- Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Free Cancellation
- Duration: 2 Hrs
Departure Time :
9:30am morning tour, 2:30 afternoon tour
Departure Details :
St Martin Cathedral, Piazza Antelminelli, 55100 Lucca LU, Italy
Return Details :
Piazza Napoleone, 55100 Lucca LU, Italy
Cancellation Policy : For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
Join a specialized guide to bring the Middle Ages to life for childrenwith this 2-hour kid-friendly tour of Lucca. Walk inthe footsteps of the manypilgrims who visited during the Middle Ages to venerate the wooden crucifix called the 'Volto Santo' (Holy Face).Visit the historic Zecca (Mint) where a replica of the coins used in that period will be minted for you. Attempt to discover the secrets concealed in the facades of churches.Have some gelato at the end of the tour.
Ideal choice for families
Multiple departure times and locations available
Step back in time on a history tour
Private guide for a more personalized experience
Fully narrated tour
Led by a local guide
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This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Lucca's Duomo (Cattedrale di San Martino), Lucca, Province of Lucca, Tuscany
Meet your guide near the Cathedral of san martino in the historic center of Lucca to begin a kid-focused walking tour of the city's Middle Ages sights and history. Start at the Cathedral of san martino, where the beauty of the colors and the intricacy of the designs of its exterior will dazzle you as they did the pilgrims who flocked to Lucca for centuries. Animals, flowers, tales of saints, and a labyrinth will greet you before entering the Cathedral where the ancient wooden crucifix called the 'Volto Santo' (Holy Face) is contained. Through the inquisitive eyes of your child, you will discover all the intriguing legends and miracles associated with these symbols.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Museo della zecca, Lucca, Province of Lucca, Tuscany
Head for the historic mint where, before your very eyes, replicas of the ancient coins of Lucca will be produced and each child will receive one as a Medieval souvenir. The historic Mint is one of the oldest in Italy (operating since 650 a.C.)
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: San michele in foro, Lucca, Province of Lucca, Tuscany
At the Church of San Michele (Saint Michael), more investigative work awaits. Attempt to uncover the secrets hidden in its spectacular faade, including stories of mythical animals and ancient legends.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Via fillungo, Lucca, Province of Lucca, Tuscany
Stroll through the historic center and charming streets of Lucca, such as Via fillungo and Via Santa Croce, where you and your children will learn to 'read' the faades of the tower houses that once belonged to the wealthy merchants of Lucca.
After so much work and mystery, it's time for a well-earned gelato break - and of course, only the best gelato in town will do.
Duration: 40 minutes
Entrace fees to the Cathedral and to the Mint
Entry/Admission - Lucca's Duomo (Cattedrale di San Martino)
Entry/Admission - Museo della Zecca
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Near public transportation
Transportation is wheelchair accessible
Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
Most travelers can participate
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate