Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Lucca

Come and experience Lucca and its history, cathedral and monuments. This walkable city is known for its biking, cafés and opera houses. Take in top local attractions like Church of San Michele in Foro and Palazzo Pfanner. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Lucca

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Lucca a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tenuta del Buonamico (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Parco Avventura Sospeso nel Verde (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Fattoria del Teso (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Pinocchio Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Piccolo Mondo (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Parco Giochi Bim Bum Bam (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lucca

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lucca is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lucca Botanical Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Oak Tree of Pinocchio (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Massaciuccoli Lake (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Orto Botanico di Pisa (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Giardino Scotto (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Spiaggia della Lecciona (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Lucca

The nearest airport is in Pisa (PSA-Galileo Galilei), located 11.3 mi (18.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Florence (FLR-Peretola), which is 34.9 mi (56.2 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Lucca Station, Lucca San Pietro a Vico Station and Lucca Ponte a Moriano Station are the main stations in the area.

How many vacation rentals are available around Lucca?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 4,718 house rentals around Lucca. From 1,070 Villas to 1,572 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Lucca is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Lucca?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lucca:

  • Monte San Quirico: 110 vacation rentals
  • Santa Maria del Giudice: 22 vacation rentals
  • San Lorenzo a Vaccoli: 36 vacation rentals
  • Pontetetto: 57 vacation rentals
  • Pisa City Centre: 145 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Lucca?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Lucca. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Guinigi Tower: 5,997 home rentals
  • Lucca Station: 5,980 home rentals
  • Lucca Center Of Contemporary Art: 5,991 home rentals
  • Lucca City Hall: 5,993 home rentals
  • Basilica di San Frediano: 5,987 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lucca listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Lucca?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,070 Villas in Lucca. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lucca include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,572 lodging choices
  • Houses: 1,417 lodging choices
  • Farmhouses: 141 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Country houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lucca?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2,188 vacation homes with pool available in Lucca.

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