di Alfeo is positioned on the slopes of mount Elto in a beautiful
panoramic position 15 kilometers north of the famous city of
Lucca. Domazzano (pop. 200) lies 250 metres above sea level
and is surrounded by hills dotted witholive and chestnuts trees.
It's most important monuments are two beautiful Romanesque Churches
of the Xll sec . S. Donato and S. Lorenzo that dominate the
village and mark the starting point for a visit to the fortifications
of the Gothic Line on the Elto mountain.
Il Borgo di Alfeo is an oasis of tranquillity from which to
visit the famous sites nearby.You can walk or bike the surrounding
hills and for equestrians, there is a stable at Bagni di Lucca,
20 minutes away. Also Bagni di Lucca are the famous thermal
baths and not far away nature lovers will be thrilled by the
chasm of Orrido di Botri in a protected park and wildlife area.
The historic cities of Florence and Pisa are not far away and
Lucca can be visited every day.
The sea with its beautiful beaches is at 30 km. Drive (Viareggio).
In July and August, you will find village celebration offering
local produce, and music.
The winter months, can be fun at Abetone, an exellent ski resort
an hour's drive away.
Car : necessary. Distances: Pharmacy 2 km.; Local grocer 2 km.;
Restourant 3 km.; Supermarket 8 km.; Lucca 15 km.; Pisa 35 km.;
Abetone 50 km.; Florence 70 km.