Caffè di Simo
Torre Civica delle Ore
Break from the boutiques of Via Fillungo with a hike up the 207 wooden steps of Lucca's 13th-century clock tower – at 50m tall, the...
Chiesa di San Michele in Foro
One of Lucca's many architecturally significant churches, this lovely Romanesque edifice marks the spot where the city's Roman forum...
Fire the romantic in you with a stroll around this beautiful 17th-century palace where parts of Portrait of a Lady (1996) starring...
This buzzing local behind Piazza San Michele since 1960 is easy to spot – come noon look for the crowd packed around two tiny tables...
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Lonely Planet review
For a respite from the sun's glare, immerse yourself in the chic Liberty (art nouveau) interior of Lucca's famous coffee shop. Its cakes are masterpieces.