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extends into pisa

This is a wonderful place to walk /bike. Thee are great water sources along the way and the water... read more

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Kyle S
Ideal for a morning cycle

Best tackled in the morning when you can make use of the shade, this remarkable piece of... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place to walk /bike. Thee are great water sources along the way and the water is potable.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We were in Lucca and I had heard of the aqueduct so wanted to have a look. It is situated to the rear of the train station in Lucca. Built in the mid 1800s ( I think), it is certainly an impressive structure of some...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Scott K
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Best tackled in the morning when you can make use of the shade, this remarkable piece of engineering is well worth exploring. You have to be prepared to lug the bike up some steps over the dual carriage way, but the rest is fairly straightforward....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Amethyst627
Reviewed 17 September 2018

A great diversion from the non-stop food-fest that a trip to Lucca can quickly become. We started at the cistern end and walked the length. A very nice walk with several EXCELLENT water sources along the way - locals were filling baskets on one-liter bottles...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Kenster1001
Reviewed 9 September 2018

An amazing piece of architecture, just a short walk from Lucca. You can also get a great photo from the top of the tower.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 19chelsea70
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Early one morning we decided to walk along the aquaduct (we had already cycled along some of the arches) from the last arches up past the various cysterns and up to the golden Latin words. We continued to walk up along the construction and wished...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank dewitteseep
Reviewed 1 June 2018

I would recommend if you are going to head to this place, be sure to drop into the tourist information centre beforehand so they can arm you with a map and give you precise directions to it. We got lost en-route and couldn't find it!!

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Andy_loves_a_pint_
Reviewed 10 May 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PaulaCM66
Reviewed 29 April 2018

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

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 26 April 2018

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

Date of experience: April 2018
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Response from glennl880 | 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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