Lucca Guide

Everything you need to know about visiting Lucca, Tuscany written by our local experts.

Cycling in Lucca - The Best Routes to Ride in and Around Lucca

Cycling in Lucca, as in most of Tuscany, is a tradition and a popular way for locals to commute around the city. Almost everyone has a bike to move around town or to travel to nearby areas. So, if you are looking for things to do in Lucca, we highly recommend exploring the cycling paths and surrounding areas by bike.

From biking on Lucca’s Walls to climbing the Tuscan hills, there is a perfect ride for everyone, whether you are a beginner or a more experienced cyclist looking for an adventurous ride. In this article, you will find all the information you need to start planning your route.
Events In Lucca – The Best Cultural Activities, Traditions, Celebrations and Festivals

From traditional and religious-related celebrations, to music festivals and comics fairs, Lucca has lots of events to offer throughout the year. Every season has its peculiarity, and if you are thinking about visiting Lucca, it is worth knowing if something interesting is happening while there.

Where To Eat In Lucca - Our Top Picks

Lucca, like every other Italian city, has its local traditions when it comes to food. Typically Tuscan cuisine is simple and easy to prepare, you’ll find lots of dishes are soups made of cheaper local ingredients such as cavolo nero (black kale) and fagioli all’occhio (a local variety of beans).
On the other hand, Lucca is well-known today for its fine dining and elegant restaurants that reinterpret tradition, offering a contemporary experience.

In this guide, we've put together a range of options Lucca has for your visit, from traditional eats to fine dining – these are culinary experiences that we highly recommend.

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