’s noble owner, Federico Grabau.  It doesn’t get much more local than this!

Food Walking Tour

Food Tours Lucca

Want to know where the locals shop for their freshly baked bread?  Where to take the best aperitivo? Or the most popular restaurants that the locals go to?  Say no more … this tour will definitely give you an insiders take on the best places to shop for food, eat and drink in Lucca.

Wine Tour

Wine Tours Lucca

Let us take you on a tour of the “Strada del Vino” – the wine road – through the Lucca country side, passing along old farm houses and ancient historical villas to taste excellent quality wines (including organic and bio-dynamic wines) and olive oil.

Villas + Gardens Tour

Villas + Gardens Tours Lucca

Lucca is famous for some of the most magnificent noble villas and gardens.  Join local guide Federico Grabau as he leads you on a personal tour of two of the most beautiful Renaissance villas in Lucca – Villa Grabau and Villa Reale.  The tour lasts for around 3 hours.

Golf Tour

Customised Golf Tours Lucca

Join me on a day-long golf tour in Tuscany where you can can satisfy your passion for golf and, at the same time, discover the beauty of our region rich in history, art and culture. Tuscany has many beautiful golf courses surrounded by charming hills, vineyards and olive groves and since golf is one of my passions, I will be glad to tailor a personalized itinerary to best meet your needs.

Lucca – a Gateway to Tuscany!

With more UNESCO heritage-listed sites than any other country in the world, Italy is a special place. But you already knew that. With stunning mountains, the sea, world-famous Pisa and Florence all a day-trip from Lucca, there is so much more to explore beyond what’s inside the historic walls of the city… read more

Customized Tour

Customized Tours in Lucca

Can’f find the perfect tour?  Don’t worry –  we can design a tour to suit your needs and time frames.  Contact me and we can work together to make the most of your time in Lucca.

Rich History

Lucca’s rich history extends far beyond the construction of the walls as a defence for the city. From the strong-willed Matilda of Tuscany to 500-odd years of independence, to the rule of Napoleon’s sister Elisa, and Maria Luisa who oversaw the transition of the walls from defence mechanism to public space, Lucca is full of captivating storiesread more

Music Festivals and Concerts

Home of the Lucca Summer Festival, Lucca Comics, much-loved birthplace of composer Giacomo Puccini and home to dozens and dozens of churches to satisfy any history buff. Lucca’s cultural heritage isn’t just history: it lives on every day… read more

Restaurant and Bar Culture

Whether you’re after a piece of pizza to snack on until your next meal, an elegant dinner, or a hearty Tuscan lunch, your bases are covered, with street food, high-end restaurants, bars serving aperitivo and trattoria for more relaxed, simple fare… read more

Shopping

Shopping in Lucca is an absolute joy. You’ll find handmade, artisan products on every street, with small, often family-run stores, lining the ancient cobblestone streets… read more