Kids in Lucca: Stepping Back in Time to the Middle Ages

A stroll in the past

Piazzale Giuseppe Verdi, 55100 Lucca LU
Private tour


Active Months

Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec, All

Active Days

Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun, All


Italian, English

Suitable for

Children. The guided tour requires the presence of an adult


Accompanied by a local guide, stroll through the historic centre of Lucca, walking in the footsteps of the multitudes of pilgrims that visited during the Middle Ages to venerate the “Volto Santo” (Holy Face). Visit the the historic Zecca (Mint) and get one of your coins minted! After that, you can attempt to discover the secrets concealed in the façades of the churches, the hidden and mysterious symbols in the Church of San Michele and in Cathedral San Martino, which will unveil stories of mythical animals and ancient legends.
After the exploration, the best gelato in Lucca awaits you!

Suggested equipment

Comfortable sportswear


Guided tour of Lucca’s old town
A taste of the best gelato in Lucca

Not Included

Admission ticket to the Mint of Lucca Museum (6€)

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Highly capable and specialized, Turislucca’s local tourist and naturalist guides will be glad to share with you the passion they nurture for their land and job. Their tours are planned in a new, dynamic, and highly enjoyable way, and they will not fail to amaze you.

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