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CULTURE IN TUSCANY

The place that was the source of inspiration for painters, composers and writers. One of the fullest itineraries which initially takes Serchio’s cycle lane towards west until the coastal zone is reached. After a break in Marina di Vecchiano beaches for a quick swim or simply for a lunch stop in the bars, we cycle through the cycle street of the pine forest alongside the beaches, which conducts us to Torre del Lago. From here, we can easily reach Massaciuccoli west lake side, where the private accommodation of Giacomo Puccini is located.   This wonderful villa, fully decorated...

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PISA

An enchanting journey in the Tuscan countryside until the leaning tower city This special itinerary, which connects Lucca to Pisa through the Tuscany countryside (and has been the witness of many consumed battles in defence of both territories), starts from Lucca’s centre and twists alongside River Serchio.   Along the trip it will be possible to discover myths, tales and rivalry which have always divided the two cities. After cycling beside quiet country sideways, we will arrive to Piazza dei Miracoli, in Pisa. The name of the square (square of the miracles) it’s bond to the Italian...

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A DAY ON THE BEACHES OF TUSCANY

On the trail of the most beautiful beaches of Tuscany inside the most wild and unspoiled Natural Reserve of the region. If you choose this tour, you will have the opportunity to visit the beaches loved mostly by the Tuscans. We will leave in the morning from our headquarters together with our tour leader: you will visit the Natural Reserve of Migliarino; afterwards the tour will continue though a cycle path, completely immersed in nature and only a few metres away from the sea. You will discover the beaches of Vecchiano, Torre del lago, Viareggio, Pietrasanta, Forte dei Marmi and Marina...

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CASTLES ROAD

Discovering the medieval Castles into the Tuscany countryside around Lucca. This fascinating itinerary will lead you to the discovery of medieval castles in Tuscany, just a few kilometres away from the centre of Lucca. The first castle is the “Castello di Nozzano”, to reach it you take the cycle lane of Serchio’s River, a pleasing ride into nature.   Once arrived, you will be able to relax near the alleys of the village, to visit the Castle or simply sit at the village café.. The trip continues along gorgeous country sideways until “Castello di Ripafratta” is reached, positioned...

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ON THE WALLS OF LUCCA AND THE NOTTOLINI AQUEDUCT

An itinerary which allows you to travel through history via Lucca’s architectural curiosities.  To understand the techniques that have been used by the local people through time to get drinking water, it’s essential to take an introductive ride around the Lucca city walls which surrounds the historical centre of the city. Thanks to the vigilant presence of Nottolini’s Aqueduct, the journey continues along a suggestive path; a lovely country cycle lane where you have the chance to appreciate Lucca’s cultivations too, where it’s easy to encounter grazing cattle. The building of the...

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THE VILLAS OF LUCCA

Searching for ancient houses of prestigious aristocratic families in the fertile valley of Lucca, between vineyards and olive groves. The majesty of these impressive private dwellings built during the XV and XIX century still dominate Lucca’s hills. The prestigious families that formed part of the local bourgeois loved to spend the scorching summers outside the Lucca City walls. Therefore, they built their own summer residences in the hillside near the city, where the temperatures were more benevolent, thanks to the countless olive and grape orchards too. These houses still are true...

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LUCCA’S HILLS

Discover the most beautiful hills of Tuscany between vineyards and olive trees cultivation. The various landscapes of Lucca allow its visitors to enjoy fantastic country roads too, easily accessible with e-bikes and therefore appreciate incredible country views throughout the year. The whole tour is enjoyed in total carelessness thanks to the desired choice of cycling following silent sideways and totally safe cycle lanes, where the participants are completely relaxed and carefree. It is possible to stop by and take some photos during the journey, admiring various country glimpses...

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NATURAL PARK

Saddle up on your bike to visit the protected area of Tuscany’s vastest coastal lake. A one day beautiful excursion that immediately amazes for its easy realization. Just a few steps away from the Lucca city walls, we will follow the cycle lane which runs next to River Serchio. Cycling towards the west side of the river, we’ll arrive to the charming village of Nozzano, ideal place to relax first and to admire both its story and the charming view of most of the valley. Continuing along country sideways, we will reach the panoramic terrace of Balbano’s Mount, from where it is possible to...

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WINE TASTING

To sample the best Tuscan wines and cycle in the picturesque country roads This tour gives the possibility to acknowledge Lucca’s wine production, which boasts exceptional wines in Tuscany. We offer several types of excursions that you can choose from, and they’re all equally suggestive. This half-day tour allows you to visit local farms just a few kilometres away from Lucca’s centre and once arrived you’ll be able to relax amongst the vineyards and taste the local production brands. We also offer a day-long itinerary where suggestive medieval villages can be visited: they are surrounded...

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LE VIE DELL’OLIO

The olive oil and a panoramic Tuscan experience mixed into the wonderful trip  The olive groves that follow along this path are the true gems of the excursion. This itinerary develops next to the plain of Lucca. Since the beginning we can appreciate majestic artworks such as Nottolini’s aqueduct; we carry on through charming country sideways until one of the most suggestive villages of the entire area is reached: Sant’Andrea di Compito. This is an antique medieval village famous for its pure water fountains, where the “Festa delle Camelie in Fiore” occurs during springtime (Blooming...

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