Giacomo Puccini

Giacomo PucciniThis itinerary takes us through the very suggestive places where the famous composer Giacomo Puccini lived and which were a source of inspiration for the writing of some of his very famous works.

Meeting with guide and visit to:
Lucca with the many landmarks so dear to the composer. His native home now a museum, Casa natale museo Puccini (admission fee), the historical Caffè Caselli, meeting place for musicians and scholars
Torre del Lago with the villa in which Puccini composed his most famous works
Viareggio, with the beautiful seafront boasts some of the most striking buildings in Art Nouveau, amongst the many is Caffé Margherita a favourite of Puccini’s

An alternative itinerary to Viareggio is a visit to the house- museum in Celle Puccini (admission fee) the native town of the Puccini family (it can only be reached by mini bus).