Torre del Lago is placed next Giacomo Puccini Villa and offers tourists an ecological navigation service to visit Massaciuccoli Lake. It belongs to S.Rossore’s Migliarino natural park which is protected by WWF and LIPU. In fact there are many specimens of non-migrant and migrant birds that come into the lake to nest. White Herons, ashen Herons, Italy’s Knights etc. are only just few species you could admire in the lake.
The basin has also got a rich and very coloured flora; in fact you could just find different kinds of plants such as eucalypts, white poplars, alders, tamarisks, water-lilies etc…If you require in advance you could stop in Massaciuccoli old village; here in fact you could do birdwatching along the shores of the Lake and admire the rests of the old Romans’S.p.a.
Navigation service is made by three modern motor-ships with all the comforts to receive until 200 passengers. If you like fishing and taking photographs you could just rent a safe boat or pedaloes.
Next the shipping you could also visit Giacomo Puccini villa and be present at his works’representations in open-air theatre.
BIRDWATCHING LIPU MASSACIUCCOLI OASIS
The oasis promenade is pleasant and interesting and you could also do some excursions to the lake with a ferryboat, little boat or a canoe. LIPU Massaciuccoli OASIS has got a centre to visit a little naturalistic museum and two observations show-rooms to see the environment and the fauna. Overnight stay is possible in the guest rooms of the visits Centre with 17 accommodations. In front of the Centre there’s a little parking to receive about twenty cars.
Oasi birdwatching LIPU
tel. 0584 9755677
Chiarore reservation is open all the year to the public, all days (since 09.00 am to 07.00 pm).
The guided Tours for groups or students are to be booked at the visits’centre, which is accessible also to handicap carriers.