Carrara Marble Tour Small Group from Viareggio

Viareggio, Italy
Carrara Marble Tour Small Group from Viareggio

From $145.11

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Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 4 hours
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


See a side of Tuscany that many visitors miss—and discover one origin of the region’s artistic heritage—when you book a small-group tour to the Carrara marble quarries. Within view of the Apuan Alps and home to famously pure marble (which was once used by sculptors the likes of Michelangelo), the quarries are still functional today. Go on a behind-the-scenes tour to learn how the stone is sourced. Complement your trip with a visit to the village of Colonnata, where you’ll taste its famed lardo: cured pork fat.
  • Enjoy a one-of-a-kind outing when you tour the Carrara marble quarries
  • See where artists like Michelangelo sourced their precious marble
  • This small-group tour offers a personal way to explore the scenery
  • Visit the village of Colonnata to taste its prized culinary delicacy

What's Included

  • Expert tour guide for the quarries
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • Piazza Giacomo Puccini, 1
    Piazza Giacomo Puccini, 1, 55049 Viareggio LU, Italy

    At the entrance of the Hotel Principe di Piemonte

Start time

10:00 AM

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect


45 minutesAdmission Ticket Not Included

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 5 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Operated by Come See Italy - Day Tours

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.


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