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Walking Tour and Exploration of Lucca
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This city square is built on an ancient Roman amphitheater situated in the heart of Lucca's historical center.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oval shape” (18 reviews)
“souvenir shops” (16 reviews)
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Lucca, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had Spagetti Carbonada - got sick 45 min later. My wife had pasta with pesto. Our two kids had pizza marguaritas. The waitress forgot our sons order. The piazza is a great place but the food was not good on this occassion on the restaurnt...More

Thank dahlos2003
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After a long day this is the place in Lucca to have a nice wine, pasta and... chill. We had a local paste pesto and Spaghetti pomodore #20 in the Sun. And loved it!

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A nice piazza with lots of interesting shops and restaurants. There are no cars allowed, so it is very pleasant to just wander and enjoy the atmosphere.

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 4 days ago

This relic of a Roman amphitheater is interesting in its' oval shape for a piazza, the interesting yellow-shaded buildings, and great people-watching. Certainly touristy, there is a mix of locals that do come through the piazza on their daily business. Be aware that you will...More

Thank Angelo S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is pretty and knowing the history here helps to put it in perspective. The restaurants and bars are okay. More geared towards the tourists and expensive.

Thank Vickie_Bernie
Reviewed 6 days ago

I love Lucca, and this is for me, the best spot. Lots of small shops, cafes, and restaurants. Good spot to relax, and watch the procession of humanity.

Thank Eugene F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This square was designed by the architect Nottolini in 1830. He demolished some of the buildings that were in the centre to create the square. Great place these days to grab a drink or a meal in One of the many restaurants encircling the square.

Thank Wendy w
Reviewed 1 week ago

a bit hidden square but really nice, it is one the symbols of tuscany i would say, there are bars as well but the prices are probably a bit higher

Thank Katarina E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst this is a tourist hot-spot, when you sit outside at one of the restaurants for food or drinks, you feel as if you are in a different world - peaceful and tranquil. Strange! A delightful setting where you can relax and watch the world...More

Thank rfi30
Reviewed 1 week ago

We usually ended up here late afternoon and at the end of the night for a drink and some people watching. The weather made it a great place to sit and watch the world walk by.

Thank London1953
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14 April 2017|
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Response from Christopher T | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I hope I am not too late with this. We travelled by car so cannot comment on the public transport other than to say that I know others who have used trains without problems. The main Piazza are both worth a visit, as is... More
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Angela6519
4 September 2016|
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Response from Salvin0 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, thank you for asking the questions. I can only give you what my wife and I enjoyed, having stayed in Lucca for one whole month. First of all, Best non-tourist place to eat is outside the ancient walls. Catch a taxi or... More
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