Lucca Comics & Games

Lucca Comics & Games is a fair dedicated to comics, animation, games (role-playing, board, card), video games, and fantasy and science fiction imagination. It takes place in Lucca, Tuscany, spanning the days between October and November. Considered the most important Italian event in the sector, it ranks first in Europe and second in the world, following Tokyo’s Comiket.

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Mountain biking on Monte Serra

Mountain Biking: The 6 Must-Try Trails in the Monti Pisani The Monti Pisani offer several possible routes to explore on your mountain bike: paths of varying lengths and difficulty levels. These routes in our province are a must for all mountain biking enthusiasts (Information taken from the website

Piaggio Museum

The Piaggio Museum was inaugurated in March 2000 in the premises of the former tooling workshop, one of the oldest and most fascinating buildings of the industrial complex in Pontedera. This is where the company established its production starting from the early 1920s. The museum was created to preserve and enhance the historical heritage of one of the oldest Italian companies, aiming to reconstruct the events of Piaggio and its territory, retracing a long stretch of Italian history marked by economic transformations, cultural shifts, and industrial development. This is achieved through the exhibition of its most famous and representative products and the rich documentation preserved in the Historical Archive.

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Pontedera and the Tuscan cities: a wealth of discoveries

If you’re in search of cultural adventures, Pontedera is the ideal base to explore some of the most enchanting Tuscan cities. Just 20 minutes away, you’ll find Pisa with its famous Leaning Tower and charming historic center. Take a stroll along the Arno River and admire the architectural treasures of this historically rich city. Other easily accessible destinations from Pontedera include Florence, with its artistic masterpieces and rich cultural heritage, Lucca with its medieval walls and hidden gems, and Volterra, an Etruscan city with a fascinating history. Plan day trips to immerse yourself in the art, architecture, and gastronomy of these cities, returning to Pontedera to relax and enjoy the tranquility of the Hotel.

Excursion to the San Rossore Park

The San Rossore Park, located a short distance from Pontedera, is a true paradise for nature enthusiasts. This expansive area offers multiple opportunities to explore and enjoy the unspoiled beauty of the Tuscan landscape. Visitors can choose to hike, bike, or horseback ride along well-marked trails. Along the way, you can admire ancient woods, lakes, sand dunes, and a variety of flora and fauna. Don’t forget to bring a camera to capture the breathtaking views and encounters with wildlife. An immersive nature experience awaits you in the San Rossore Park, where you can relax and recharge your energies.

Teatro Era: a show for all tastes

The Teatro Era in Pontedera is a cultural gem that offers a wide variety of shows and events. From theatrical performances to film screenings, concerts to artistic performances, there is something for every taste. With a rich calendar of events, Teatro Era is a must-visit for those seeking high-quality artistic experiences. Whether you’re a theater enthusiast, a cinephile, or a music lover, Teatro Era will provide you with unforgettable evenings. Check their schedule and book your tickets to secure a front-row seat for an exciting show.

A journey into the world of Tuscan wines

Tuscany is renowned for its fine wines, and Pontedera is the ideal starting point to explore the wineries and savor the best wines of the region. One option is a visit to Tenuta di Ulisse, a renowned vineyard that provides a unique experience. You can stroll through the vineyards, learn about the wine production process, and taste a selection of exquisite Tuscan wines. Experienced sommeliers will guide you through the diverse flavors and provide fascinating insights.