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 lasts around 3 hours which 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 in town!
Coming from a noble Lucchese family, Federico’s family have strong roots in the area and he is passionate about its history, culture, art, food and wine! His local knowledge is unsurpassed and his tours are original, informative, authentic & delightfully entertaining.
The tour starts with a gentle cycle around the ancient walls of Lucca pointing out places of interest followed by a tour on foot through the medieval streets, stopping where appropriate for refreshments.
Some of the main places visited during the tour include the ancient walls of Lucca, the Cathedral of San Martino, San Michele in Foro, San Giovanni e Reparata, Torre Guinigi, San Frediano, Piazza dell’Anfiteatro, Via Fillungo and Piazza Napoleone. All tours can be customised to suit your interests and time frames.