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Guided tours / Excursions

Discover the area with a trusted friend: a tourist or environmental guide can show you the city and the surrounding area, from the most famous places to the most secret corners, even after hours and in original ways.


 

GUIDED TOURS

the city walls of lucca

 

LA CATTEDRALE, LA PIEVE, IL MONASTERO
Themed guided tours through art and history in the churches of Lucca.
until October
4 and 18 September - Church of San Pietro Somaldi
4:00 pm | La chiesa di San Pietro Somaldi, il cuore del quartiere, guided tour in Italian language with Nadia Corfini.
Associazione Terzo Millennio - terzomillennio-didattica.org
Info and reservations: tel. +39 342 1466451 - didatticaterzomillennio@gmail.com

 

A SPASSO PER VILLA REALE
10 September

Guided tour with riddles for families with the author of the book A spasso per villa Reale.
3.00 pm - Villa Reale in Marlia (Capannori)
In Toscana con Alexandra - FB/Toscana con Alexandra
info and reservations : whatsapp +39 3336479105 -  info@toscanaconalexandra.it

 

SORELLA FOLLIA
Guided tours in Italian language in the former psychiatric hospital of Maggiano and casa Medici where Mario Tobino worked as a psychiatrist for more than 40 years.
24 September
9:30 am / 11:00 am and 11:00 am / 12:30 pm - former psychiatric hospital of Maggiano.
Fondazione Mario Tobino - fondazionemariotobino.it
Info: tel. +39 0583 327243
Compulsory reservation subject to availability: fondazionemariotobino.it

 

CINETOUR CON ALEXANDRA
24 September

Guided tour in Italian in the film locations of Lucca in occasion of the Lucca Film Festival
3.30 pm - Vecchia Porta S. Donato, Piazzale Giuseppe Verdi 
In Toscana con Alexandra - FB.com/Cinetour
info and reservations : whatsapp +39 3336479105 -  info@toscanaconalexandra.it

 

 

EXCURSIONS

 

The serchio river park in lucca

 

DEGUSTANDO LA VALLE DEL SOLE
Easy panoramic excursion with wine tasting in the hills around Lucca. 
3 September | Arsina - Lucca
4:00 pm / 7:30 pm
Natura Condivisa - naturacondivisa.it
Info and reservations (requested): tel.+39 340 6198310 - info@naturacondivisa.it

 

LA VIA DEGLI ACQUEDOTTI
A tour through the architecture and landscape of the Nottolini aquaeduct from Lucca to Pisa.  
4 September | Lucca
8:30 am / 5:30 pm
Trikkete Trekking Toscana - FB/TrikketeTrekkingToscana
Info and reservations (requested): tel.+39 340 2798654 - trikketetrekking@gmail.com

 

RING EXCURSION TO MORIGLION DI PENNA AND THE ROCK ENGRAVINGS
A walk through the stone age with splend views and mediterranean scents. 
11 September | Lucca
9:30 am / 4:30 pm
Laura Roth - FB/laura.roth.714
Info and reservations (requested): tel.+39 335 1768182  - lauraroth72@gmail.com 

 

I PROFUMI DI ELISA NELLA VILLA REALE
Pleasant and scented walk to the gardens of Villa Reale in Marlia. 
11 September | Marlia - Capannori
9:00 am / 3:00 pm
Emozionambiente - emozionambiente.it
Info and reservations (requested): tel.+39 329 3618235 - info@emozionambiente.it

 

RING EXCURSION to SEGROMIGNO, CAMIGLIANO and S. ANDREA IN CAPRILE
Escursion in the Northern hills of Capannori through vineyards, olive groves and splendid panoramas. 
17 September | Segromigno in Monte, Capannori
9:00 am / 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm / 7:00 pm
G.R. Toscana Outdoor - FB/G.R.ToscanaOutdoor
Info and reservations (requested): tel.+39 371 582 1381 - g.r.toscanaoutdoor@gmail.com

 

ZAMPA IN CAMMINO
A pleasant and lively walk with your four-legged friends to the springs.
18 september
h 9:30 am / 1:00 am
Lucrezia Pesci - FB/lucreziapescieducatricecinofila
info e prenotazioni (richiesta): 347 6808861 

 

WALK THROUGH HISTORY AND CULTURE TO THE CASTELLACCIO OF AQUILEA
Guided excursion to the old church of San Leonardo and commemeration of the battle 1944.
24 September | Lucca
9:30 am / 12:00 pm
Comitato paesano di Aquilea
Info and reservations (requested): tel.+39 349 2824472 - comitatopaesanoaquilea@virgilio.it

 

Find other PROPOSALS for daily excursions, also without any reservation, or more days with the professional operators of the area

 

Don't forget to send your best photos to the FIE PHOTO CONTEST 2022 Oltre il confine, the first national amateur photo contest, organized by the Italian Hiking Federation - FIE for photos taken during group and individual hiking activities.

To stimulate your curiosity and search for wider horizons it is necessary to look inside yourself beyond the line of simple sensations, to the deep of your soul. Oltre il confine / Beyond the border means looking beyond the image captured by a photographic lens, because a photo can stop the magic of a moment and make it eternal.
Excursions, nature photography, villages and mountain culture, discovering hidden art are the proposed themes.
Each competitor can submit 20 photographs per theme, by 31 October 2022 in JPEG format on the FIE platform of the competition: fiemediacenter.it
For information: info@fiemediacenter.it

A specialized jury will select the winning photo for each thematic category, chosen among the 20 finalists.
The finalist photos, with mention of the winners, will be published in a photo book, on the FIE website and social media and those of the FIE partners and in the FIE 2023 calendar.
The competition is sponsored by Mobilità Dolce - AMODO
Partners of the competition are: Italian Touring Club, Italia Nostra, Borghi Autentici d'Italia, Yallers.

 

 

Last update September 7, 2022
Modifications and corrections can be requested by writing an email to redazione@turismo.lucca.it