Lucca was founded by Etruscans with traces of a pre-existing Ligurian settlement and became a Roman colony in 180 BC. The rectangular structure of its historical centre preserves the Roman street plan, and the Piazza San Michele occupies the site of the ancient forum. The city is known for its fantastic medieval city walls that still encircle most of the historic old town. Some popular places in Lucca include Guinigi Tower, St Martin Cathedral, Walls of Lucca, San Frediano Basilica, Serchio and many more.
The city's beaches and other beautiful water bodies can be visited and explored on boat cruises and sailings and tourists can discover some of the city’s hidden gems on visits to botanical gardens and wildlife in theme parks and amusements. On walking and biking tours in Lucca, visitors can view some of the most magnificent architectural builds through the most enchanting pathways in Lucca. Ancient grounds and several famous landmarks in the city can also be visited and explored on sightseeing tours as well as cultural and historical tours.
Amongst the numerous tour options in the city are the day trips and excursions from Lucca that provide tourists with the option to tour through cities and towns close to the city. Visitors also have access to the convenient airport and other city transfers that provide them with stress-free logistics within the city. These tour activities and several others are available on Tripindicator, after careful selection on the best tour packages based on user ratings and feedbacks, available at very affordable prices compared to other tour agencies.
Enjoy and learn the ancient and organic methods of Tuscan DOC wines and extra-virgin olive oil by the owner of one of the most popular producers of wine in Lucca. This tour will give you the opportunity to savour red and white "colline lucchesi" wines combined with mouth-watering bruschetta with extra-virgin olive oil, whilst admiring the stunning...Read more
Discover Lucca like a local: on two wheels! This small group bike tour is a fabulously fun and flavorsome introduction to Tuscany’s most underrated city. Your knowledgeable local guide will lead you on a 3 hour tour through the tree-lined boulevards and pretty church squares of Lucca, into popular local cafés and delis to discover the city’s...Read more
Discover the beautiful Italian towns of Siena and San Gimignano on this 10-hour tour. Two medieval villages in a day with a special wine tasting in a local winery. Guided and non-guided options...Read more
To live like a local is to eat like a local! And we’re going to show you how to drink and dine like they do in Lucca, with a dash of history thrown in along the way. Sweet bread, sheep’s cheese, prosciutto, salami, olive oil, wine, beer, cappuccino… what more could you want on a yummy Italian food...Read more
If you are travelling with your family, in a small group, or individually, share the experience of a guided tour of Lucca’s historic center with others. It is an interesting and economical way to discover the wonders of the...Read more
Experience the best travel stories for yourself! Join a local expert and uncover hidden gems on this Lonely Planet Experience powered by Urban Adventures. The flavors, the aromas, the colors, and the smiles are all part of life in Lucca. Learn more about the city as you sip your way through narrow streets and Medieval squares. Artisan beer, local...Read more
Take a day out of your Lucca vacation to visit Florence and the Chianti region, and immerse yourself in Renaissance artwork and renowned wine. You will be leaded by van in the historical center to see monuments such as Florence Duomo. Tour finish on a high note with wine tasting at a Chianti winery. The perfect way to finish your...Read more
This tour takes visitors back in time to the early renaissance when Lucca as a thriving republic created the city as can be seen today. We view the walls and note the different timing of various construction dating back to the city’s founding in the time of Julius Caesar.
As we walk along the streets of Lucca, the guide will share...Read more
this tour will allow you to travel the entire route of the walls in total comfort and relax on a Break-style carriage drawn by a beautiful horse, which will take you to admire the historic center from more than 10 meters...Read more
Through the "Drive the Vintage" tour it will be possible to have a timeless experience that blends the classic Italian style with the typical beauty that only the Tuscan countryside can offer ... Get on board our vintage Fiat 500 cars to discover the real Tuscan landscapes, traditions, colors, and flavors. What are you waiting for- Call your...Read more
Private Direct Transfer from Forte dei Marmi to Rome. Drop off can be in Rome Airport or city. Pick up at your accommodation. Private service just for yourself. Private a/c small vehicle up to 8 passengers. English speaking driver. Free WiFi on board our vehicle. Free water on board our...Read more
Come enjoy the “city of a hundred churches” on this 2-hour walking tour. This magical city of Lucca is made of fortress style architecture from the 16th and 17th centuries. Unlike most cities, Lucca is a peaceful and slow-paced place, where you can relax on your tour. Starting at Amphitheater Square, you will learn about how it was built...Read more
Experience a relaxed afternoon in the Chianti area with a visit to a boutique winery and enjoy a guided Chianti wine tasting along with a visit to the birthplace of the ingenious artist Leonardo da Vinci, which is surrounded by stunning views over vineyards and olive groves. Savour the tasting of our selection of Chianti wines, together with...Read more
Explore one of the most beautiful and stunning Italian landscapes in the world. The Cinque Terre, “Five Villages”, is a UNESCO World Heritage site with an enchanting coastline, with rare flora and small villages that hug the coastline. You’ll have the opportunity to take incredible photos of the Italian Riviera while travelling by bus, boat...Read more
Today we will take you to the famous Wine Region of Bolgheri where some of the best wines in the World are produced. We will visit 2 wineries, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Between the two wineries we will stop for lunch in the tiny and charming village of Bolgheri, simply one of a kind! A day away from big crowds, away from the...Read more
This is a prefect tour for first time travellers visiting this Region. You will have the chance to admire the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa, and spend most of the day in Florence, one of the most beautiful cities in the World. Along the way our driver will provide tons of information about the area and our lifestyle while crossing part of the...Read more