Montecarlo is a small architectural jewel between Lucchesia and Valdinievole which is worth visiting.
Montecarlo is a small architectural jewel between Lucchesia and Valdinievole which is worth visiting. Due to its unique location, Montecarlo offers interesting landscapes; It rises on a hill that dominates the surrounding area giving a truly unique landscape: this beauty will mesmerize you and then take some time to relax and enjoy the show.
The imposing walls that surround the city are another reason for the visit. The walls are preserved in good condition and can be visited.
Another reason that can lead you to visit the hamlet of Monte Carlo is the wine and food. For wine and oil enthusiasts this is an obligatory stage. Famous and appreciated the white wine Montecarlo that can be tasted in the city or following the path that crosses the production area by visiting the cellars located along the "Wine and Olive Oil Trail of Lucca and Montecarlo" that attracts many tourists.
If you want to know the tradition of Montecarlo's vintage and its long wine history, you can visit the Wine Museum at the Enoteca La Lavagna Club for free. The museum is provided with photographic and descriptive testimonies with tools from that time that tell from the grape harvest to its bottling.