Natural and Green Itinerary

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Natural and Green Itinerary trough Garfagnana area to be done

by motorbike

The route runs in about 93 km in total one day trip

Route : Lucca – Fornoli – Bagni di Lucca – Pendolina Waterfall


1° Stop Fornoli

We arrive after 35 min in about 28 km at the 1st Stop in Fornoli

Hamlet under municipality of Bagni di Lucca

It stands on the Lima River near the confluence of the Serchio


Here we find the Ponte delle Catene or Chaines Bridge built by

Engineer Lorenzo Nottolini

Natural and Green Itinerary

Ponte delle Catene


Nottolini Ing

2° Stop Bagni di Lucca

Direction bagni di Lucca in only 5 min or 3,7 km from Fornoli

Famous its thermal bath there are still many establishments here

today thermal bath with water at 54 °

We suggest to visiti : Royal casino the first casino in Italy built

from 1838 – 1839

Villa Fiori and Academic Theater

Interesting to visit the Demidoff Chapel

The Russian prince Demidoff wanted to build an Hospital to welcome

the poor in need of spa treatments

In addition to the hospital he also built this chapel that reminds us

the forms of the Pantheon in Rome

Palazzo Buonvisi belonging to the Family from Lucca and hosted

illustrious personalities : Francesco redi Vittoria della Rovere George Gordon

Byron and Jack Frank Edward Stuart

3° Stop Pendolina Watrfall

In 20 min about 16 k you will arrive at the 3rd stop Pendolina


Reachable from the main road in 30 min

Suggestive it is possible to admire it especially after several

rainy days you will be in the heart of nature

The Itineray can also covered by car or for those who love cycling in one day trip

The road are safe wide and with some part by foot

The route can also be covered by car or for those who love cycling in one day

The roads are safe wide and involve some walking