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What to do in spring wants to indicate an alternative route with a

jump in the Middle ages to do by car or motorbike

The itinerary starts from Quiesa – Massarosa direction la Rocca in

Borgo a Mozzano – Sant Cristina – Tower of the Bargiglio

The Fortress

The Fortress or in italian La Rocca in Borgo a Mozzano can be reached in

about 50 min 37 km

The Fortress is our first stop and it is a Village on rock outcrop placed in the

narrowest point of the valley that look the Lima Stream

It dates back to the times of the Suffredinghi famaly given to them around

thousand from the Bishop of Lucca

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Saint Christina

Santa Cristina located 5 km far away from the previous stage at about

546 mt above sea level altitude

Beautiful panorama walk hiking shoes useful to stop for a stop in the 

open air to eat sandwiches in front of the Church 

Wattle Tower

It is located under the municipality of Borgo a Mozzano in the hamlet of Cune

Here you can admire the heritage of San Bartolomeo and arive to the ruins of the 

Tower or la Rocca

It is also called “Eye of Lucca”

The view is 360 °the round building and tomorrow the whole valley

Serchio. You will able to see the peaks of the Apuan Alps the Piane 

di Corfino Montalfonso Castle and Castiglione Castle

It was a signal tower










Bargiglio Tower

Restaurants along the way

What to do in Spring ? You can stop at the Valle Verde restaurant in Piano

della Rocca with excellent pizzas or appetizers

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