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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Plus you can see the internal mechanism of the clock. I happened to be heading down when the bells started ringing! Thank goodness. Not crowded like the Torre Guinigi with the same view except you will see the Torre Guinigi from up high!

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The highest tower in the medieval Lucca was acquired by the local government in the 15th century to house the public clock. It is open for visiting and you can admire the mechanism of the clock and enjoy the beautiful views over the city.

Thank Borzov
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We paid for the guinigi tower and got this tower for a few euros more and we actually preferred this tower. The views are amazing and the clock mechanism is fantastic, the bell actually went off whilst we were up There and it’s very loud.

Thank adrian-73
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Torre delle Ore offers a stunning panorama of the city from its top, and also some insights into the history of Lucca and the clock. You can also check out the clock mechanism.

Thank tatasz
Reviewed 2 September 2018

I am one to never do this stuff because it always cost money, but for only a few Euro's it was worth it. I believe the climb is only around 270 steps so it's not too bad - pretty easy! When you get to the...More

Thank ggak
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Every time while visiting a new city, I love to find ways to get above the city. I like to see everything from above, see what I'm working with! So my husband and I climbed to the top. We are in good shape so this...More

Thank Carson T
Reviewed 4 August 2018

The views from this tower are great and the climb is not horribly strenuous. my wife and I are senior citizens and managed just fine. But know that the bells ring on the hour and I think on the quarter hour. If you want a...More

Thank jmikula
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Having bypassed the Guinigi Tower due to the queue we came across this little gem. €4 each and well worth it. Climbing the narrow stairs their are posters with the history of the tower and you see parts of the old clock mechanism. It is...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2018

it was worth the walk up and the lady taking the money at the entrance was very friendly and helpful.

Thank AGKerry_Ireland
Reviewed 24 July 2018

this tower with a clock inside has an interesting history behind, which is very well explained on posters while you clime on.

Thank SanFran111
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