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Via Francigena stage 6, from Lucca to Siena

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Eight-day trekking adventure through ancient Tuscan roads and traditions

Stage 6 is one of the most beloved sections of the itinerary, you will see the beautiful city of Lucca with its walkable walls, the towers crowned with hanging gardens and the picturesque amphitheater square. Lucca is undoubtedly an ideal place to start your adventure.

Then, venture into the typically Tuscan landscape: cypress trees and hills, farmhouses and vineyards, the towers of San Gimignano and those of Monteriggioni Castle nestled amidst charming river parks, white roads, and picturesque villages.

Finally, make a stop in the neighborhoods of Siena and its striking shell-shaped Piazza, where the famous Palio takes place and where pilgrims can savor the sweet success of a completed journey.


Prices include

  • 7 Nights in double room in **/*** hotels , B&B and agriturismi with breakfast
  • 2 dinners
  • Luggage transportation from hotel to hotel
  • Official guidebook, App
  • Pilgrim Passport
  • Medical and luggage travel insurance
  • 24h phone assistance

Supplemental charges

  • Transfers to the starting location and from the arriving location of the tour
  • Lunches and dinners, if not otherwise stated
  • Visits and entrance fees - tips
  • Personal expense
  • Possible sojourn taxes
  • Everything that is not mentioned in the "Prices include" section

Meeting point



  • DAY 1: arrival in Lucca.
  • DAY 2: from Lucca to Altopascio by train. Walk from Altopascio to San Miniato, 29 kilometers. Elevation Gain: +250/-115 meters
  • DAY 3: walk from San Miniato to Gambassi Terme, 24 kilometers. Elevation Gain: +400/-220 meters
  • DAY 4: walk from Gambassi Terme to San Gimignano, 13,5 kilometers. Elevation Gain: +350/-350 meters
  • DAY 5: walk from San Gimignano to Colle Val d'Elsa, 12 kilometers. Elevation Gain: +287/-222 meters
  • DAY 6: walk from Colle Val d'Elsa to Monteriggioni, 16 kilometers. Elevation Gain: +287/-222 meters
  • DAY 7: walk from Monteriggioni to Siena, 20 kilometers. Elevation Gain: +300/-250 meters

and no-show policies

  • Cancellation at least 31 days before starting date: 50 Euro per booking (handling fee);
  • Cancellation between 30 and 21 days before starting date: 30% of total amount;
  • Cancellation between 20 and 11 days before starting date: 50% of total amount;
  • Cancellation between 10 and 4 days before starting date: 75% of total amount;
  • Cancellation within 3 days before starting date: 100%.


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