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Reviewed 2 days ago

Remaining intact walls of Italian pre-Kingdom. Intact. No compassion can be found in the whole Italy. Must visit and experience. Mura Urbane, 4200-meter long, curtain of the Wall 12-meter high, 30-meter thick, 11 bastions. Full of history, beckoning of exploration on foot or bike.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MTGS-Borgo
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you only do one thing in Lucca, it must be to walk or bicycle around the entire circuit of the walls. This extraordinary 16th/17th construction was converted to a public park in the reign of Principessa Elisa, Napoleon's sister. It gives wonderful views of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mitchell S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing sunset even it's almost winter! Great view from the walls and Tuscan mountains. Nice place to meet dogs!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank marinalegroski
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful way to see Lucca! The wall is high and very wide so you can ride bikes, walk, run, take a small picnic and sit on one of the many benches - it’s a great1 1/2 hour activity. For us, we took...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful to walk around the old city walls. But there is now also a parkrun every Saturday morning at 9.00, run by an enthusiastic and very friendly volunteer team, for the more energetically minded.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Simon G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked or cycled everyday during our entire vacation in November. The weather was sunny and warm for autumn. A fantastic round trip of the wall is approximately 4.2 kms... the scenery is beautiful with ever changing landscaping and vista to the Old Town and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tweedie888
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This a place to stroll around the wall city, sit and watch the cyclists, walkers and joggers; have a picnic or read a book. Relaxing any time of day in good weather.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank docbob0707
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The walls go around the entirety of the old city of Lucca and the top surface has been laid out as leisure areas, with a cycle/walking/running surface, seating and picnic areas. Walking or cycling around the wall enables you to see the city at roof...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank thebellsarechiming
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely city, and the daily walks on the Wall were a great way to find and explore the city overall...taking different exits to different areas of the xity, to find new places to explore, to locate pieces of historical buildings and sights, to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Maureen C
Reviewed November 8, 2018

We took a leisurely Autumn stroll along these wide walls, amid joggers, cyclists and other tourists, it was glorious! Pausing for a coffee, overlooking the cathedral, and then lunch nearby, before completing the scenic circuit of just over 4km.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Frances84
June 30, 2018|
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Response from drphibes20 | Reviewed this property |
You have 3 options. 1. By train which is the easiest way, about 25 minutes away. 2. By bus, a little longer and not as comfortable but the cheapest way or 3. The way I recommend, a little more expensive but just so... More
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LaurelHV
January 25, 2018|
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Response from L3323KZrebeccaw | Reviewed this property |
About €6 for three hours!
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Linda C
October 2, 2017|
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Response from 251WayneB251 | Reviewed this property |
At least 2 bike hire places located close to the entry/exit points of the wall. Easy to spot in such a small town.
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