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Interesting history

Short walk from Lucca. Very interesting historically and the fact it runs to Pisa 7.5 hours walk... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PaulaCM66
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Mornington, Australia
Super walk into the country

We found the start of the acqueduct just behind the station and followed it for several kilometers... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lesley W
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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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Via Tempietto, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Short walk from Lucca. Very interesting historically and the fact it runs to Pisa 7.5 hours walk away.

Thank PaulaCM66
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found the start of the acqueduct just behind the station and followed it for several kilometers into the countryside. Tourist office were totally useless in helping us find it - fortunately my maps.me app had the path on it. If you're really keen you...More

Thank Lesley W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

10 minutes walk outside the walls of Lucca. An early 1800 construction that provided the city with fresh waters from the mountins far away. The tower is closed but....a very thrilling and fascinating place with a wonderful view on top after climbing the dangerous stairs...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

We headed out on foot on too hot a fall day and while I was impressed with the aqueduct, I think we would have persevered if it was a cooler day or we were on our bikes. We didn't get far enough to marvel at...More

1  Thank Marianne D
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

There is a trail under the old aqueduct that you can walk. If you have a car, you can drive up to and climb up to the aqueduct. It is interesting to see, but not a must see.

1  Thank Steve S
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

A good path for walking or cycling runs along this aqueduct for about 5 miles before turning towards the hills towards Pisa. Good chance to get up close and personal with the countryside and architecture as well as locals at the free water taps along...More

Thank Della C
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Incredible feat of engineering, a must for those who visit Lucca but I suspect most people don't even know about it! We had a wonderful walk along the path under the aqueduct then along the course into the hills. Superb piece of history & in...More

2  Thank ScotlanRob
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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Even though I have previously lived in Lucca, I did not know of this fantastic structure. Wow!! What an impressive piece of architecture and building! And a lovely walk into the local hills too! Starting from behind the station, the walk into the hills and...More

2  Thank Glenn L
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

As most people on here have stated this truly is a hidden gem. If the weather is cloudy this is a brilliant walk out of the city . Once you reach the end of the aqueduct just follow the path of the piping up the...More

1  Thank Steve A
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

A really interesting walk with a group of friends. The aqauduct is a staggering construction and spans a significant distance. Worth a full afternoon to visit and walk through the gorgeous surroundings

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Response from Glenn L | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Ride through the streets of Lucca until you reach the aqueduct, then take the path running along it. There is one large road to cross - which has a bridge. You may need to carry bikes over the bridge. When you reach... More
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