Il borgo 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.


For reservations in Italian language telephone n°0039 0583 835595
e- mail: ilborgodialfeo@libero.it