Carrara marble quarries and Lucca

Day Trips & Excursions in Italy

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After meeting the driver departing to Carrara, famous in the world for the pure white marble quality, we reach Fanti Scritti where passengers start the visit at the open air marble life museum. After an amusing visit (free entrance) passengers could take a seat on the local Jeep tour company (duration approximately 70 minutes, cost € 10,00 p.p.) they will visit the largest and unique scenery of the white marble quarries where Michelangelo got the white marble blocks for his masterpieces. Then drive to Lucca and visit of the old walls ring with possibility for lunch in one of the famous trattorie. 4pm drive back to the port
8am departing from the port of Livorno or la Spezia, drive to Carrara on full comforts minivan and English speaking driver that could enjoy the drive time with his personal and knowledgeable commentary on local history, art sites, food and wine specialties. Visit of Carrara Marble Quarries and the open air marble activity museum (free entrance) option for Jeep Marble Tour (admission tickets on site € 10,00 per person) 11.15 departing to Lucca. Time for lunch in a local trattoria (not included) after lunch free time for passengers in the old city centre and visit at the old city walls system and sites Duomo, the Roman Amphiteathrum and the open air market. 16.00 drive back to the port (Livorno or La Spezia)

What’s included

  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks