Things to see and do - Sarzana
Sarzana Travel guide
Sarzana : Michelin's recommendations
This Liguria town, 16km northwest of Carrara, was once an advance base of the republic of Genoa in Tuscany and a rival of Pisa. Its numerous old buildings, such as the cathedral and Sarzanello fortress, bear witness to its former importance.
Tourist attractions Sarzana : Things to see and do
Via Alla Fortezza I - 19038 Sarzana
It is on a height to the north-east of the city and was built in 1322 by Castruccio Castracani, the condottiere of Lucca. It has deep moats and massive curtain walls and is a curious example of military architecture. From the keep there is a magnific..
Via Nicoló-V I - 19038 Sarzana
The cathedral of Sarzana has a magnificent retable in finely sculpted marble from 1432 by Riccomani. In the chapel to the left of the chancel there is an arresting crucifix, a masterpiece of Romanesque painting, Guglielmo of Lucca in 1138. Finally, i..
Via Sobborgo Emiliano 24 I - 19038 Sarzana
A 5-minute walk from Sarzana's 14th-century Cathedral and Fortress, Albergo La Villetta is located in the city's historical centre. It offers functional en suite rooms and free Wi-Fi in public areas. With tiled floors and a cooling fan, all rooms at..
Via Boettola 2a traversa I - 19038 Sarzana
Featuring a vast garden, traditional restaurant and snack bar, La Scuderia offers air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi. Located 2.5 km outside Sarzana, the hotel is right next to a horse-riding stable. With a floor-to-ceiling window opening onto th..
Via Variante Aurelia 34 I - 19038 Sarzana
Located a 10-minute walk from Sarzana Train Station, Hotel Al Sant'Andrea is 3 km from the A12 Motorway. It offers free parking and a restaurant serving Ligurian specialities. All air-conditioned, rooms at Sant'Andrea feature colourful furniture and..