Lucca the greel hills and coast of Lucca tourist Guide details
the Lucca's hills, If you visit Lucca you must have a nice
walk along the green hills and mountaing of the Garfagnana.
only 60 Km from Florence, Lucca boasts an enormous historical,
natural and artistic heritage.
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Historic town with notable monuments mainly contained in
the magnificent Piazza del Duomo and also important centre
for the artistic working of marble. Marina di Pietrasanta
is located on the sea front and is a renowned seaside resort
with elegant villas, hotels and sport facilities set amid
the greenery. Famous nightclubs and discotheques available.
A renowned summer festival at the open-air theatre Versiliana
is held in the summer featuring a wide variety of entertainment.
Nearby, in the 'village of Valdicastello it is possible
to visit the native home of the poet Carducci.See also: Marina
Historic town with important monuments such as the collegiate
church of Maria Assunta (13th cent.) with the 14th cent.
bell tower and the 7th cent. Benedictine Abbey; nearby
is the hamlet of "La Pieve" with the ancient
Romanesque church founded in 816 a.D. The resort of
Lido di Camaiore: is situated along the seaside in the
greenery of parks and gardens with a characteristic
terraced. more details
The origin of this town dates back to the third cent. B.C..
At a few kilometres in the hilly hamlet of Massaciuccoli
are the ruins of Roman villas and thermal baths dating
from the 2nd cent. From the hills breath-taking views
of the coastline with its luxuriant pine woods.
Official site of the municipality of Massarosa comune.massarosa.lu.it/
This district contains the most beautiful peaks of the Apuan
Alps and it is an ideal base for a wide variety of excursions
for mountaineers, rock climbers and speleologists; for mountain
walkers a good number of easy footpaths leading to huts
are also available. To be visited in the town is the Parish
Church of Santa Maria Assunta (13th cent.), remarkable example
of Romanesque architecture, whereas an interesting Museum
of the Resistance Movement is found in Sant' Anna.
Important marble centre situated 6 Km away from the coast
in a populated plain surrounded by an impressive range
of mountains rich with marble, from which emerges Mount
Altissimo. Characteristic in the area are hand made
objects like statuary, and others. Worth visiting are
the Medici Palace and the Romanesque church of San Martino
(Pieve della Cappella) situated on a hill overlooking
Seravezza, a few kilometres away from the village of
Around Lucca Camaiore Capannori Altopascio Pescaglia Pietrasanta
Porcari Camaiore Massarosa Montecarlo Villa Basilica Torre del Lago
Puccini Garfagnana mountaign bagni di Lucca Barga Lucca
charming country hills