Le mura di Lucca, Lucca

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Walk the tree-lined Le mura di Lucca for a bird's-eye view of the medieval city of Lucca. The high, Renaissance-era walls feature more than 4 km (2.5 mi) of landscaped embankment circling the historic city center. Walk or bike around the circumference, stopping to admire the intricate design of the seven fortified gates. Consider bringing a picnic to one of the many open green spaces with views of the city. PutLe mura di Lucca into our Lucca trip itinerary app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • We visited Lucca in June this year and took our young dog, Alfie, along for the ride. Having an hour or so to spend before lunch, we took advantage of the accessible city 'walls and were pleasantly...  more »
  • I've walked the walls each time I've been in Lucca, in 2015, 2016 and 2019 and always enjoyed the experience. Technically the walls are a city park which may be the reason why they’re so beautiful. A....  more »
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  • We walk around the walls several times during the week we stay in Lucca every September. A great opportunity for exercise and a great opportunity to take photographs of this beautiful and ever changing walled city. Depending on where the sun is it can look very different from the last time you walked the walls Watch out for runners and tourists on bicycles!
  • We spent a morning walking around the walls. The walk is superb with plenty of room on the walls which are paved all the way round. Getting on and off is accessible for everyone with good ramps and steps at may points all the way round. The trees provide plenty of shade and there are lots of benches all the way round to rest.

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