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“Tree-topped tower”
Review of Guinigi Tower

Guinigi Tower
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Lucca Montecarlo and Wine Tour by Minivan from Pisa
Ranked #3 of 114 things to do in Lucca
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Owner description: This tower is easily recognizable: it has a leaning tree growing out of its top.
Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Tree-topped tower”
Reviewed August 2, 2014

This tree-topped tower was definitely worth climbing. It wasn't a difficult climb (no narrow stairways to navigate) and the view from the top was lovely. It's quite unique with the trees that grow at the top. It was a fun stop and only took the kids about 5 minutes to walk up.

Visited July 2014
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Kokkedal, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
“Great view of Lucca”
Reviewed August 2, 2014

Having been in hundreds of towers and high places, it is quite hard to be fascinated about another. But we liked the view being able to see the entire innner city not to speak of the many etrusian roofs.

It was not that hard to get to the top and plenty of apace on the stairs most of the way. It can be pretty crowded upstairs, bht I think it is worth the 4 euros.

Visited August 2014
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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“Wonderful View”
Reviewed August 1, 2014

I'm not all that keen on heights, but it was worth facing my demons for the stunning views of this beautiful city!

Visited August 2014
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San Francisco, California, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
“Fun tower”
Reviewed August 1, 2014

It doesn't take long to climb, but we really enjoyed the view from the top! It was cool to see the city of Lucca from above. Definitely stop by here if in Lucca!

Visited June 2014
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“Worth the climb”
Reviewed July 30, 2014

Th first half of the climb is up a staircase and the rest up steps and balconies fixed within the walls. At least one fairly fit 85 year old managed it without particular difficulty. Great views from the top.

Visited July 2014
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