Ristoro del Cavaliere
The simple life of the countryside
Go exploring during your stay!
Welcome to Garfagnana region, north of Tuscany, in the province of Lucca. Immerse yourself in the green lush landscape of this region between the Apuan alps and the Tuscan Apennines. On the banks of the river Serchio lie various charming villages surrounded by green forests where you can take relaxing strolls, after having eaten to the most exquisite traditional dishes of the area.
The lake is located in the township of Minucciano, along the road that leads from Gramolazzo to Piazza al Serchio. It’s crystalline green waters reflect the image of Mount Pisanino, the highest mountain of the Apuan alps. On its banks, you will find some picnic tables where you can take a break, recuperate and enjoy a snack.
Equi Terme and Grotta del Vento
Marble mountains, springs, caves, lush vegetation, this is the idyllic excursion for nature lovers. The grotta del vento is one of the most beautiful caves in Europe. Take an exciting tour in the Tuscan hinterland and discover an extraordinary variety of morphological features . This area was discovered in 1898, it was explored in 1929 and was opened to the public in 1967.
One of the most beautiful medieval towns in Italy is found at only a 19kms distance from us : Barga Located on a hill north of Tuscany, a few kilometres from Lucca, Barga offers a spectacular view of the surrounding mountains. You will fall in love with its red tile rooftops and historic architecture. In the last few decades It is has become a centre for many concerts and various artistic manifestations
Lucca is definitely a unique city, it’s defining feature is the defensive wall surrounding the city. The wall dates back to the sixteenth century and is still intact; it is 4km long and only interrupted by some points of entry. It is an impressive sight to be seen. The wall has become an area of recreation, take a stroll or bike along the bike path under the cool shade of the poplar trees that border the gravel road.
Parco Avventura Selva del Buffardello
Add some variety to your holiday and visit Parco Avventura Selva del Buffardello and take part various sporting and outdoor activities, spend a fun filled day being active while being surrounded by nature. For info: Parco Avventura Selva del Buffardello