On a visit to Lucca you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Lucca. These places are what Lucca is all about. These must see places in Lucca will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Via S. Andrea, 55100 Lucca, Italy
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Torre Guinigi is the most important tower of Lucca, Tuscany, central Italy.
This tower is one of the few remaining within the city walls. Its main feature is hanging garden on the roof of the Torre Guinigi.
This tower is one of the few remaining within the city walls. Its construction in bricks and decoration by coats o...
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Piazza San Michele, 55100 Lucca, Italy
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Church of San Michele is mentioned for the first time in 795with the title ad foro since it was built in the ancient Roman forum.
The church is ideally as well as physically in the heart of the ancient Roman town. It is a basilica with three aisles, transept and semicircular apse; the nave is supported by arches resting upon mono...
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Etnea Street, Lucca, Italy
This street takes its name from Garfagnana’s Fillongo Castle. A stroll here is a perfect way to explore the allure of the old Lucca. Even if you don’t want to enter the number of important places on the street, observe them from outside while you walk. When on this unique street, the places to visit are:
Palazzo Manzi- a patrician home...
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Via dell'Arancio, Lucca, Italy
10:30 am - 06:30 pm
Highest tower overlooking the city of Lucca, the construction of the structure dates back to 14th century. The tower is 164 tall and survives unlikely to the other 130 towers of Lucca. Built as a part of a home for a rich family for purpose of protection and a symbol of power and wealth, this tower houses a clock which runs on an old mechanism and ...
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Piazza dell'Anfiteatro, 55100 Lucca, Italy
The amphitheatre to host the traditional gladiatorial shows and games was built in the second half of the 1st century A.D. This archaeological treasure houses number of building built since then including the work of famous architects like Lorenzo Nottolini. It was renovated and rebuilt multiple times and the proofs of which were discovered in the ...
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Passeggiata delle Mura, Lucca, Italy
09:30 am - 07:00 pm
Lucca's monumental mura (wall) was built around the old city in the 16th and 17th centuries and remains in almost perfect condition due to the long periods of peace the city has enjoyed. Twelve metres high and 4km long, the ramparts are crowned with a tree-lined footpath that looks down on the centro storico and out towards the Apuane Alps.
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Via degli Asili, 33, 55100 Lucca Province of Lucca, Italy
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The construction of Palazzo Pfanner dates back to 1660. Passing down to different noble families that kept on adding to the construction and beauty of the place, the last family that it belonged to was the Pfanner. The Palazzo is still the property of the Pfanner family, who, starting in 1995, has undertaken the demanding work of improvem...
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Piazza San Frediano, 55100 Lucca, Italy
The church of San Frediano in Lucca is mentioned for the first time together with its monastery in a document dated 685.
The basilica lies in the northern part of Lucca between via Fillungo, the main road axis, and the walls; after the Duomo it is the largest Lucchese church complex.
The interior is divided into three aisles with a roof supported b...