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Guinigi Tower

Via Sant'Andrea 45, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 583086
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This tower is easily recognizable: it has a leaning tree growing out of its top.
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  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Via Sant'Andrea 45, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 583086
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tower is the best one because of the trees growing on the top. The climb is safe and provides a panoramic view of Lucca and the countryside and surrounding mountains.

Thank Gianna_Busso
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although you might get number of stairs, don´t be. At the end it is totally duable and it is worth it!

Thank Michel W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I proposed to my wife at the top of this tower 6 years ago. She and her family were vacationing in Italy and I decided to surprise her by being at the top of the tower on one knee. I arrived at Lucca the day...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Simple thing to do if yo're in Lucca and need to kill som time. It's a little climb up som stairs, but not an issue. You don't need to be super fit. The view from the top is great, but there are many tourists here...More

Thank leivjorg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a long staircase up, not for the faint hearted or those with hip or knee problems! Great views from the top all around the town and beyond.

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Steps weren't an issue. Only negative was that they don't control the amount of people allowed up at a time. It became quite squashed and was hard to get back down as more people were coming up.

Thank cmcd90
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We did this outing as a two part ticket, we also did the botanical garden the previous day on the same combo ticket. You can also buy a ticket for both towers and or botanical garden and save on cost. The climb takes about 10...More

Thank Will M
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth the climb! Amazing view over Lucca and the city wall! The trees on top are so nice!

Thank Rudolf v
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The walk up the stairs of Guinigi Tower is surprisingly easy and absolutely worth going up to for the wonderful view of the city.

Thank GJune44
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Not for those afraid of heights. A LOT of stairs to the top but it is an amazing view! We bought the tower/garden/bell tower pass which was nice.

Thank Kim M
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