Where: The location of the farmhouse
We are in a hilltop village called Aquilea, 11 km from Lucca, in the beautiful countryside in the north of the city and it has a stunning view of the mountains: it faces the vale of Valdottavo and the peaks of Appennini.
It's the ideal place to relax and to go for lovely walks both on foot and by bike. It's therefore ideal for families and or small groups of friends in love with nature with the mountain bike or for motorbikers looking for peace and quiet.
Lucca with its monuments and its famous walls, is only 20 minute away.
The famous Ville Lucchesi with their extraordinary parks are only a few km away, and can be reached in about 15 minutes.
Nearby cities and locations: Pisa, Florence, Versilia and Garfagnana
Pisa, Florence, Siena and Volterra can easily be reached in less than an hour by motorway.
It takes the same amount of time to get to Alpi Apuane and the famous marble caves of Carrara, that offered Michelangelo the marble for his masterpieces.
In about 30 minutes you can easily reach the Ponte del Diavolo, in Borgo a Mozzano, the Spa in Bagni di Lucca, Barga with its beautiful cathedral.
Going north you can discover the untouched Garfagnana.
For those who love caves we suggest a visit to the Grotta del Vento and the Antro del Corchia within short distances.
It takes 40 minutes to go to Viareggio or Forte dei Marmi, ideal places for beach and night life lovers.
The Cinque Terre offer a unique and magic scenary with its untouched bays and its blue sea are only an hour away and can also be easily reached by train.