HIGHLIGHTS OF THE Historical Villas of Lucca Group Tour
1. Visit of Villa Torrigiani and Villa Reale
2. Discover the Hidden Tuscan Treasure: the charming countryside of Lucca
3. Admire the Elegant Mansions of rich noblemen of the past
4. Explore the Best Villas of Tuscany
Along the valleys of Lucca and in the plain of Monte Pisano we’ll admire the beautiful country villas. Most of them were summer residences of noble Italian families and are real examples of different architectural stiles in Tuscany.
We’ll visit the most famous: Villa Torrigiani and Villa Reale and we’ll remain delighted by the view of their interior design as well as their elegant gardens garnished by lovely sculptures.
*Villa Torrigiani, amazing 16th century villa, in which the baroque ornamental elements are harmoniously clustered with the original architecture. The main alley with magnificent cypresses make a perfect opening of the spectacular villa with a suggestive multicolored facade and its garden with fountains and water jets throughthe delicate scent of numerous varieties of ornamental plants.
*Villa Reale, the historical villa of the timeless elegance and refined charm, was the favourite of the Duchess of Lucca and Napoleon’s sister Elisa Baciocchi who was also enchanted by its amazing 16 hectares estate with numerous refined gardens and botanic rarities.
DETAILS OF THE TOUR:
Dates & Times: Every Wednesday and Saturday (3:00 pm – 6:30 pm)
Season: All year round
Weather: This tour runs rain or shine
The Price Includes: tour leader and transport *(Tickets for the Villas are not included)
Meeting Point: Central location in Lucca. More details will be provided after booking.
THINGS TO NOTE:
** Bookings made 72 hours before the tour are considered valid only if re-confirmed and authorized.