Francigena route: the unmissable sites


In its stretch of Lucca, the Francigena route goes along the coast, climb up to the hills, then goes down again to Lucca and continues to the plain until Altopascio, the ancient monastery of the mighty knight monks of the Tau Order. Along this route, there are absolutely not-to- miss places, where to stop a bit more to know the history of the route and its more contemporary aspects.

Towards the European Forum of Cultural Itineraries

The routes, the program, the hospitality, the events to know the places of the European cultural itineraries in Lucca.

Author's houses

Artists and scientists who have always maintained a strong link with their homeland are the guides of this journey to discover landscapes of   time.

The via Francigena, one road, many roads

Street trade, road of faith, the Via Francigena in Lucca through pesaggi and everyday life.

The town of hundred churches

Small and large churches alternate with civil architecture, open onto squares and courtyards, tell hundred and hundred years of history of the town.

September 2017

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