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Photo: Lucca Amphitheater Square - Picture by Karl Borg

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Photo: Lucca in autumn - Picture by Luca Passoni

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Photo: Lucca walls - Picture by Karl Borg

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About Lucca

Lucca Amphitheater SquareAs displayed in Lucca pictures, the historic centre of Lucca has been perfectly preserved over the centuries. Narrow streets branch off in Medieval Lucca, surrounded by tree-lined walls dating back to Renaissance.

Once the city defensive walls surrounded by a moat, nowadays the tree-lined Lucca walkway is the perfect spot for a delightful stroll and for taking suggestive pictures of Lucca, something not to miss in any season you visit this Tuscan city.

From the top of Lucca walls you can photograph the panorama of Lucca, whose skyline includes churches, palaces and towers so numerous in Medieval times, just very few have survived to date like the Guinigi Tower, its rooftop garden is another panoramic spot overlooking most of historic centre.

Must-see places in Lucca are the Piazza Anfiteatro, an old Roman Amphitheatre, and the Duomo di San Martino, Lucca's Cathedral holds interesting works of art such as the Volto Santo, said to be have been sculpted by Nicodemus, and the Ilaria del Carretto's memorial sculpure.

A photography website about Tuscany can not highlights the Lucca Photo Digital Fest, the most important photo event in Tuscany taking place in Lucca between November and December. The international festival includes several photography exhibitions taking place in different historical palaces of the Tuscan city.

If you're planning a weekend stay in Lucca, don't forget to go sightseeing Lucca surroundings, you can visit top attractions of Tuscany like Barga, Ponte del Diavolo (Devil's Bridge) and Pisa, a few kilometers far away from Lucca.


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Photographers in Lucca

- Karl Borg (see all Karl Borg's Tuscany pictures: Siena Pictures, Pisa Pictures, Florence Pictures, Lucca Pictures)

- Paolo Brunetti (see all Paolo Brunetti's Tuscany pictures: Maremma pictures, Chianti pictures, Coast Pictures, Orcia Pictures, Lucca Pictures)

- Luca Passoni (see all Luca Passoni's Tuscany pictures: Pisa pictures, Siena pictures, Florence Pictures, Lucca Pictures)

- Andrea Pucci (see all Andrea Pucci's Tuscany pictures: Florence Pictures, Lucca Pictures, Pisa Pictures, Islands Pictures, Coast Pictures)


Lucca Sightseeing

Lucca Walls
Lucca Guinigi Tower
Amphiteater Square (Piazza dell'Anfiteatro)
Lucca Cathedral of St. Martin
- Volto Santo or Sacred Countenance
- Volto Santo or Sacred Countenance
- Tomb of Ilaria del Carretto, Jacopo della Quercia
- Last Supper, Tintoretto
Church of San Michele in Foro
Church of San Frediano

 

Must See Places near Lucca

Massaciuccoli lake - Torre del Lago (Puccini's house) (28 km)
Orrido di Botri (15 km)
Pisa (25 km)
Devil's Bridge (Ponte del diavolo) (22 km)
Collodi - Pinocchio park (15 km)

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